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  1. C

    Introductions Let’s see which school I end up going to in the spring

    Hey guys!! I’m currently a senior in highschool applying to USC, UCLA, LMU, and Chapman as a screenwriting major! I have a 3.8 or 3.9 academic gpa, and I’ve spent most of my life in the film industry working as an actress, and I learned through working with other amazing screenwriters that I...
  2. J

    UCLA Film and TV Development extension certificate

    Did anyone do UCLA Film and TV Development extension program and can give advice/review on it? Or maybe some other entertainment-related UCLA extension certificate program
  3. B

    Can you recommend me which is the best MFA film school? (From S.Korea, Can't search information well:(

    Hi I am looking for to enroll MFA film school emphasizing directing Hope you guys make rank for me University List 1. UCLA (I know for 2021 they don't accept people :( 2. USC 3. Chapman University 4. LMU 5. University of Texas at Austin 6. Stony Brook 7. Syracuse Stony Brook and Syracuse...
  4. BuddernScotch

    Virtual Learning at UCLA during COVID - Current Student AMA

    Hey all - current MFA Screenwriting student at UCLA. Chris suggested I do an AMA, so here it is. This may be a little late as the current year's new cohort has already been decided. But if there's anyone that has questions about how to make the best of this situation while we're here, as I've...
  5. J

    UCLA Film School is NOT taking applications for Fall 2021

    Apparently UCLA isn't taking applications for Fall 2021 anymore? Does anyone have insight as to why?
  6. C

    Little film experience, seeking help with MFA in Production/Directing Fall 2021 applications to UCLA & FSU

    Hi everyone! I'm a Wyoming native, about to get my BFA in Theatre, conc. Acting. I'm seeking advice for resumes and portfolios for the MFA at FSU and UCLA in Production and Production/Directing respectively. Since I grew up in Wyoming, I don't have much film experience and I'm not sure how...
  7. L

    Is it worth it to enter film school online for the 2020/21 academic year?

    I am currently deciding if I should accept my enrollment at the UCLA Professional Screenwriting Program, considering it will all be online now. Thankfully, screenwriting is very accessible to teach through online. I am passionate about screenwriting and have been wanting to move to LA and attend...
  8. Borna

    Denied Without Interview UCLA - Directing/Production Fall 2020

  9. L

    Help with Statement of Purpose (UCLA Screenwriting Professional Program)

    Hello, I have been working on my statement of purpose for the UCLA Screenwriting Professional Program and would love whatever feedback could be offered. It is supposed to be a page long. I will also be applying for an MFA in screenwriting + filmmaking this fall, and will be using this letter as...
  10. S

    AMA: UCLA Professional Programs Writing For TV

    Hey everyone! I’m currently almost finished with UCLA’s Professional Program for Writing For Television. While it’s a non-degree granting program, it’s a great program for anyone who wants to keep learning but isn’t interested in an MFA. I’m happy to answer any questions!
  11. redredred

    UCLA Cinematography 2020 Has anyone heard any news?

    Been lurking on this site and feels like only a few people applied to the cinematography program at UCLA. The wait has been too long so I am wondering if anyone has heard anything from them? It'd be great to have some closure at least if possible. Thanks to this site I have communicated with...
  12. andy001

    FIlm School-The Series: A show that ran on IFC in the early 2000s about NYU students working on their shorts

    Here is the first episode, and the following on 9 of the first and only season are all there as well. Hey all! I heard about this awesome series a while ago, it ran in the early 2000s on IFC when they were super indie and I was pleased to find out every episode of it's one and only season is...
  13. sevs

    Which is the better kind of MFA Production program in your opinion? "Auteur-centric" or "team-based"?

    Of the MFA Production programs I'm more familiar with, I've noticed a lot of them can be filed into one of the two above-described categories. "Auteur-centric" programs that seem to focus more on helping you develop your individual voice as a storyteller include UCLA, UT Austin, Columbia, and...
  14. Chris W

    News Discussions Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher giving feedback to UCLA Writer's Pitches... Neat!

    This is pretty neat. :) Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher made a surprise visit to Professional Program's online Writing for Television workshop to give feedback on our writers' pilot pitches! How cool is that? TFT at UCLA on Twitter
  15. dkimg21

    Attending UCLA - Directing/Production Fall 2020

  16. mol31203

    After Film School - How Do You Feel?

    Hi guys, so this is my first post and though I haven't heard from any schools I applied to, I want to ask those who are still attending film schools/already graduated from some questions: 1. After graduating/while attending the school you're in, do you enjoy your time there? 2. Have you...
  17. nanaxavier

    Applied UCLA - MFA Screenwriting 2020

  18. Siddharth Menon

    Direction - MFA / MA - Looking at FSU, Toronto, Prague , Australia and other options. Help! :)

    Hey Guys! First off, I'm a complete newbie and this is kind of my first post here. I've recently quit the corporate world and have decided to take the plunge into the big, bold (and supposedly bad :) ) world of films and showbiz. My undergrad is from India in Commerce and I was working in...
  19. S

    USC Screenwriting vs UCLA Screenwriting MFA

    For you guys who were accepted into both UCLA and USC, which program are you leaning more towards to?
  20. S

    Applied UCLA - Screenwriting 2020

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