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Master of Fine Arts in Documentary Filmmaking New York Film Academy - Los Angeles Campus New York Film Academy - Los Angeles Campus, USA


Jan 2023, May 2023, Aug 2023

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USD 47151

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USD 75

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24 months


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Program Overview

During NYFA’s Master’s of Fine Arts (MFA) Degree in Documentary Filmmaking in Los Angeles, aspiring visual storytellers rapidly build skills in a hands-on, intensive environment. From their first day at NYFA, students study as documentary filmmakers, following our signature learn-by-doing approach.

Spending a majority of their time creating short films, students also study topics in new media, film studies, and the business side of the industry. As this program is a best fit for filmmaking students looking to continue their education, candidates for admission to the MFA program must have a Bachelor’s Degree.


Additional Information

Program Level Master's Degree

College/University Processing Time 30

Program Intensity Full-Time

General Admission Requirement

    Academic Requirement

    • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted into this program, applicants must have a Bachelor's Degree.


    6.5 IELTS Score
    79 TOEFL Score Minimum Overall Score
    101 Duolingo Minimum Overall Score
    60% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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    19000 Per year

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