What You Need to Know About Film Schools

The University of Minnesota graduate film program is a big deal.In the last decade, the school has created some of the most acclaimed filmmakers of our time, including Josh Peck, Amy Berg, and Sarah Polley, as well as some of our most beloved TV series and films.But now the school is looking to move on from the program.The program's new president, Peter Sarsgaard, has announced that he's leaving...

A film school’s quest for scholarships for its graduates

A film music school has turned to crowdfunding for its students to pursue careers as film music teachers, graduate film schools and film production schools.The School of Cinematic Arts at the University of California, Berkeley is seeking a grant of up to $5,000 (£3,300) to launch the programme to teach and develop its graduates.The school is aiming to produce up to 100 students each year, with a...

How to get an Ivy League graduate to sign up for Yale Film School

The first thing a new grad needs to know about filmmaking is how to get into a school.That's where the NYU film school has landed a spot in a major race to get its students into the film industry.New York's film schools are a bit different than many other places in the country, as they're all private institutions that are run by their respective boards of trustees, and they're only accepting...