Posts tagged ‘benefits’

June 7, 2012

Film School: Is It Worth It?

Jeanne Veillette Bowerman has written a new article for Script Magazine regarding the pros and cons of film school. Take a look at what she has to say before deciding whether or not film school is worth it:

If you enjoy debate, not many questions ignite more argument than whether or not an aspiring filmmaker should attend film school. I’ve observed the film school question from a number of angles; I was a film student at Florida State University, I’ve taught film at Quinnipiac University, and I’ve worked with filmmakers who are both film school and non-film school grads. I know the benefits of attending film school, but I also see how the film business is changing. There’s a few different tracks for future filmmakers now, and you might be surprised how accessible they are.

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