1. The Top 10 Scholarships for Film School

    The Top 10 Scholarships for Film School

    Film school is expensive. For many future film students, financial aid is a necessity when it comes to attending film school. Luckily, there are plenty of scholarships available to undergraduate and graduate students that make studying film feasible. In addition to general scholarships and...
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    The Filmmaking Matrix

    I LOVE that moment that happens after you watch all of the footage for a particular scene - all the bits and pieces... All the random moments... Even parts between takes or things out of context that everything comes together and you see the whole picture like Neo in the Matrix. Solving the...
  3. Asheville School of Film offers Part-time, Evening, and Weekend Workshops

    Asheville School of Film offers Part-time, Evening, and Weekend Workshops

    The Asheville School of Film is the ideal place for locals and those seeking a supportive community to learn filmmaking, or to hone areas of the filmmaking craft. We are lucky to have a growing film industry in the Southeast and hope to provide a foundation for interested youth and second career...
  4. NLegger

    Admitted After Interview London Film School - MA in Filmmaking (FA 2019)

    First time applying. The interview was done via Skype with one of the professors. They try to really have a conversation with you about why London, if you're able to handle the school, details about your work, and whether or not you can work in a team/are a team player.
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    Pitch your Short to Filmaka and if you win, BASF will give you $15,000 to direct a short film.

    15 Minute Pit Stops In 2025, it will only take 15 minutes to recharge your car. In these circumstances, what would you do with those 15 minutes to recharge yourself while you recharge your car? Send in your pitches for a 3 to 5 minute original short film that tells the story about a future...
  6. Kathrynegarrido

    Admitted After Interview UNCSA - Filmmaking 2019

    First time applying. Was notified of acceptance via email. Portal does not update upon acceptance. Had to write an essay on campus and read it during the interview. The interview was in person.
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    Choosing the best MA Filmmaking Program for Documentaries. Goldsmiths or UCL?

    Hi! I'm shortlisted for a full-time scholarship award in the UK and now I have to pick the postgraduate program I would like to join. I'm keen on programs that focus on documentary filmmaking and so far I've narrowed down to 2 choices: Goldsmiths (MA Filmmaking--Screen Documentary Pathway)...
  8. TheWaywardFest

    Call for entries: The Wayward Festival

    Hey guys – it’s great to meet y'all. I just wanted to let you know about The Wayward Festival. We are dedicated to providing a platform for “outside the box” storytelling, with an emphasis on diversity and inclusivity. Our fest is 7 days of Hollywood fun – with online streaming, if LA is too...
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    Summer Filmmaking/Screenwriting Programs

    Hi! I was wondering if anyone knew of some reputable and fun summer film production and/or screenwriting intensives for summer 2017. I'm 18 years old and will be graduating my senior year of high school in two weeks. I'm very interested in filmmaking and screenwriting and am looking for a 1 to 2...
  10. I did a thing - and you can too!

    I did a thing - and you can too!

    My last post was all about the develop, prep and shooting of my short film. For Heads/Tails process, the next phase has been our crowdfunding campaign. For most creatives, this is without a doubt, raising money can be the most nerve wracking aspect of the project. In my case, I know exactly how...
  11. So you've been denied to grad school, now what?

    So you've been denied to grad school, now what?

    It's nearly the end of March and for the second year in a row, I have not received any acceptances for the MFA screenwriting programs I applied to. Of the 4 programs, currently I have two denials, one interview, and one I have not heard anything from. So now what? First, I admit to myself that...
  12. Confederation College

    Confederation College

    Confederation College’s Film Production two-year diploma program provides a comprehensive overview of virtually every aspect of film production including directing, scriptwriting, lighting, cinematography, editing, art direction, production design, sound mixing, and the business of film. With a...
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    One month intensive filmmaking course ?

    Hey, I want to apply to a one month intensive filmmaking certificate in London. So far I saw the one at the Central film school and at the London film academy. I wonder if anybody has any advice about them or if you know any other similar courses in London (or even in any other place) I'll...
  14. University of Central Arkansas

    University of Central Arkansas

    MFA Program The M.F.A. program is a three-year, full-time, highly structured program. Students complete two years of full time course work before they begin the thesis project in the third year. MFA Highlights One of the lowest tuition rates in the country for both in-state and out-of-state...
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    Non-Degree filmmaking program

    hi, I'm from India. I was planning on enrolling for the One Year Conservatory Filmmaking Course at the NYFA, NY campus. I've done some research and have read some reviews. I've noticed people calling NYFA a scam. Now I'm worried because I cannot afford any Graduate programs as that would mean...
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    Midlife Crisis

    I will be 35 years old in two months.....and I am in a Midlife Crisis. Upon a quick Google search I realize that the average age of a person experiencing a "midlife crisis" is around 40 so many would say, "HELL NO BRO, you still got like 5 years!" To be honest at first I was a little bummed...
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    help choosing what to study

    I am planning on venturing into the film career field mostly focused on CGI,VISUAL EFFECTS , ANINATION ETC but I cant figure out where to start since I recently finished high school. I was wondering if studying a degree in fine arts majored in digital arts will set me in the right direction to...
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    Sarah Lawrence College's Filmmaking, Screenwriting & Media Arts Program

    Are you a current student at Sarah Lawrence College studying in the Filmmaking, Screenwriting & Media Arts Program? Tell us what you think! If you're a prospective student, post your questions here!
  19. Marie Huffman

    Google Glass Filmmaking For Students - has anyone heard about this?

    So I saw this post about testing the Google Glass for filmmaking: They actually lent each of the five participating schools three pairs of Google glass that costs $1500 each. Do we have students from American Film...