How to pay for film school tuition

When I started my new job at a film school a few years ago, it was all about the money.The tuition and fees were skyrocketing, and tuition and other expenses were being covered by my employer, the Film Institute of America, which is the parent company of the Columbia School of Cinematic Arts.I started out with a $25,000 stipend, which I have since cut down to $15,000 to keep costs down.The...

What you need to know about the world’s first all-film school

The first all film school in the world opened its doors last week, and in a way, it's a welcome reminder of how far the concept of film can be pushed, as well as its potential to change the way we think about the arts.It's a remarkable achievement, given that the film-making world has been dominated by traditional and established studios since the beginning of the 20th century.But the film...