Sunday, April 4, 2010

entertainment industry coach Question 396: I didn’t get into the film schools I applied to but my parents want me to go to college.

"Should I go for the sake of going?"

Are you trying to get me in trouble with your parents? Let’s put it this way: you’re asking a girl who wanted to be an actress since she was four and was forced to go to college so she could have “something to fall back on.” Can you go to a school in the same city as a film school you applied to? Then you can socialize and create relationships with people at the film school. Can you still work on your craft even if it’s not part of your curriculum? Can you compromise by getting an entertainment industry internship during your breaks?

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