Miami Film School by Film Connection
Your Miami Film School Alternative
The Film Connection is one of the best and most accessible film schools in the world. The Film Connection takes everyday students, trains them, and helps them break into the entertainment world.
When you live in Miami it can be hard to know where to start. You want to make movies. You want to be a filmmaker but you don’t have any direct ties to the industry. Well, the Film Connection was made for you.
The Film Connection puts you in a production company, pairs you with a mentor, and helps you get your foot in the door. We also help you write a screenplay, and shoot sequences from it so that you can show potential buyers.
The cherry on top? We fly you to Hollywood and set up a meeting for you to pitch your movie to a real agent. That’s right. We get you in front of an agent.
We prepare you, we educate you, and we help you get your work in front of the people who need to see it. We’re on your side from the very beginning. We’re all about you making your dreams come true.
The Film Connection was created to enable you to succeed.
MIAMI, FLORIDA is the 16th largest DMA in the country. Known as the “Magic City,” Miami is located in Southeast Florida, in the county of Miami-Dade along the Atlantic coast. The city was incorporated in 1896 and became an international hub known for its diverse culture and ethnicities.
While recent census estimates place the population of Miami between 390,000 and 450,000 people, the surrounding metro area has roughly 5 million people. Known as the gateway to Latin America, Miami attracts a large Latin American population that includes Cubans, Nicaraguans, Colombians, Venezuelans, Puerto Ricans, Argentineans, Ecuadorians, Brazilians, Dominicans, Haitians and Mexicans.
Famous for the TV series Miami Vice, Miami is a world class destination and has successfully hosted the 4th annual Latin Grammy Awards show as well as a number of film festivals, including the Miami International Film Festival, the Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, the Miami Jewish Film Festival and the Miami Underground Film Festival.
The city of Miami also has a plethora of television and radio stations, plus daily, weekly and monthly magazines. Additionally, We Media Miami explores and fosters the use of digital media for building and improving real communities in a society that is inter-connected. The We Media conference has hosted former U.S. Vice President Al Gore, BBC Managing Director Mark Thompson, Reuters CEO Tom Glocer, and actor Richard Dreyfuss among others.
Miami’s Academy of Performing Arts and Entertainment fosters the city’s arts and culture as well as media and broadcasting, so if you are seeking a career in television or film, Miami might just be the ticket.
Your entry point to the city just might be FILM CONNECTION’s Mentor/Apprentice Film School. Our six month, hands-on, mentor apprentice method of teaching make the FILM CONNECTION Film School one of the best bets in the industry to get your career in film jump started. Check us out, listen to our student and teacher testimonials and discover why FILM CONNECTION is hands down the best Film School around.