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  1. Tsh

    Directing MFA : NYU vs. Columbia

    I am now faced with a very difficult decision to choose between the directing MFA programs at NYU and Columbia. I am constructing my own research and spreadsheet, but I'd love to hear other perspectives. Please let me know what you think!
  2. gotenda

    Different personal statements for different universities?

    Hello, graduate school hopefuls! This may come off as a dumb question (I'm sorry), but are you all making different personal statements for each University? I am currently applying to NYU and Columbia University (both MFA in Filmmaking / Directing), and had initially made different personal...
  3. C

    Columbia treatment

    Hello, I kindly request for some advice from the people who were admitted to Columbia University about the film treatment. How did you manage to fit it into the one double spaced page as required? I've been cutting mine short to make it fit in the one page but its challenging.
  4. Patrick Clement

    Columbia University - MFA - Fall 2018

    Opening this thread for applicants. Questions, concerns, application status, interviews, nerves, how babies are made, winning lottery numbers, .
  5. B

    Prompt Inquiry - NYU & Columbia Film MFA

    Hi there everyone! I've been a lurker on here for a little while and I've finally decided to post on here, as I will (hopefully) be applying this fall! First off, I would like to say that this website is amazing, especially for a confused existential-crisis ridden wreck like myself. Seriously...
  6. TeN

    accepted portfolio submission at CalArts and Columbia U

    Hey all, Apologies if this is the wrong place to post this or if promoting your work isn't allowed on this subforum. I'm not sure how many people here check the StudentFilms.com page, so I wanted to share the film I just posted on there: Melancholia Imaginativa I thought it might be helpful for...
  7. Operator

    Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema at Brooklyn College

    Thought I'd start a post about Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema at Brooklyn College. On the tracking sheet it's just myself and one other person who applied. I got my interview invite today via email. "I hope that this email finds you well. I am pleased to inform you that we have reviewed...
  8. Chris W

    Columbia College Chicago - Cinema and Television Producing (MFA)

    This thread is for the general discussion of the Film School Columbia College Chicago - Creative Producing (M.F.A.). Please add to the discussion here.
  9. Chris W

    Columbia College Chicago - Cinema and Television Directing (MFA)

    This thread is for the general discussion of the Film School Columbia College Chicago - Cinema Directing (M.F.A.). Please add to the discussion here.
  10. Matt Ramphele

    Help me decide! NYU or USC for sitcom writer (Columbia pending)

    Hey Kids, so I'm a South African screenwriter (specialising in sitcom) and I have no idea what to pick! I have received a fellowship from NYU (full tuition) and I've received the George Lucas Scholarship from USC ($25 000 out of $60 000) and, as an international student, I only have six months...
  11. Chris W

    Columbia College Chicago - Cinema Art + Science (B.A. & B.F.A.)

    This thread is for the general discussion of the Film School Columbia College Chicago - Cinema Art + Science (B.A. & B.F.A.). Please add to the discussion here.
  12. seok

    Hi from Malaysia

    Hey guys. Just wanna say hi and thank you to everyone who shared their experience and wisdom in this nerve wracking pursuit. I am from Malaysia am looking to do MFA in directing/writing. These are schools I'm sending my application to: 1. NYU 2. Columbia 3. Syracuse 4. Columbia College Chicago...
  13. Columbia University's School of the Arts

    Columbia University's School of the Arts

    In 2022, Columbia University SOA was ranked by U.S. News & World Report as the no. 6 best global university. Its Bachelor of Arts in Film and Media Studies Program combines film studies with hands-on filmmaking laboratories. Alumni include director Anna Boden (Captain Marvel, Half Nelson) and...
  14. Chris W

    Columbia University's School of the Arts

    This thread is for the general discussion of the Film School Columbia University - Screenwriting/Directing (M.F.A.). Please add to the discussion here.
  15. Chris W

    California College of ASU (formerly Columbia College Hollywood)

    This thread is for the general discussion of the Film School Columbia College Hollywood. Please add to the discussion here.
  16. granados_1111

    Columbia University MFA Fall 2016

    Hello everyone! Application deadline is on the horizon and I wanted to create a thread for all of us interested in the Columbia MFA film program. Please share any tips or opinions you have heard and I hope we can meet next fall in NYC!
  17. eggparanoia

    AFI (Screenwriting) vs Columbia (Directing/Screenwriting) - Fall '15

    Hey all, I'm in the fortunate quandary of having to decide between AFI and Columbia in the next two weeks. AFI seems like a great place for people who know they want just writing for two years -- and to be where the action is. Columbia seems like a great place for people who want more of the...

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