Why go to film school? When you have Youtube (and the video essay)

We all sit in two camps. Pro or con. Left or right. Right or wrong. Where do you stand?

I have to say, I’m not sure. When it comes to schools I can’t decide. That’s not entirely true. When it comes to film school I’m pretty sure. It’s useless.

In some countries you will pay 15 to 60 thousand — if not more — to graduate from a film school. And right after graduation you are pushed to be a good little worker and feed the system. You’re rarely placed in a situation where things are questioned. You’re told never to touch an apple box because that’s someone else’s job. Know your place and all will go smoothly.

Read the rest at medium.com/@aldoparise