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16 Times You Regretted Studying Film At University

When you study Film at university, you can’t help but have some regrets.

1. When people always assumed that your course was way easier than theirs.

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2. And joked that all you ever did was watch films. Nothing else.

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3. When you were stressing about your exams and someone asked if wasn’t just watching another film.

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4. When nobody appreciated how much effort actually goes into making a 2 minute film.

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5. Especially when it comes to lugging heavy equipment round all day during a filming.

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6. And then spending hours on end in the editing suite trying to make it perfect.

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7. When you realised you were pretty much the only creative course that doesn’t get a reading week.

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8. When you were actually revising but it looked like you were just having a library film session.

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9. Or when you had to watch a really weird, cult film for your module and it was so not the one.

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10. When you felt that your tutor’s high expectations were unreasonable given your low film budget.

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11. Or when people who barely showed up ended up getting a better grade than you.

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12. When you could no longer enjoy watching a film in your spare time without dissecting it scene by scene.

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13. Or when you watched some contemporary, indie film for inspiration but when you tried to emulate the filming it looked shit. 

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14. When people acted like you’d committed a crime if they found out you hadn’t seen a particular film. 

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15. When you realised that your course actually provided you with very little industry experience.

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16. And that it turned out loads of people in the film industry got their job without actually having a degree.

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