SXSW
20 Mar 2019

LAFS Alumni at SXSW

South by Southwest just wrapped its 9-day festival and we are still celebrating Every year all eyes turn to Austin, Texas, as SXSW takes over the city giving musicians, artists, filmmakers and creatives a chance to showcase their talents. In its more than 30-year run, SXSW has become synonymous with

Lumiere Awards
13 Mar 2019

The Ultimate Résumé Booster: A Peek Inside the 2019 Lumiere Awards

A production crew made up entirely of LAFS students and graduates get their first big Hollywood moment In January, during the height of awards season, a team of 7 students and graduates were at the helm of production for the Advanced Imaging Society’s (AIS) 2019 Lumiere Awards Ceremony. Every year,

Kylie Hazzard LA Film School
12 Mar 2019

20th Anniversary Alumni Spotlight: Kylie Hazzard

This recent film school graduate landed a gig at Zeiss and still freelances here and there. At 22, Kylie has carved out her space in the film industry. Her love of cameras radiates through her photography and film reel. We featured Kylie Hazzard a while back and asked her to

Kiarra Graves LAFS
04 Mar 2019

20th Anniversary Alumni Spotlight: Kiarra Graves

The Path to Filmmaking with Military Veteran and LAFS Alumna Kiarra Graves From enlisting in the military to enrolling in film school, Kiarra Graves’ journey to The Los Angeles Film School is unique. After spending four years in the U.S. Navy, Kiarra decided to pursue filmmaking full time. She quickly

associate degree recording arts
19 Feb 2019

20th Anniversary Alumni Spotlight: Darryl Crutchfield

A recent graduate shares insight on life after graduating with an associate degree in recording arts. Meet Darryl. Aka The one-and-only Dorell. He’s a big-hearted entertainment business professional who spends his time serving the veterans’ community through a project called Saving All Kids. When he’s not working on his side

Black Panther
29 Jan 2019

Alumni Success at the SAG Awards

21 Alumni worked on 12 productions earning 24 nominations and 4 wins at the SAG Awards! The 2019 SAG Awards were on Sunday, and LAFS alumni were involved in many of the productions! In all, 21 alumni worked on 12 productions which earned 24 nominations and 4 wins. The alumni

Matt Mazany Gay of Thrones
16 Jan 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Gay of Thrones Producer, Matt Mazany.

This Emmy-nominated producer went from teaching kids to creating viral videos at Funny or Die. Late last year, we sat down with film alumnus Matt Mazany to talk shop and learn more about how he got into filmmaking. As a talented producer, writer, and director, Matt has his hands in

Joe Byron LAFS
17 Dec 2018

Happy Holidays From The L.A. Film School

The Los Angeles Film School Turns 20 in 2019! Celebrate the holidays and ring in the New Year with the legendary Joe Byron, alumni director of The Los Angeles Film School. Join us in January as we kick off our 20th anniversary. We’ll be celebrating all year long with fresh

12 Nov 2018

Live Event Production Opportunities (PAID)

Former LAFS graduate, Diego Garcia, is looking to hire a team of videographers, photographers, backstage managers, and more to produce Kids Artistic Revue’s national dance competition. Selected applicants for these openings will travel across the country throughout the dance competition season from January through June/July. As such, KAR is looking