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Validus Makes Waves with YouTube Hit, Life as a Mermaid

July 14, 2017

Besides being one of the top film schools in California, Columbia College Hollywood is also home to several student-created and operated production companies. These production companies are the ...

Columbia College Hollywood Takes Part in "Every 15 Minutes" Program

May 12, 2017

Tarzana, May 10, 2017: The number of DUI related auto deaths in the United States on a yearly basis is alarming. It is only when we begin to look at the daily statistics and the ones that involve ...

High School Students: Finding Time for Film

April 4, 2017

It is your senior year of high school. Every day you wake up and go to school. After school, you have practice for that sport, a meeting for that club, or rehearsal for that show. After that, you ...

3 Benefits of Going to a Small College

January 3, 2017

One of the questions that seems to come up during the college search is " Do I want to go to a big school or a small one?" It is not a question that is often asked by friends or family members, but ...

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Choosing Your College Major

December 15, 2016

It is December. We are roughly half way through the school year. And somewhere out there in the world, a high school senior is scared to death because they will soon have to decide what they want to ...

How to get Experience as a Young Actor

December 6, 2016

If you know you have a passion for acting and you are only in high school, you have a head start on a lot of people. Actors like Samuel L. Jackson, Sylvester Stallone, and Tim Allen didn't start ...

5 Ways to Earn Extra Cash in College

October 27, 2016

Let's be honest here, it is college, you are going to have a hard time saving. You are going to want to go out with friends, buy new clothes, and grab a coffee and a bagel when you wake up two ...

And the Winner is....

October 27, 2016

  On October 14th and 15th, Columbia College Hollywood showcased their 2016 Film Festival. With over 350 people in attendance, this year’s festival proved to be a HUGE success. The festival not only ...

6 Incredible Tips for Young Filmmakers

October 25, 2016

When I was in high school I remember trying to throw together backyard movies spur of the moment. It would be me and a bunch of friends (who had no idea how to act) basically improvising scene after ...

5 DIY Rigs for Young Cinematographers

October 13, 2016

So you want to be a cinematographer....the problem is, you're 17. You don't have access to any fancy equipment or gear. Getting a camera was hard enough, getting actual equipment on top of that would ...