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The Academy of Art University's Career Services department creates enduring partnerships with established and emerging companies, artists and designers that support all majors. Career Services works with executives, recruiters, creative leaders and alumni nationwide to cultivate meaningful affiliations that foster connections to a dynamic professional network.
Career Services can be reached via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org or in person at 79 New Montgomery Street, 4th Floor. Students can also visit the Career Services website. You can receive more in-depth information by accessing Career Services through the Student Portal and using the Career Services link under "Resources."
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Occupational Outlook Handbook
The Occupational Outlook Handbook issued by the Bureau of Labor Statistics can help you find career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations.
The Occupational Information Network (O*NET) is a free online database that contains hundreds of occupational definitions to help students, job seekers, businesses and workforce development professionals to understand today's world of work in the United States.
Selected Writing for Film, Television, and Digital Media Professional Practice Books
Selected Writing for Film, Television, and Digital Media Professional Practice ebooks
American Screenwriters Association
Organization dedicated to the promotion of and encouragement of screenwriting as an art form.
Bay Area Women in Film & Media
Bay Area Women in Film & Media (BAWIFM) is a volunteer-run, non-profit organization that actively provides networking, educational and social opportunities for over 1,000 women film and mediamakers in the San Francisco Bay Area.
The Black List
The Black List, an annual survey of Hollywood executives' favorite unproduced screenplays, was founded in 2005. Since then, more than 400 Black List scripts have been produced, grossing over $26 billion in box office worldwide. Black List movies have won 53 Academy Awards from 262 nominations, including 4 of the last 10 Best Picture Oscars and 10 of the last 22 Best Screenplay Oscars.
Directors Guild of America
The Directors Guild of America (DGA) is an entertainment guild which represents the interests of film and television directors in the United States motion picture industry and abroad.
San Francisco Film Society
The San Francisco Film Society champions the world's finest films and filmmakers through programs anchored in and inspired by the spirit and values of the San Francisco Bay Area.
Founded by Robert Redford and dedicated to the development of artists of independent vision and the exhibition of their new work. Sponsor of the Sundance Film Festival.
Writers Guild of American, West
Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW), a labor union composed of the thousands of writers who write the content for television shows, movies, news programs, documentaries, animation, and Internet and mobile phones (new media).