Missoula, Montana
The Missoula, Montana Film Connection Film School

Apply Now

The Film Connection is where it all starts. We help make your dreams happen.
Fill out the information below and we’ll be in touch:


Your Missoula Film School Alternative

Don’t settle for any film old film school. Learn at the side of filmmaking professionals with Missoula Film Connection. We provide our students quality mentorships with filmmaking pros that give them real-world experience. Whether you’re involved with our 6-month behind the scenes program or the 8-month directors program, you’ll be calling the shots alongside real people working in the industry, not sad professors who’ve never made a movie. Our directors program even ends with a trip to Los Angeles to pitch your project in an industry executive’s office. Your L.A. mentor will help you hone that pitch and launch your career!

To APPLY for our Missoula Film School, click here.

Missoula, Montana is located in west-central Montana near the border with Idaho, situated in a glacial valley surrounded by beautiful mountain scenery, and hosting a population of nearly 70,000 people. Numerous entertainment industry pros and celebrities have ties to the Missoula area, including singer/songwriter Aimee Allen, comedian Dana Carvey, actor J.K. Simmons and noted filmmaker David Lynch. The diverse natural scenery of this area is highly conducive to location filmmaking, and Montana itself offers numerous incentives for filmmakers to shoot here. If you're looking at a film career as a film director, film producer, film editor, cameraperson or otherwise, Missoula can provide numerous opportunities for you to learn–and FILM CONNECTION can help you find them.   

Montana is regularly the site for filming of movies, movies, commercials, TV shows and documentaries, including in Missoula and the surrounding regions. Some of the films shot around these parts include Pretty Ugly People, Disorganized Crime, Under Siege 2, The Untouchables, and Don't Come Knocking–just to name a few.  

With our many professional connections and relationships forged over the years, FILM CONNECTION is in a unique position to help launch your career in the film and TV industry–and those connections extend even to Missoula, Montana. Our secret is our revolutionary mentor-apprentice (extern) approach, in which we pair you with a working professional who trains you on real-life film and video shoots, helping you make industry contacts along the way. Over 70 percent of our graduates go on to permanent industry employment. Enroll in our Missoula FILM CONNECTION today, and find out what we can do for you! 

To APPLY click here.

The Missoula Film Connection is rated 5 stars based on 271 student reviews

Apply Now

The Film Connection is where it all starts. We help make your dreams happen.
Fill out the information below and we’ll be in touch: