Joe Byron LAFS
09 Jan 2019

A Look Back—The Early Days At LAFS

  In Honor of The Los Angeles Film School’s 20TH Birthday   The Los Angeles Film School is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2019 and we’re marking the milestone with our #LAFSTURNS20 campaign all year long. Over the past two decades, we’ve welcomed eager students excited for their first day,

LAFS Animation Program
20 Sep 2018

Your Animation Degree Questions Answered!

How to Make the Most of Your Animation Degree As an animation student at The Los Angeles Film School, you have access to industry-experienced instructors and advisors, a hands-on curriculum and classrooms equipped with the same tech professionals use. While every department commits to enhancing the academic experience of its

Movie Theater
17 Jul 2018

Is MoviePass Worth It? We Think So.

Even Though MoviePass Can’t Seem to Get it Together, You Should Still Sign Up. The Nerdwriter breaks down MoviePass’s current state of business Let’s kick things off with a statistic, shall we. The average MoviePass subscriber sees about 1.5 movies per month. Now that number doesn’t seem significant to most

27 Jun 2018

12 LAFS Grads Work On 14 BET Award Noms

LAFS Alumni collectively worked on 5 productions totalling 14 BET Award nominations LAFS alumni represented at the 2018 BET awards held at Los Angeles’s Microsoft Theatre on June 24. Twelve alumni worked across five productions and scooped up 14 nominations, leaving with three wins for the night. This is the

Graphic Designers
23 Jan 2018

4 Influential Graphic Designers

These Graphic Designers Helped Shape The Biggest Brands In The World Which graphic designers have made the biggest impact on the design industry? Who has set the stage for great modern design work? When you think of modern graphic design, what comes to mind? Do you think of the famous

3 incredible action scenes
18 Oct 2017

3 Incredible Action Scenes

By: Kurt van Aswegen From the inventive hallway fight scene in Inception, to the jaw-dropping one-shot scene in True Detective, here is a list of 3 incredible action scenes. Inception – Hallway Fight Scene One of the most memorable fight scenes is the zero-gravity hallway fight in “Inception.” Rather than

music production online
05 Sep 2017

7 Top Virtual Synths

Find Your Sound Music production technology is constantly evolving, making staying on top of the latest trends and techniques increasingly difficult. These days, especially in light of the ever-growing electronic dance music scene, understanding the uses and value of different types of virtual synths is often crucial for music producers

Online Learning
05 Sep 2017

The Value of Online Education

The Merits of Online Learning Pursuing a degree online has inherent benefits for any student. Of great value is the ability to complete class work on your own time. Online learning is especially attractive as the international student does not have to be physically present in the country of the

Chapter 1
05 Sep 2017

Chapter 1: Moving To Hollywood

“The whole of life is just like watching a film. Only it’s as though you always get in ten minutes after the big picture has started, and no-one will tell you the plot, so you have to work it out all yourself from the clues.” ― Terry Pratchett, Moving Pictures