Clayton Hollingsead
02 May 2019

Interview with L.A. Film School Alumnus, Clayton Hollingsead

After Earning His Bachelor’s in Film, Clayton is pursuing his creative passion in filmmaking From film school to filmmaking, we chatted with recent alum, Clayton Hollingsead. While in film school, Clayton spent his time learning as much as he could in and outside of the classroom. Clayton credits his grandfather,

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Earth Day 2019
23 Apr 2019

Earth Day (Ahem, Earth Week)

We’re doing a giveaway! Earth Day 2019 has passed, but we’re extending our earth-friendly efforts all week long. On Monday, we held an Earth Day event on campus to encourage the LAFS community to clean up Hollywood. Thank you to all of those who participated and showed their support for

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Gideon Watson
17 Apr 2019

The Importance of a Great Reference

Our Career Development team is a great resource, know them and know them well. We’ve all been there. You’re on the cusp of graduation and have begun the job application process. You scan down to the line item on an application asking for references. You squirm. Stress sweat sets in

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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

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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

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25 Feb 2019

Insight into the Music Industry with Jen Deleone

Exclusive Music Industry Panel with DJ Skee, Will Dzombak, The Company Man, Tuo Clark and host Jen Deleone The Los Angeles Film School hosted a panel of music industry experts in the Main Theatre last week. Students got the inside scoop on entertainment etiquette with industry guru Jen Deleone and

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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,

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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

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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

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