Career Questions tagged Film

What skills do you need to be a successful film and video editor?

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Active Dec 13 '18 at 10:20 PM

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Posted by Nasir L.’s Avatar Nasir L.
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Ronald Lagman | Career Specialist Hello Nasir, I am a filmmaker myself and edit my own ...

Are there any different positions n this occupation?

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Active Dec 17 '18 at 08:54 PM

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Posted by Nasir L.’s Avatar Nasir L.
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Carol Kampf | Recruiter Hi NasirWhile I have not recruited specifically for film editing professionals, ...

What's a day of a film and vdeo editor like?

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Active Dec 12 '18 at 03:54 PM

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what classes should someone looking into going into film editing mainly take?

importance of which classes should be taken first before others....

#film

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Active Dec 04 '18 at 06:33 PM

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Posted by Damonte B.’s Avatar Damonte B.
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Mr. Ernst Constant III | Either fall or grow! Damonte B,I would suggest you go to learn.org/video_editing_courses_and_programs and look at ...

what type of responsibilities does someone in film editing hold?

How hard are these responsiblities? Do any of these responsibilities hold more importance then another?...

#film

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Active Dec 02 '18 at 08:08 PM

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I would like to get a certificate in the film Making (online)

I graduated from a college far from my hobby and work. I want to get a certificate to help me in the film making . I have already worked in this field for five years but I do not have time to study i need to study online #film #cinematography #college...

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Active Nov 22 '18 at 03:50 AM

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Posted by basem M.’s Avatar basem M.
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Mr. Ernst Constant III | Either fall or grow! Hello Basem,Due to your busy schedule I would advise you to ...

How do you know if the Cinema Production major is for you?

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Active Nov 13 '18 at 06:39 PM

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Georgette A. Diab | Director of Quality Assurance I am a screenplay writer. And I knew that I wanted ...

Any other options?

I want to stay instate to go to college but, I do not know what school would be best for film and theatre besides the university of Utah are there any other options? #college #theatre...

#film

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Jeff Beck’s Avatar
Active Oct 15 '18 at 01:46 PM

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Posted by Jesikah C.’s Avatar Jesikah C.
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Jeff Beck | Deaf World Television, Inc You need to ask adviser and research to find that will ...

How do I gain experience?

I am 18 and a senior in high school and want to go into directing, but how do I gain experience and get a hold of some of the basics before I graduate?...

#film

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Scott Bedell’s Avatar Jeff Beck’s Avatar
Active Nov 01 '18 at 01:29 AM

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Posted by Jesikah C.’s Avatar Jesikah C.
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Scott Bedell | Theatre Professional and Consultant One of the best options is to look for a Summer ...

What are some things I can be doing to build up my resume for an internship in the film industry?

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Jeff Beck’s Avatar Robert Isaac’s Avatar
Active Dec 01 '18 at 02:57 AM

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Posted by Megan Rylee D.’s Avatar Megan Rylee D.
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Jeff Beck | Deaf World Television, Inc Yes, you can add any thing you had done in past ...

What are some resources you wish you had known about when you first started college?

I am about to begin college, and I want to be prepared. Are there any resources for film related studies that you wished you knew about sooner? #film #firstyear #freshman #videoproduction #filmproduction #videoediting...

#collegegraduate

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Jennifer Paschal’s Avatar Lisette Miranda’s Avatar Alexandra Polk’s Avatar Lindsey Murphy’s Avatar
Active Nov 27 '18 at 09:53 PM

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Posted by Rebecca M.’s Avatar Rebecca M.
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Jennifer Paschal | Technology Development Program - Engineer I Always look to see if you can find your textbooks somewhere ...

What are the best schools for majoring in film/cinematography production?

What schools would be best suited for this major? Are there certain schools that have an advantage over others? Would you immediately be able to work in the film industry following graduation and earning your degree? #majors #film #film-production #cinematography #film-schools #film-acting...

#television

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Active Nov 01 '18 at 12:17 AM

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Posted by Genevieve B.’s Avatar Genevieve B.
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Scott Bedell | Theatre Professional and Consultant Film production and cinematography are two very large areas. For the ...

How hard is it to get a job in the film industry?

I want to work in the film industry as a screenwriter and on the set of movies and in the future after I've gained more experience I would eventually like to become a director. How hard is it getting jobs in this field? #film #film-acting #film-acting #film-editing #television #movies...

#cinematography #production

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Active Oct 01 '18 at 01:18 PM

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Posted by Genevieve B.’s Avatar Genevieve B.
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Henry Ryder | User Interface Designer at Electric Square Hello Genevieve,I too wanted to be a director.Traditionally in the film ...
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Scott Bedell | Theatre Professional and Consultant Careers in writing have one of the lowest employment ratings after ...

How can I stand out in the competitive world of filmmaking and its environment?

It is a very competitive field in which there are many people but not everyone succeeds, As an international female student how can a stand out from the rest? #film #directing #nyu...

#television

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Active Aug 28 '18 at 09:35 PM

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What are the best HBCU’s for theater & film?

I’m interested in going to a historically black college & I would like to know which ones are best for my field of interest. #production #film #theater #actors...

#hbcu

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Active Sep 24 '18 at 02:56 PM

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Posted by Dezire D.’s Avatar Dezire D.
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Antuane Brown | Lead Financial Analyst According to broadwayblack.com the top 5 HBCUs for theater and film ...
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Scott Bedell | Theatre Professional and Consultant Communications departments pull their talent from many different sources. Individuals can ...

Where do I start looking for jobs when I leave college?

I want to write for Film and TV. #writing #film...

#creative-writing

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Active Aug 19 '18 at 03:05 AM

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Posted by Cerissa D.’s Avatar Cerissa D.
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Susan E. Oser | Contributing Writer at Vape Magazine I would suggest looking for jobs while you are still in ...

What is the first step in getting into the writing scene for Film and TV?

I want to know where to start first and who to make connections with. I feel like internships are important but I'm not sure what exactly I should be shooting for. My college is close to New York City which opens up a lot of opportunities. #film #college #career-path #writing...

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Active Aug 19 '18 at 03:00 AM

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Posted by Cerissa D.’s Avatar Cerissa D.
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Susan E. Oser | Contributing Writer at Vape Magazine It depends on what you are looking to write about. What ...

How Do I Break Into the Screenwriting Industry?

How do I get into writing for film? Is it easier than writing literature or is it harder? I don't want to be famous, just write things. Which is an easier field to get into or what is the significant difference that could affect my choice about which writing industry to go into? #writing...

#writer #film #literature #author

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Active Aug 08 '18 at 09:04 PM

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Posted by Trinity G.’s Avatar Trinity G.
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Hank Isaac | Writer/Director There's actually only one thing you need to do to be ...

film making or medicine or business??

my family wants me to got to medicine school because I am good at sciences all of my family are doctors but I am also good at theatre management and directed a school play before and wanted to go to a film making academy. I wasn't planning for the film making choice from a long time, intact I...

#medicine #director #film #business #science

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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D.’s Avatar Jordan Brady’s Avatar Hank Isaac’s Avatar
Active Jul 09 '18 at 02:05 AM

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Posted by ahmed A.’s Avatar ahmed A.
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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting In many families, it is expected that sons, especially the first ...

How could i become an actress

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Active Jul 28 '18 at 01:51 PM

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Jamie Soltis | Office Manager at Episcopal Actors'​ Guild (EAG)/ SAG ... Have you started training yet? You can go down the college ...

What is needed in preparation to become a film major?

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Active Jun 27 '18 at 08:04 PM

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Posted by Lauren L.’s Avatar Lauren L.

Do you have to go to college to become and Actor or actress

Your just acting not really doing math,ela, and world History and other subjects. But it is good to learn more about those subjects. #actor #actress #acting #film #theatre #theater...

#performing-arts

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Active Nov 27 '18 at 04:58 PM

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Posted by Doris H.’s Avatar Doris H.
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Brittany Bristow | Actress, Producer, Film & TV writer This is a great question. The answer is no. School isn't ...

Being a female of diverse ethics is it possible for me to become a film director.

The challenges Criticism Being able to publish my film #film...

#movies

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Active Jun 08 '18 at 07:38 PM

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cecilia moyikoua If you work hard, you can be anything . Example : ...

What is a good tip for someone going into the film industry?

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Steven Bachrach’s Avatar Jimmy Đoom’s Avatar Hank Isaac’s Avatar
Active May 27 '18 at 04:14 PM

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Posted by Andrew H.’s Avatar Andrew H.
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Steven Bachrach | Filmmaker/Screenwriter/Educator Be prepared for a series of assistant-type roles and , at ...

How would you get into the animation industry?

It feels like getting into the industry is a bit hard, so I was wondering if there was any tips on how to enter it. #film #performing-arts #animation #art...

#media

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Active Sep 21 '18 at 04:43 AM

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Posted by Taylor H.’s Avatar Taylor H.
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Keith Douglas | Freelance Animator at Self-employed That’s a very good question,It can be difficult to get into ...

What are some important skills to have as a film major?

What can I do to position myself as of right now before I go on to film school in order to set myself up to what to expect....

#film

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Active Jul 23 '18 at 03:17 PM

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Posted by Marco M.’s Avatar Marco M.
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Steven Bachrach | Filmmaker/Screenwriter/Educator Hi Marco M. I'd mostly recommend watching as many different kinds ...

Is it beneficial to pair a major in film with a business double major or minor?

Would it substantially increase my future career opportunities by majoring or minoring in business along with film? Would a more practical major such as business serve as a safety net or provide more options for my career in the future? Is it worth the extra courseload? #film #businessandfilm...

#business

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Active May 14 '18 at 07:40 PM

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Posted by Emma V.’s Avatar Emma V.
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Jordan Brady | Filmmaker/Partner at Superlounge I wish I had a business degree, but feel making Films ...

Why is the Film Industry primarily dominated by male directors and is it difficult for women to succeed in this field?

As an aspiring female filmmaker, I have often asked myself why I only saw male directors on stage accepting their Academy Awards. Why are there few well-known female directors? Is there a low number of women filmmakers or are the talented ones not being recognized? How can I, a passionate and...

#media #equality #film-production #gender #women-in-film #discrimination #film #women

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Active Jul 31 '18 at 03:36 AM

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Posted by Emma V.’s Avatar Emma V.
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Jimmy Đoom | Character Portrayals at Actor Film/TV The answer to "why ?" is lengthy and probably infuriating. But ...

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