Dov S-S Simens

Dov S-S Simens
Dov S-S Simens is one of Hollywood's leadings film instructors. After a decade of producing and line-producing in the syndicated television industry and the low-budget foreign market, Dov dedicated himself to film instruction. He has taught at UCLA, USC, and NYU and is the creator of the Hollywood Film Institute. Dov presents the acclaimed "2-Day Film Schoolâ„¢" around the world and has written a monthly column for Moviemaker magazine, appeared as a guest speaker at Sundance, Toronto, and Raindance Film Festivals, penned From Reel to Deal a Warner Books tome, and founded the filmmakers portal,

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Dov demystified the secrets about movie-making in a straightforward manner. He is worth every penny and more. -- Elke Weiss

"Dov is one amazing teacher! His examples were excellent and his attitude upbeat and practical. He tells it like it is." -- Sue Mirialakis

"Words cannot express the transformation you undergo in just 2 days with Dov! He is truly inspiring and worth his weight in gold!" -- Sally Lourenco, editorial director

"Dov packs a 4-year college curriculum into 2 intense days of instruction where you learn everything you need to know to make your first feature film. Highly recommended." -- Jacqueline Jouret, editor

"Dov's course is a must for anyone with a vision who lacks the industry know-how to bring their ideas to fruition. He fueled my imagination and de-mystified the process of executing my vision." -- Jennifer Katz

"Dov is the best instructor I've ever had. He is not only from the industry, he is the industry! It was the best investment ever!" -- Monique Wegmueller

"Dov's 2 day class was the best investment in the last 10 years! I learned so much." -- Monique Wegmueller

"Awesome class! There was a wealth of real world information that motivates and makes the maze of moviemaking clear as day." -- Barbara Benitez