3 Pieces of Advice From Top Film School Instructors

Film School at KD Conservatory

Words of Wisdom for Film School Students When you’re a film school student, you may have an idealistic mindset about how your career will progress. As you gain experience, you may feel disillusioned by the challenges of making it in the film industry. Memorize these four pieces of advice from some of today’s top film school instructors. Remember them when you’re feeling down about the pressures of filmmaking. 1. The Story Still Matters Even After Film School After you graduate from filming school, you may find yourself battling a Hollywood studio that seems concerned only about marketing and making money…. read more

Film School Tips: How Long Should My Feature Film Script Be?

Film Classes for Adults at KD Studio

Advice From Film School Instructors on Determining the Length of Your Script When you develop your first feature film in film school, you usually begin with either a short script, a short story or a novella. Depending on the requirements for your project, you need to then create a script that provides the right amount of footage. Use some of these tips taught by good film schools: Tip No. 1: Remember the 30-Second Rule In general, 30 seconds of film footage equals one page of a script. This comparison can vary depending on how wordy the lines are, but the… read more