mfa screenwriting

  1. clairebarnett

    Applied BU - MFA Screenwriting Fall 2021

  2. Nguyen Hoang Vu

    Denied (w/o Interview) AFI - Screenwriting Fall 2021

  3. thespian

    Denied (w/o Interview) USC Writing for Screen & Television MFA Fall 2021

    Got an email at 4:42 AM (EST) telling me my decision letter was available in the YouSC portal.
  4. Sabin

    Best TV and Screenwriting Program with focus on Comedy

    Hey all! I'm mulling it over again. Two years ago, I submitted to UCLA and got accepted into accepted for a Screenwriting MFA. I came very close to going but, to be honest, I was in sort of a fear-based, survival-mode mindset. I also had a celebrity attached to a project that I was trying to...
  5. J

    Boston University MFA Screenwriting Current Student AMA

    Hey, I’m in the screenwriting program at BU so if you have some questions I can do my best to answer!
  6. caruss

    Admitted (After Interview) UCLA - Screenwriting 2020

    First time applying. Submitted a one-hour pilot & show bible with no optional creative supplement.
  7. caruss

    Best MFA for TV writing?

    Hey everyone! I'm a college senior graduating this December with a degree in film. I'm excited by the idea of writing features, but my interest is mainly television. Since the application period coincides with the tail-end of my thesis (and I don't have much money), I'm trying to be...
  8. Chris W

    USC School of Cinematic Arts MFA Screenwriting Fall 2020

    Who's applying this year? Fall Admission Deadline: November 15th Required supplemental application materials per USC: The following supplemental materials must be submitted via the SlideRoom application for admission consideration: Autobiographical Character Sketch (please upload in PDF...
  9. dorkydiana

    FREAKING OUT So I just read some threads from 2015

    Turns out those who got rejected never received emails??? They just got their letters in the mail around mid-March (which, if you ask me, is cruel). Apparently, someone had done this thing where they logged into: (just put in your USC ID and birthday) and...
  10. O. Wesley Nelson

    Film School MFA - Second (or third) time's the charm?

    People who got accepted to an mfa program on your second/third attempt: do such people even exist? Or is it foolish for me keep trying? Please share your story to light the way. Especially screenwriters (since I'm dealing with rejection right now).
  11. Ele

    UCLA MFA Screenwriting 2018 (Fall 2018)

    Hi! Has anyone heard back from UCLA's Screenwriting MFA yet (2018)? Just wondering if anyone has already been selected for an interview. If selected, when do you guys think we can expect to hear from them? I know it varies from year to year, just wondering if interviews have already started.
  12. You have to make it happen.

    You have to make it happen.

    We all want to make movies. We wouldn't be here if that wasn't the case. But making any movie, even a short can feel daunting no matter how much experience you have. Here's how I made my hopefully triumphant return to directing. I'll start from the very beginning... The Script - How did I...
  13. Western State Colorado University (WSCU)

    Western State Colorado University (WSCU)

    Western State Colorado University’s low-residency program offers both the MA and MFA in Creative Writing with a concentration in Screenwriting (they also offer tracks in Genre Fiction and Poetry and a Certificate in Publishing). Screenwriting students study both film and TV writing, as well as...
  14. Northwestern MFA Writing for the Screen and Stage

    Northwestern MFA Writing for the Screen and Stage

  15. University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) - Screenwriting MFA

    University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) - Screenwriting MFA

    Graduates from the UNCSA Screenwriting program will start their careers in the field with a confidence that can only come from this intensive, hands-on, and also nurturing program. Our two-year program will not only immerse you in challenging progression of fundamental and advanced screenwriting...
  16. DePaul University - MFA in Screenwriting

    DePaul University - MFA in Screenwriting

    The Master of Fine Arts is a highly selective two-year program designed to cultivate the writer's voice through a demanding curriculum focused on the craft of screenwriting that culminates in a comprehensive film and television portfolio of original work. Additionally, writers are educated on...
  17. Boston University - College of Communication (M.F.A. Screenwriting)

    Boston University - College of Communication (M.F.A. Screenwriting)

    Location: Boston 2 years, Master of Fine Arts in Screenwriting Tuition: $57,686/year Boston University takes the approach of “a well-rounded screenwriting is a more effective screenwriter” in their MFA in Screenwriting program. Students explore writing for different genres and mediums, develop...
  18. M

    CSULA mfa VS. pepperdine MFA screnwriting program

    So need some advice. I got into CSULA screenwriting program and Pepperdines screenwriting program. So pepperdine highlights: -Private, 2 year program, In Maibu, 44 units and you graduate cost is $71,000 roughly total( not a highlight) CSULA highlights: -Price is $17,900 total - is 3 year...
  19. M

    CSULA MFA Dramatic writting Advice

    Hello Everyone, I just got in to CSULA mfa program in screenwriting and wanted to get peoples thoughts of the program. DId you learn alot? Was the program benificial? Those sorts of things. Any advice would be awesome. Thanks you
  20. W

    Northwestern MFA Writing for the Screen and Stage Fall 2016

    I was admitted to the program and would love to hear from others who have been accepted and are considering Northwestern! Especially with decision deadlines approaching, it would be great to hear people's impressions of the program (both past and present!).

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