“Phil’s book not only gives filmmakers a working vocabulary, but a tool they can refer to again and again as new situations arise at the beginning of their career.”
– Jerry Bruckheimer, Producer
Pirates of the Carribean / Enemy of the State / Armageddon / CSI / CSI: New York
“A must for anyone trying to break into films.”
– Sam Mercer, Producer
Snow White and The Huntsman / The Sixth Sense / Congo / Heaven Is For Real
“This book belongs in every film, television, theater and journalism school in the country. Every student should read this book.”
– Ron Bozman, Producer
For Love of the Game / Silence of the Lambs / The Stepford Wives
“This book is crucial for the neophyte filmmaker. It’s a straightforward account of finding your for job in the film industry in Los Angeles.”
– Peter Bogart, Producer
Con Air / Ace Ventura: Pet Detective / Lake Placid / Return to the Blue Lagoon
“The first and most articulate resource with practical advice and guidance for finding employment in the motion picture industry.”
– Charlie Peters, Writer & Director
My One and Only / Music From Another Room / Three Men and a Little Lady
“I wish I had a book like this when I was trying to break into films. GET A REEL JOB is incredibly helpful and on the nose with its straightforward advice.”
– Steve Rash, Director
Eddie / Can’t Buy Me Love / Under the Rainbow / The Buddy Holly Story
“The best book on breaking into the film business ever written.”
– Michael Goldberg, Writer
Snow Dogs / Cool Runnings / Little Giants
“I tell my students if they’re going to Los Angeles, they need three things: a resume, a car, and a copy of GET A REEL JOB.”
– Dr. Jack Stanley
Head, Dept. of Communications, UT-Pan-American
“GET A REEL JOB is a great shortcut guide to the biz and a must read.”
– Pauline Cymel
Industry Specialist, The Right Connections Personnel Service
“I believe GET A REEL JOB should be required reading in all films schools as well as for students interested in pursuing entertainment law. It’s concrete, thoughtful and useful.”
– Sherri Burr
Professor of Law, University of New Mexico Law School
It was a pleasure learning about the film and music industries from you while having the time of my life in Los Angeles!
- Aaron F.
Thanks so much for the unbelievable semester. These four months were easily the best in my life.
- Zach H.
I just wanted to say, truly and honestly, thank you all so much for this incredible experience. I know for a fact I would not have had the simply amazing opportunities I did without your help and this program. It has been an honor and a pleasure to be here, and I can’t thank you enough.
- Aaron M.
I also wanted to say thank you for a great semester. Your class especially has been incredibly helpful over practicalities and real-life knowledge of this world. I honestly appreciate it.
- Will Q.