Welcome to our second annual FAME WEEK! This year we’re going all out in a virtual setting. Join us for a festival that brings students, alumni, faculty and staff together for activities, industry guest panels and our all-star alumni awards night. From our home to yours, get ready to celebrate the wonderful world of entertainment with us!


Virtual Events Schedule

Sit back, relax and enjoy the virtual show!

Quarantine Film Festival

Monday, August 31 | 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm PST

Grab your popcorn and a comfy seat on the couch as you watch the LAFS Quarantine Film Festival! Hosted by Film Alumnus Justin Scott Lawrence – the screening will feature the top selections by our student filmmakers. Be sure to watch ’til the end when the festival winners are announced!

Where to Watch:
This will be streaming to (lafilm.edu/live|connect|FB Live)

Inside the LAFS Writers Zoom

Monday, August 31 | 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm PST

Calling all writers! Get ready to hear from our expert alumni panel on how to use your unique voice to your advantage. These writers will share tips and insider secrets on how to maintain authenticity when writing across multiple platforms and for different mediums. All attendees will be entered into a raffle – and could win a book & LAFS merch!

Where to Watch:

Register in advance for this webinar

Virtual Gear Day

Tuesday, September 1 | 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm PST

Join us for the second annual (virtual) Gear Day! You’ll experience insider access to some of the biggest brands in film and audio gear! Enjoy one-on-one conversations, detailed product overviews, demos and exclusive raffle prizes that have been personalized just for our students. Companies include Sony, Quasar Science, Roland & more!

Where to Watch:
This will be streaming to (lafilm.edu/live|connect|FB Live)

Virtual Backlot Bash

Wednesday, September 2 | 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm PST

Come vibe out and dance with us as we listen to the sounds of LARS Alumni DJ Lid! The best part? Join the party from the comfort of your home. Did we mention that we’ll be giving out raffle prizes?! Make sure you join us, and we can’t wait to see you on the virtual dance floor!

Where to Watch:
This will be streaming to (lafilm.edu/live|connect|FB Live)

That’s a Wrap: A Virtual Game Show!

Wednesday, September 2 | 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm PST

That’s a Wrap! is a virtual game show that will bring students together to compete in a head-to-head battle of wits! Our game show will test your knowledge of LAFS school history, pop culture, and the entertainment industry. Hosted by the Admissions Team, and powered by the energy of the audience, you’ll definitely want to tune in and participate in this virtual experience!

Where to Watch:

Register in advance for this webinar.

Platinum Record Ceremonies

Thursday, September 3 | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm PST

Celebrate with us as we recognize two multi-platinum winning alumni – Daniel Zaidenstadt who worked on Iggy Azalea’s hit, Fancy and Josef Gomez for his work on Ellie Goulding’s hit single, Close to Me.

Where to Watch:

Register in advance for this webinar.

2020 Virtual Spotlight Awards

Thursday, September 3 | 4:00 pm PST

Every year the Spotlight Awards ceremony inaugurates a new class into The Los Angeles Film School Spotlight Academy on the final day of FAME Week. We are proud to announce Henrique Andrade, Martin Pensa, Oz Rodriguez, Jessica Sterling, Damian Sziebert and Matt Villines as our Spotlight Academy Class of 2020. Tune in live to watch the show!

Where to Watch:
This will be streaming to (lafilm.edu/live|connect|FB Live)
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