Paquita Hughes

Location Manager Paquita Hughes Talks to Students

The L.A. Film School alumni are one of the greatest resources we have for current L.A. Film School students. For this session of Barrier Breakers, we interviewed alumna Paquita “PQ” Hughes is a military veteran, independent producer, and location manager in Los Angeles. We got to pick PQ's brain about her childhood in Mississippi, being in the military, the ins and out of working film production, the movies that have inspired her, and so much more.
11th Annual Salute

A Look Back at 11 Years of Annual Salute

We are proud of the men and women who have not only served our country but have seized the opportunity to pursue their passion for entertainment. Veterans in the entertainment industry know how to overcome obstacles and push the boundaries of their creative pursuits.
Jessica Young

Honoring Army Veteran Jessica Young

Meet our Military Student Success Advisor Jessica Young. Jessica is part of our veteran alumni community and helps current military students transition into college life.

Free AMVETS Membership

Free Membership for Student Veterans We (the veterans in AMVETS) offer you free membership in appreciation for your military service. Only one in ten Americans has the fortitude to volunteer for military service. AMVETS knows the sacrifices…

Vets Mentoring Vets

All veteran students are invited to take part in Vets Monitoring Vets (VMV), an association dedicated to Improving the lives of military veterans and their families through employment, education, and leadership utilizing grants and direct funding…

Opportunity for Vets with SetVets

Production Assistants are the foot soldiers of a film or television production team, performing small but important tasks in the office, around the set and on location. Their duties may involve anything from office administration to crowd control,…

Tale of a City

The Los Angeles Film School is a proud supporter of Tale of a City, a new animated series that looks to tell unique stories surrounding iconic cities around the world. The new series is being composed by Queensrÿche drummer Scott Rockenfield.…

Purple Heart Foundation Featuring Vin Scully

The Los Angeles Film School filmed and sponsored a PSA on behalf of the Purple Heart Foundation featuring legendary sports announcer Vin Scully. We are proud supporters of the Purple Heart Foundation and are glad to have filmed it in our…

L.A. Film School Veteran's Panel Featuring Disney

The Los Angeles Film School hosted a successful Entertainment Panel for Veterans with special guests Jonathan Flora: Supervising Producer In-Home Creative Services from Walt Disney Studios, Jim White: VP of Human Resource from Paramount…