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    USC Vs. AFI for Screenwriting

    First, let me preface by saying I fully recognize how fortunate I am to be in the position of having multiple schools, let alone AFI and USC, to choose from. I can honestly say as someone who was teaching themselves how to write scripts via books, podcasts, and reading scripts while applying...
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    Is UCLA and USC still giving out interviews?

    Is there anyone who applied to UCLA or USC and got no respondence at all? Based on the news I read in this forum, I figure applications of these two has already come to the stage of after-interview reviewing. But I just didn't get anything from them. USC never sent me anything after the...
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    USC-SCA Application Help

    Sup y'all, last night I finished some work on my visual sample and my artist statement for the USC-SCA Application. I could use some critiques and opinions on them. I don't really feel to confident on my Artist Statement, but I digress. Thanks, y'all. P.S. The formatting maybe a little off...
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    Sup y'all

    Sup Y'all, I'm Nate and I want to be a director/screenwriter. Right now, I just started on my application for USC-SCA and currently working on the visual sample and could use opinions/critiques on my Artist Statement. Thanks!
  5. 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...
  6. How to get Into USC Film School: An Interview With an SCA Admissions Committee Member

    How to get Into USC Film School: An Interview With an SCA Admissions Committee Member

    Considered by many to be the best film school in the world, it’s no wonder why the USC School of Cinematic Arts (SCA) is so sought after by prospective undergraduate and graduate students alike. However, the film school’s prestige can often make the application process particularly stressful and...
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    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?
  8. Chris W

    INPUT NEEDED: Your questions for USC SCA Film Admissions faculty :)

    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!) If you have any questions that you would like us to ask them please respond with them below...
  9. courteroy

    Application Forms in the tracker database on this Site

    Hey guys, I'm sure that those of you that have applied to filmschool would have loved to have access to details on supplemental materials required, interview questions etc. when you were applying. I love that this site offers an area which is dedicated to just that but I'm noticing that most...
  10. Lucycat151

    Looking for....USC Screenwriting Undergrad

    Looking for a current or former USC writing for film/television student that could answer a few questions about the 1st and 2nd year classes. How gen ed requirements are scheduled, hours per semester, etc.
  11. Lily Yang

    Interviewed USC - 2020 MFA Production - Directing

    First time applying. Just had my interview this afternoon. Overall it is not bad. The interview is not very formal, more like chatting. The person who interviewed me was really nice and welcoming. But since I am not a native English speaker, I was a little bit nervous when answering some...
  12. fatima

    northwestern screenwriting MFA or wait for next application cycle for UCLA and UT austin?

    Hi everyone, Need some guidance.. So due to personal reasons, I wasn't able to apply to UCLA and UT Austin during this cycle. I've been researching Northwestern and it looks like the screenwriting program at Northwestern is amazing. The only thing is I never really imagined myself in Chicago...
  13. courteroy

    Submit multiple Applications to different USC film programs?

    Do you guys know if when applying for USC grad school, you're allowed to apply to more than one discipline or do you have to choose ONE? Come Fall, I'd like to apply to the producing program AND tv writing program. If this isn't an option, I'd love to know now so I can figure out which route to...