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  1. Q & A With Kendra Daniels, a Michener Screenwriting Fellow

    Q & A With Kendra Daniels, a Michener Screenwriting Fellow

    For more than 25 years, the Michener Center for Writers has attracted top talent for its selectivity (only ~2 screenwriters are admitted per cycle) and full funding through a $29,5000 annual scholarship. Located in the heart of Austin, Texas, the Michener Center is widely regarded as one of the...
  2. aspirinmovies

    Admitted (w/o Interview) UT Austin - MFA in Screenwriting Fall 2021

  3. Chris W

    UT Austin - MFA in Screenwriting Program Applicants 2021

    Creating a thread for screenwriting as I didn't see one yet. Deadline is December 1st! How many of you have turned it in? When do you plan on turning it in if you haven't? I highly recommend not waiting to the last moment btw as one year technical difficulties caused someone to miss the...
  4. 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...
  5. sevs

    LMU vs. UT Austin for Directing/Production?

    If your current ultimate goal is to live and work in Los Angeles, would it make more sense to attend a school that requires you to borrow more money but is located in LA, or to attend a school that requires you to borrow nearly no money whatsoever but is not located in LA? Put another way...
  6. magg6789

    Applied UT Austin - MFA in Film & Media Production (Directing) Fall 2020

    First time applying. No update as of February 13, 2020
  7. sydney

    Denied (w/o Interview) UT Austin — Film Production MFA Fall 2020

    This is my first time applying. Application process was not exactly smooth sailing. It's always fun when your last letter of recommendation stops answering your emails a couple days before your application's due! Everything did end up getting turned in on time, but it may have shaved five years...
  8. BadouBoy

    2nd Year MFA Directing UT Austin - AMA

    Hey all, I'm a 2nd year international MFA in UT's film production program - AMA!!
  9. S

    UT Austin - MFA Screenwriting 2020

    Hello everyone! Just making a thread for the people applying to UT for screenwriting. Why do you want to go to UT? What did you think about the application?
  10. ricktown

    UT Austin - Film & Media Production MFA 2020

    Hey y'all! New to this site, but I'm pretty sure there was not a UT 2020 thread yet. If there's anyone else here applying for the Fall, say hello! My question - for your "reel" are most of you creating a more traditional reel, that weaves in bits and pieces of your work with a single soundtrack...
  11. Chris W

    AFI, Chapman, NYU, FSU, UNCSA, UT Austin Deadlines December 1st

    Who's applying? December 1, 2019 American Film Institute (AFI) - Cinematography American Film Institute (AFI) - Directing American Film Institute (AFI) - Editing American Film Institute (AFI) - Producing American Film Institute (AFI) - Screenwriting Chapman University - Dodge College of Film...
  12. triplefour

    Denied (w/o Interview) UT Austin - MFA in Film and Media Production Fall 2020

  13. triplefour

    Focus of Personal Statement - UT Austin Directing

    Hey folks! I'm glad to have found this website, it's been a great resource since I've decided to go to grad school. Currently, I am preparing my application for the directing program with UT Austin. I know they don't do interviews, and that the application is very important. I feel very...
  14. Chris W

    UT Austin Film School Acceptance Rate & Minimum GPA

    According to data from our Application Tracker the reported acceptance rate and minimum GPAs for UT Austin Department of Radio-Television-Film are the following: UT Austin - Directing FilmSchool.org UT Austin Acceptance Rate: [0]=UTAustinDirecting']56% (15 out of 28 applications) Lowest...
  15. C

    UT vs UCLA

    Hi everyone, I have been accepted to both UT and UCLA for directing. Due to some circumstances in my life I am having a hard time deciding. I would love to hear some opinions on both schools. I kind of have a feeling about the response I am going to get, but would still love to hear thoughts...
  16. M

    Attending (Admitted w/o Interview) UT Austin - RTF Screenwriting MFA

    They tried to call me the Monday and Thursday before I got the email, but didn't leave a message.
  17. StellaZ086

    Denied (w/o Interview) UT Austin - Screenwriting 2015

  18. P

    Denied (w/o Interview) UT Austin - Screenwriting 2015

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