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After weeks of writing a profoundly rational but terribly impersonal narrative statement, I just lost it today and rewrote it entirely in a way more personal fashion. It's an honest statement for sure, but I am afraid that it might even be TOO...
I am currently applying to AFI Producing MFA. As a French applicant, I am not familiar with American application statements, so I just had a very basic question about AFI's Narrative Statement formatting.
Do you think it is expected to use a "Dear madam, dear Sir /.../ Yours...
First time applying.
I think this program is number 1 on my list so I'm happy to be done with the application. I still need one reference to send their letter, but they already sent the rest of them so I think they just missed the CU email. I did ask for like 7 letters.
I didn't include my...
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Gone is the era of restrictive studio systems, which for decades controlled access and opportunity. In its place, communities of smaller independent production companies are taking hold and producing...
cinema visual effects
writing and producing for screen and television
Hi! Two very different schools in their approach to teaching Producing. How would you choose? AFI Conservatory has a lot of focus on the actual production process, making 3 films a year in teams of 6 across disciplines. I like the hands-on Creative approach. USC Stark is less focused on...
First time applying, got notified via E-mail, in person interview
I am so excited to receive their acceptance letter. I have applied for Editing and Producing at AFI and been accepted to both!
Wonder if there's anyone attending AFI this fall using Wechat, Add me please: xushunchao123
Hi. I plan to apply for Feirstein’s MFA in Cinema Arts and I’d like to specialize in producing. If I’m accepted into the program, I want to attend law school after and focus on copyright law. Unlike many applicants on this forum, I don’t want to be a director or screenwriter. I think an MFA in...
This is my first and as of now, only application to film school.
I wrote materials for the application; I’ve never attempted to write a screenplay before applying.
I attended an online Q&A, and was notified of my interview via email. I will be interviewing in person because I live in the same city.