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Clayton Hollingsead

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

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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…
Jonathan Garcia

We Interviewed Music Guru, Jonathan Garcia!

This live sound aficionado earned his Associates Degree in Recording Arts and a Bachelor's Degree in Entertainment Business See how Jonathan Garcia got his start in comedy at 10 years old and then went on to DJ at live events. Watch the full…
Coachella

Both Coachella and The Los Angeles Film School Turn 20 in 2019

Can You Guess Our Top 20 Moments of Coachella? Let's take it back allllll the way to the year 1993. Jurassic Park graced the silver screen that summer. Bill Clinton became president. Pearl Jam performed at the Empire Polo Club—while boycotting…
Vanessa Spinetti

Recording Arts Alumna Spotlight: Vanessa Spinetti

Vanessa Spinetti shares the roots of her nickname "Swizzy Spaghetti" and her love of mixing, songwriting and singing It's music festival season and we're dedicating the month of April to recording arts and live sound! Most of the spotlights…
Famous LAFS Alumnae

Women in Entertainment Panel

This is what diversity looks like—at The Los Angeles Film School Did you know that over the 91-year history of the Academy Awards, only one female has won an Oscar for Best Director? If you recall, the Oscar went to Kathryn Bigelow…
Zatina Gardner

Music Production Alumnae Spotlight: Zatina Gardner

Music Production Alumna talks singing gospel in church to performing at the Apollo Theatre Meet Zatina. She's a recent graduate with serious ambition. We interviewed Zatina at the last alumni mixer and gleaned so much positive insight into…
Lumiere Awards

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…
Kylie Hazzard LA Film School

20th Anniversary Alumni Spotlight: Kylie Hazzard

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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…
Kiarra Graves LAFS

We Interviewed Military Veteran Alumna, Kiarra Graves!

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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…