How to get the right film school film, industry

When the idea of going to film school suddenly seemed impossible to grasp, it's likely that many of the people who have had the hardest time making the transition to the new field are probably not the most likely to have a positive impression of it.Film school graduates are a relatively new breed, with the average age of starting a graduate program in the U.S. being roughly 27, and the average...

‘It’s like a film’: An Australian school shooter’s final words as he lies dying in hospital

A man who killed three people and wounded five others at a rural school in Western Australia has said he was "not mad" and had a "genuine passion" for film.Key points:The school gunman, from the state of New South Wales, was found dead on ThursdayThe gunman, who was shot dead by police, was a pupil at the school in Winton (pictured)Key pointsThe school's principal, Robert Hockley, said the...

How to find affordable film schools in Seattle

Seattle is a city that has long been a place to be found in the film business, with film schools popping up all over the city and the University of Washington having its own film school in the heart of Seattle.Now, however, the city may be entering a period of transition as it seeks to attract more and better-resourced film schools.On the heels of the release of the latest batch of data showing...