Your Burnaby, BC, Film Production School

Welcome to Burnaby, a hub of creativity and innovation in the film industry! If you’ve dreamt of becoming a successful filmmaker, Film Connection is the ultimate pathway to turn your dreams into reality. Unlike traditional college classrooms, our new-age film production school provides a unique learning experience by connecting you directly with an industry insider. 

You’ll be learning the art of filmmaking not from textbooks, but by working side-by-side with professionals who live and breathe the industry every day (although there will be some required reading). By training with a film production company in Burnaby, you gain unparalleled access to industry connections, job assistance, and professional training.

Our program goes beyond theoretical lectures, immersing you in the real-world challenges and excitement of the filmmaking process. Burnaby’s thriving film community offers a wealth of opportunities to learn and grow, and with Film Connection, you’ll have the chance to build valuable connections right here in the heart of this vibrant industry. Don’t settle for a traditional college education that keeps you confined within classroom walls–choose Film Connection in Burnaby and unlock the door to a dynamic learning experience.

Stay Out Of Massive Student Loan Debt

When it comes to pursuing your dreams of becoming a filmmaker, there’s often the financial burden that traditional film schools can impose. We’re proud to offer a better solution that can save you up to $100,000 on tuition costs. Our innovative approach allows you to learn from experienced industry insiders, build valuable connections, and receive professional training, all while keeping costs low and helping you avoid the unbearable student loan debt.

With our cost-effective program, you can save a significant amount on tuition costs, ensuring that financial constraints don’t hinder your path to success. Don’t miss out on this unique chance to learn alongside industry insiders, build industry connections, and receive job assistance, all while being surrounded by the thriving film community of Burnaby. Enroll with Film Connection today and embrace a future full of endless possibilities in the world of filmmaking.

Meet Our Mentors

Adam Weber

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Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs

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Alejandra Huerta

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Daniela Larsen

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The Best Way to Learn is to Do

Unlike traditional film schools, Film Connection offers a unique learning experience that goes beyond the classroom. With us, you’ll have the opportunity to learn alongside an industry insider, gaining real-world experience and knowledge that simply can’t be replicated in a conventional setting.

What sets Film Connection apart is our focus on practical training and industry connections. In just 6-9 months, our program will equip you with the professional screenwriting skills you need to excel in the film industry. Burnaby, with its vibrant film community and bustling production scene, serves as the ideal backdrop for your journey towards success.

Our hands-on approach allows you to learn in a real-world environment, honing your skills through practical projects and networking with industry professionals. When it comes to launching your career, Film Connection is the best choice, offering not only top-notch training but also job assistance and invaluable connections that can open doors to exciting opportunities. 

Our Mentors Make This Work

Film Connection offers a revolutionary approach to learning that sets us apart from the rest. Here, you have the incredible opportunity to learn directly from experienced mentors and industry professionals right in the heart of Burnaby’s thriving film community. By immersing yourself in our program, you’ll gain invaluable insights, hands-on experience, and build crucial industry connections that can launch your career to new heights. 

Film Connection mentors are not just instructors; they are seasoned insiders who have worked on major film productions. Learn the art of filmmaking from those who have actually been there, done that! With Film Connection, you won’t be confined to a classroom; instead, you’ll be on real film sets, participating in actual productions, and honing your skills in a dynamic and practical environment.

Don’t miss out on this exceptional opportunity to kick-start your filmmaking journey in Burnaby. Choose Film Connection and experience the power of learning directly from the industry’s finest professionals. Our comprehensive curriculum, personalized mentorship, and job assistance will equip you with the tools you need to succeed in this competitive industry. Join us at Film Connection in Burnaby and let your passion for filmmaking take flight!

Learn the skills you need to take your idea from paper to the big screen.

Real world film education by filmmakers for filmmakers, optimized for today!


Success stories

Since he started his extern program with Uptone Pictures in Raleigh, NC, Grant Gilbert has been taking…


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