production design

  1. skyfall92

    Attending (Admitted After Interview) AFI Production Design MFA - Fall 2024

    It has gone really fast so far. I got most of the stuff done within a week and got an interview for the following week after. The interview I think went well but I’m not so sure. We will see I guess. This was the only school I applied to for production design.
  2. K

    Chapman & SCAD Production Design Fall2024

    Hi everyone, I applied to two schools for production design at Chapman and SCAD, and got into both. I am still deciding which one to go to. Due to being the first person in my family to study abroad, I am still unsure about a lot of things. I want to ask, if it were you, how would you choose? I...
  3. Hazel Park

    UCLA scenic design vs AFI production design

    Hi everyone, My name is Hazel, and I am from South Korea. This year, I got accepted into both UCLA for scenic design and AFI for Production Design. However, I am finding it challenging to decide where to go, and I was hoping someone could help me out. While I want to go to UCLA, I am concerned...
  4. B

    Admitted (After Interview) Chapman/Dodge Fall 2024 Film & Television Production, BFA

    Chapman Portfolio Requirements: Short Film & Creative Resume Fellows Interview - not required but I think shows great demonstrated interest. Visual Sample 2 min film I submitted 2 Core Teacher LOR's I submitted 1 Film Teacher LOR I received the Presidential Bronze Award for 100+ volunteer hours...
  5. lucas Liu

    Interviewed NYU Design for stage & film MFA - fall 2024

    Unlike other schools, NYU Tisch requires a portfolio sample to be submitted first. I submitted all my materials and am currently waiting for an interview notice.
  6. lucas Liu

    Admitted but Not Attending (After Interview) Chapman production design MFA-fall 2024

    Submitted my materials on 12.1. Currently waiting for the interview...BTW Received the interview invitation from AFI today. I hope everything goes well.
  7. lucas Liu

    Admitted but Not Attending (After Interview) AFI Production Design MFA-fall 2024

    I submitted all my documents, the school received them, and everything went well. But the deadline was extended and I don't know if I can update my portfolio...
  8. livlight

    Attending (Admitted w/o Interview) Chapman - Production Design MFA - Fall 2024

    Application process was straightforward, but stressful nonetheless. I was already planning on fixing up my portfolio, but as we all know it takes time and energy to get it to meet your own standards. I come from an architecture background with limited film experience, so if anyone in my boat...
  9. livlight

    Chapman University Production Design MFA Fall 2024 - Anyone else applying?

    Hello! Was just curious if there’s anyone out there who’s also applying. I know it’s a small program, so it’d be nice to meet some other applicants and talk about any questions we might have :)
  10. K

    Admitted but Not Attending (After Interview) NFTS MA Production Design - 2024

    The instructions for the application itself were quite clear, in terms of the questions and the portfolio requirements. The school is very helpful with any queries you might have about the application and the course.
  11. XiaLei

    Attending (Admitted After Interview) UCLA MFA Scenic Design/Production Design

    The interview was at a very short notice but went on okay. Talked about two of my projects in the portfolio. Anyway I am glad to be admitted and had to make a very difficult choice. Hope it’s the right one!
  12. RJ10

    Admitted (After Interview) AFI Production Design MFA

    Simple application process, although nerve-wracking. Just put together my best collection of works, mostly architectural works as I am an architecture undergrad. Submitted all required materials by Dec 1, 2022. Definitely spent a lot of time on writing the narrative statement, talking about my...
  13. XiaLei

    Admitted but Not Attending (After Interview) AFI Production Design 2023

    It was quite hard for me to prepare all the materials in time and I basically started my portfolio from scratch because I haven’t got any film-related or even design-related experience. I’m excited about studying film but also a little stressed. Not sure what will happen but we’ll see.
  14. K

    NFTS Production Design Jan 2024 entry

    Is anyone else applying for MA in Production Design at NFTS this year? I was hoping to connect and have discussions with members about the process.
  15. G

    mfa production design portfolio - what to include?

    Hi all, looking for tips for what to include in portfolios when applying to production design programs. I'm coming from a completely unrelated career and I only have a years worth of some production design experience from a film class I've been taking. For folks who got into their production...
  16. A

    AFI, Production Design fellow of 2024 to connect with

    Hi, Arushi Mathur here from India, i wanted to connect with anyone who has been accepted into AFI for the production design course.
  17. Y

    Admitted (After Interview) AFI Production Design 2022 FALL

    The interview went very smoothly and straightforward. They first asked why I wanted to study production design and what's my understanding of it. After that, we also discussed a bit about my portfolio and some recent tv/film. The interview was pretty much like a chat and not as intense as I...
  18. N

    Admitted (After Interview) UCLA MFA Design for Theater and Entertainment

    Very straightforward process. Their application is very easy to follow. I tried including a bit of everything and hope that'll be okay as they seem to have a strong focus on theater design compared to production design in general.
  19. N

    Admitted (w/o Interview) Chapman MFA Production Design

    Very straightforward process. Their application is very easy to follow. I'm just a bit anxious about the portfolio because I'm not sure what they were looking for exactly. I tried including a bit of everything!
  20. N

    Admitted (After Interview) AFI MFA Production Design

    Very straightforward process. Their application is very easy to follow. I'm just a bit anxious about the portfolio because I'm not sure what they were looking for exactly. I tried including a bit of everything.

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