by Greg DePaul (@GregDePaul) This fall thousands, or I dunno, maybe tens or even hundreds of thousands of aspiring filmmakers will go to film schools across America. Why do they do it? Because they think it’s the path to success in the entertainment industry. And, according to statistics I’ve painstakingly compiled, two of them will... Continue Reading →
by Steph Greegor (@stephgreegor) When you first pick up Jason B. Kohl’s handy little book (that fits nicely in a purse or briefcase for easy travel), you may think an acceptance letter to film school is a prerequisite. But it’s not. Film School: A Practical Guide to an Impractical Decision is a delightful and practical 195-page piece of nonfiction... Continue Reading →
Working at Pixar has been like my graduate school for screenwriting.
Jeanne Veillette Bowerman has written a new article for Script Magazine regarding the pros and cons of film school.