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A new feature we've just implemented is a Most Helpful Positive and Most Helpful Critical Reviews block on a film school's review page similar to how it is done on sites such as Amazon:
The block will only display if there is both a helpful positive review AND a helpful negative review (and...
I created a new Interview Questions forum to have a place for all the... interview questions that people have. :)
I also renamed the Application Interview Acceptance forums to just Application Year Threads to avoid confusion. Is that a...
I've revamped the Film School Lounge forum by using thread prefixes to categorize the different thread types.
The lounge is for instructions and fun threads to pass the time while applying to film school and or waiting to hear back from...
I've added a general "Application Materials Description" to the tracker as I think it will be helpful to other people to see a general description of what people submitted. What writing prompts they chose or what portfolio option they did... Etc...
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A new feature has been added today... Now when you review a film school in our film school database you can select if you would recommend the school or not:
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I'm happy to announce the following great new features on the site. Enjoy!
In addition to a list of similar threads at the bottom of posts, now when you post a new thread it will show a list of other threads that may be similar to what you are about to post in case you want to...
New feature... you can now easily toggle into dark mode for night reading by clicking the LighBulb 💡 icon in the top right (on desktop)....
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I added the 2021 categories this morning to get ready for the next year's batch.
2,621 applications in the tracker and only 16 more 2020 applications needed to beat 2019. :)
Thanks to our AMAZING and wonderful Supporting Members I've been able to finance the development of a sorting and filtering feature for the Film Schools on the site just as you can sort and filter applications in the application tracker.
You can now sort...
The site has a a Top Posters leaderboard and a Highest Reaction Score leaderboard.
@dorkydiana has made it into the top 10 of the highest reaction one. :)
@Septopus7 is there closest to breaking through into the top 10 of the Top Posters one. :)
Prior forum member and current USC Film School Admissions faculty member @USCSCAAlumni/Faculty has generously agreed to be interviewed for an article on this site next week. (Awesome and thank you!)
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Thanks to our many members, the FilmSchool.org Application Database and Tracker consists of over 2,900 applications that date back to 2015, making it one of the most advantageous tools on the website. Its basic function is to track film schools’ rates of acceptance, minimum GPAs, and decision...
The Student Club system is a perk for Supporting Members that allows accepted applicants, current students, or alumni to have private discussions that are not visible to non-members and el Google. Think of it as similar to Facebook's Private Groups.
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You don’t have to be a current student or an alum to write a review for a film school! Whether you’re an applicant, interested student, faculty member, current student, or alum, we want to hear from you.
Are you currently wondering, “Which film schools should I apply to?” One of the most...
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As far as application details / materials are concerned, the following documents were part of submission:
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London Film School - MA Filmmaking
Oct 15, 2020
Interview Notification Date
Nov 22, 2020
Nov 25, 2020
Decision Notification Date
Dec 15, 2020
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