Your Film Production School in Austin

Welcome to the vibrant city of Austin, where the spirit of filmmaking thrives. And when it comes to learning the art of filmmaking, traditional college classrooms can’t hold a candle to Film Connection. We believe that the best way to learn is by doing, and that’s why we offer a unique learning experience that sets us apart.

At Film Connection, you have the opportunity to train with a real film production company right here in Austin, immersing yourself in the heart of the industry. Our program provides you with hands-on training alongside industry insiders who are passionate about sharing their knowledge and expertise. By learning in a real-world environment, you’ll gain practical skills, build valuable industry connections, and receive job assistance to kickstart your career in the dynamic world of film

Austin is a city that breathes creativity and innovation, and Film Connection is the perfect fit for aspiring filmmakers looking to make their mark in this dynamic industry. Our program takes advantage of the city’s vibrant film community, allowing you to learn from professionals who are actively working on film projects. Austin’s thriving film scene offers endless opportunities for collaboration, networking, and real-world experience. 

Stay Away From Massive Student Loan Debt

We understand the financial challenges aspiring filmmakers face when pursuing their dreams, which is why we offer a better solution that can save you up to $100,000 on tuition costs. We prioritize keeping costs low to help you avoid the burden of unbearable student loan debt. At Film Connection, we believe that real-world experience is the key to success in the industry, and our unique approach allows you to learn alongside industry insiders, build valuable industry connections, and receive job assistance and professional training.

By choosing Film Connection in Austin, not only will you save a significant amount of money, but you’ll also gain the practical skills and industry knowledge necessary to excel in the world of film production. When it comes to learning film production, Film Connection in Austin is the best solution for your educational needs. Our cost-effective program ensures that you can pursue your passion without breaking the bank. 

Our location in Austin offers access to a thriving film community, renowned film festivals, and a rich cultural scene that will inspire and enrich your learning experience. And you won’t just be sitting in a classroom; you’ll be immersed in the heart of the film industry, learning from industry professionals and gaining hands-on experience that will set you apart in this competitive field. 

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Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs

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Alejandra Huerta

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Daniela Larsen

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Learn How Films are Made in Today’s World

If you’re in Austin and eager to jumpstart your career in the film industry, there’s no better solution than Film Connection. Unlike traditional schools, we offer a unique approach that allows you to gain real-world experience and knowledge while working alongside industry insiders. Our program is designed to provide you with hands-on training, industry connections, and job assistance, ensuring you have the necessary tools to succeed in this competitive field.

When it comes to screenwriting, Film Connection sets itself apart from the rest. In just 6-9 months, you can master professional screenwriting skills right here in Austin. Our curriculum is carefully crafted to equip you with the essential techniques and storytelling elements needed to create compelling scripts that captivate audiences.

With our location in Austin, a thriving hub for the film industry, you’ll have the advantage of learning in a city known for its vibrant creative community and bustling film scene. By choosing Film Connection, you’re choosing a comprehensive learning experience that not only sets you up for success but also immerses you in a vibrant film culture right at your doorstep.

Unmatched Real-World Filmmaking Experience

Discover the power of hands-on learning with Film Connection in the vibrant film hub of Austin. We offer an immersive experience where you learn directly from mentors who are seasoned film industry professionals. Our program connects you with industry insiders who guide you through every step of the filmmaking process, imparting invaluable knowledge and real-world skills that cannot be replicated in a classroom setting.

By sinking yourself in this dynamic city, you’ll gain practical experience, build industry connections, and receive job assistance, setting you on the path to a successful career in the film industry. Film Connection stands head and shoulders above the rest as the premier choice for aspiring filmmakers in Austin.

With our program, you won’t waste valuable time and money on outdated theories or irrelevant coursework. Instead, you’ll be placed in the real world of filmmaking, learning the latest techniques and best practices directly from professionals who are at the cutting edge of the industry. By choosing Film Connection in Austin, you’re choosing a faster, more effective path to becoming a skilled filmmaker and gaining a competitive edge in this thriving creative community.

Nearby locations

Hours: M-F 9:00AM - 6:00PM
Film Connection

106 E. Sixth St Ste 900
Austin, TX 78701

(512) 645-2922 GET STARTED
Film Connection

1505 West 6th Street Suite 301
Austin, TX 78703

(512) 894-8890 GET STARTED
Film Connection

321 W. Ben White Blvd. 106B
Austin, TX 78704

512-379-6316 GET STARTED
Film Connection

5001 Lexington Meadow Lane
Austin, TX 78617

512-967-6308 GET STARTED

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Whether you want to gain a new skill or switch up your career altogether, you can do it with ease – all at an investment of $15K or less! That’s much less than 4-year universities, colleges, and most trade schools. Achieving your ambitions should not be restricted by financial barriers. Investing in yourself is one of the most cost-effective ways to reach any personal or professional goals, and our reasonably-priced programs provide just that opportunity. Take stock of your dreams, unlock the real potential within yourself, and get your foot on the path toward success with our cost-efficient programs.

Working in a professional recording studio is an invaluable learning experience that can’t be found anywhere else. Far more than just learning film production, it’s an opportunity to get true hands-on experience with putting tracks together, managing and directing artists, as well as refining your own individual skills and creativity. No matter where you ply your craft around the world you will have the skills needed to start working immediately. To truly tap into your creative side by seeing what makes the world of film work, a professional recording studio promises a multifaceted learning experience.

At our film engineering and film production school, we understand that technical skills are necessary but not sufficient in order to thrive and succeed in this field. That’s why we go beyond the basics of studio recording, mixing, and mastering, and offer specialized instruction on business essentials such as contract drafting and invoice creation. Understanding how to market oneself effectively is a critical element of any career path, which is why we provide guidance on cutting-edge tools available for online marketing. We provide personal mentorship from an experienced professional in the industry, giving you the chance to develop valuable contacts while getting hands-on experience with real studio sessions!

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