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

Captain Marvel
06 Mar 2019

Alumni Work on Captain Marvel

The next chapter in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe has three graduates from The Los Angeles Film School in its credits We love seeing our alumni working in the film and entertainment industry! Katie Stetson, Michael Rutkowski and Brendan Perry contributed their talents to Captain Marvel. Friday, March 8th is International Women’s

Kiarra Graves LAFS
04 Mar 2019

We Interviewed Military Veteran Alumna, 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

2019 Oscars LAFS alumni
24 Feb 2019

Alumni Contributions to Oscar-Winning Films

Six LAFS alumni worked on 4 Oscar-winning films at the 91st Academy Awards We are honored to announce the LAFS alumni who were credited on four of the Oscar-winning films including BlacKkKlansman, Black Panther, First Man and If Beale Street Could Talk. Their roles ranged from property master to drone

associate degree recording arts
19 Feb 2019

20th Anniversary Alumni Spotlight: Darryl Crutchfield

This grad 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 projects,

Hannah Lux Davis
11 Feb 2019

Hannah Lux Davis Breaks Records

Featured image of Hannah Lux Davis from Create & Cultivate. 2006 LAFS Alumna Hannah Lux Davis directed music videos for GRAMMY®-winning artists Ariana Grande and Kacey Musgraves This year’s Grammys was a night of firsts. In case you missed the televised ceremony, there were many magical moments celebrating the best

04 Feb 2019

See Our Alumni Credits at the 2019 Grammys

What do Stranger Things, Ariana Grande and the Grammys have in common? The Los Angeles Film School alumni! It’s been quite a year for our alumni. Hannah Lux Davis (Film 2006) broke YouTube’s record for most views in 24 hours with Ariana Grande’s Thank U, Next video. Andres Borda (Recording