16 Mar 2020

Lost Transmissions Red Carpet Q&A

Actress Juno Temple and Writer/Director Katharine O’Brien The L.A. Film School and Jeff Goldsmith present Lost Transmissions Screening and Q&A. This film is about Hannah (Juno Temple), a shy songwriter, who discovers that her friend, respected record producer Theo Ross (Simon Pegg), has lapsed on his medication for schizophrenia. Hannah

Into The Unknown Songwriters
29 Jan 2020

2020 Oscar-Nominated Songwriters at LAFS

Songwriters from Frozen 2, Rocketman, Breakthrough and Harriet spoke to students about their most memorable career moments and how they’ve succeeded in this business Cynthia Erivo, Bernie Taupin, Diane Warren, Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez spoke on the Oscar-Nominated Songwriters Panel at The Los Angeles Film School this week. Their

Taika Waititi
28 Jan 2020

Oscar-Nominated Screenwriters Spill Their Best Advice

We Had 7 of the Oscar-Nominated Screenwriters on Campus for a Special Panel Discussion Writing is a skill, like any other, that takes practice and dedication. Stephen King wrote an entire book giving advice On Writing. “If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all

Greta Gerwig Little Women
15 Jan 2020

Greta Gerwig Visits Campus to Promote Little Women

Little Women captured hearts over the holidays and passed the $100 million mark in worldwide gross Director Greta Gerwig stopped by The Los Angeles Film School on Saturday, January 11, to talk with our students about her latest film, Little Women. Gerwig is nominated for a WGA award and scored

1917 Krysty Wilson Clairns
13 Jan 2020

1917 Screening with Co-writer, Krysty Wilson-Cairns

LAFS Screened 1917—Nominated for 10 Academy Awards Including Best Original Screenplay As part of The Los Angeles Film School’s ongoing campus events, we brought the co-writer of 1917 to campus for a special screening and Q&A. 1917 won two Golden Globes for Best Director and Best Picture and is nominated

Brittainy Roberts
03 Dec 2019

FOX’S VP of Casting Visits LAFS

Brittainy Roberts talks to Entertainment Business students on campus Panel Moderated by Entertainment Business Instructor, Donna Loyd. Watch here. Brittainy grew up in the mountains of Tennessee knowing she wanted to work in entertainment. Acting piqued Brittainy’s interest early on, but she later shifted gears and pursued casting instead. After

Modern Life is Rubbish
22 Nov 2019

Philip Gawthorne Talks “Modern Life is Rubbish”

Screenwriter Philip Gawthorne’s childhood obsession with Transformers sparked his interest in narrative writing. We brought Modern Life is Rubbish to campus followed by a special Q&A with the screenwriter. Philip Gawthorne shared how he transitioned from playwright to screenwriter and his inspiration behind this charming romantic comedy. To find out

Biianco
18 Nov 2019

Electronic Music One-Woman Show—Biianco

Entertainment Business Presents: Biianco Gabby Bianco, better known under her stage name Biianco, is a rising star in the chill-wave electronic music scene. She’s a one-woman show whose talents range from vocals to instruments to dance. She recently released her single track Rice Crispies. Biianco spoke to our students on

Paradise Hills
23 Oct 2019

Paradise Hills Q&A with Alice Waddington

Paradise Hills is Equal Parts Fantasy, Female Empowerment and friendship Spanish film director Alice Waddington screened her debut film, Paradise Hills at LAFS. It’s a dreamy coming-of-age fantasy that exposes the gender norms family and society force onto women. While the set may be cloaked in tulle and femininity, the