Entries by LEFSeditor2

Named One of The Top Schools by Military Advanced Education

The Los Angeles Film School has been selected as a top military-friendly school in Military Advanced Education’s 2014 Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges and UniversitiesMilitary Advanced Education (MAE) has awarded The Los Angeles Film School the designation of a Top Military-Friendly College in its 2014 Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges & Universities, just released in print, and […]

Creative Talent Network Expo Was A Hit!

Following the first annual Animation Smash, several contest winners had the opportunity to attend the 2013 Creative Talent Network (CTN) conference in Burbank. Louis Kaufman, the Grand Prize winner at Animation Smash, secured his own presentation table as his prize for winning a character modeling contest, and was able to promote his artwork while networking […]

Animation Smash Was A Success!

The Animation Smash was a tremendous success! Featuring presentations from some of the animation industry’s most well-established icons, including Cinza Angelini, who exercised her talents on How to Train Your Dragon, Kung Fu Panda, and Despicable Me. Cinzia examined student portfolios to aid in finishing Mila, a 12-minute film to be submitted to festivals around […]

In The News: LAFS Gets A Mention In Fort Bliss Bugle

In a recent article of The Fort Bliss Bugle, The Los Angeles Film School was mentioned for their involvement in the Strength in Thunder motorcycle rally, which started at the Orange County Harley Davidson Dealership in Irvine, Calif., and rode forty miles to the Hacienda on the Lake restaurant in Chico, Calif. Read the article […]

Strength In Thunder

Strength in Thunder Ride, an event promoting various charitable organizations that support Military Vets, was a huge success! Watch a brief video segment highlighting the Strength in Thunder Ride event, as well as The Los Angeles Film School’s participation here. Rusty Coones, owner of Illusion Motorcycles and castmember on AMC’s Sons of Anarchy, endorsed LAFS […]

Frozen Q&A with Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee

On Monday night, a special screening of Frozen took place, followed by a Q&A with Jeff Goldsmith and Co-Writers / Co-Directors Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee. The computer-animated Disney film is Lee’s second in the director’s chair after helming Wreck-It-Ralph, while Chris Buck has directed several movies, including Surf’s Up and 1999’s Tarzan. Following the […]

Game Grad Christopher Federici Working at Riot Games

Christopher Federici is a Game Production grad who previously worked for Jet Morgan Games, until he discovered a position at Riot Games was open. He applied and was brought in for an interview about a month later. Considering his experience and education, they were impresssed. The interview process was about six months long, in which […]

Hollywood’s Veterans Immersion Program Founder Sand Weinberg Speaks Out

Sandy Weinberg, the founder of Hollywood’s Veterans Immersion Program, wrote an article for HollywoodJournal.com explaining why he created the program and how our Executive Military Director, Amber Chaib, was instrumental in the process. Creating a veterans’ community program was not on my “to do” list. But I heard an inner call to action following the […]