Do I Need To Go To Film School To Get a Job In Film?

Thoughts from a film executive on if filmmaking requires a formal education.

I have been fortunate enough to enjoy a successful career in film and television for the past eight years, beginning shortly after I left college. How did I do it? It’s not completely straightforward but the one line answer I tend to give is that it took a lot of hard work and a little bit of luck…



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Emer Ryan

Living in Dublin, Ireland and working in film & television. Writing about lifestyle, experiences and my night-time thoughts. I love travel, health and puppies.