Espoir Umurihano

Espoir Umurihano Arrived at NFI from Democratic Republic of Congo (photo w/ R. Madhavan @ NFI) My name is Espoir Umurihano and I’m from Democratic Republic of Congo. To be more specific, in the Province of South-Kivu, an actual territory of Minembwe. I wanted to share an anecdote that changed my perception towards life. During…

Joe Lobben

Joe Lobben Arrived at NFI from: Janesville, Wisconsin, straight from high school I chose the Nashville Film Institute because it was a hands on and film focused school. Since starting in October of 2019 I have truly enjoyed each class and the interaction with the instructors. Going into the school I didn’t really know what…

Reilly Farren

Reilly Farren Arrived at NFI from Mahomet, Illinois. I’m originally from Mahomet Illinois but I’ve called Nashville my home for about a year and a half now. Growing up I practically lived at the dance studio and did just about any artistic activity I had time for. Within the film industry my love for all…

A.T Branch

A.T Branch Arrived at NFI from the U.S Army A.T. Branch was one of the luckier students whose class had just returned to campus from filming their final capstone project when COVID shut down occurred. With just 4 weeks of post production classes remaining to graduate, the instructors at NFI figured out the mechanics to…