310-456-9623
Davenport, Iowa
The Davenport, Iowa Film Connection Film School
GET A HANDS-ON EDUCATION IN THE FILM INDUSTRY
RIGHT WHERE YOU ARE.

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DAVENPORT FILM SCHOOL

Your Davenport Film School Alternative

Yes ladies and gents, as unbelievable as it may seem we’ve really brought a film school to Davenport. And not just any film school. The most aggressive hands-on film school alternative out there bar none. We’re Davenport Film Connection. The place where you work with an industry Mentor right in your own hometown. Too good to be true? Check us out and find out for yourself.

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Located in eastern Iowa along the banks of the Mississippi River, Davenport is a city of just over 100,000 people, situated in the greater Quad Cities area which hosts nearly 400,000 people between eastern Iowa and western Illinois. This area is within driving distance of Des Moines, Chicago and St. Louis, making it conducive for location scouting in several directions. There are several production companies in the Davenport area, which is where FILM CONNECTION places you for film school. If you are thinking about a career in film directing, film editing or film producing, Davenport, Iowa presents a surprising alternative to moving to New York or Los Angeles. 

Some of the well known movies that have been filmed in Davenport and surrounding vicinity include Children of the Corn, Sugar, The Hideout, Field of Dreams, Lost/Found and University Heights, just to name a few. 

The FILM CONNECTION curriculum for its Film School revolves around the mentor/apprentice relationship. The student works two to three days a week, over a six month period, under the direct supervision of their mentor, a Davenport local working professional. Along the way, you'll make vital industry connections that enable hiring after you are finished.  In fact, seventy percent of our FILM CONNECTION graduates get permanent positions in the industry, some even before they graduate. Check us out and see what our Davenport film school alternative can do for your career!

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The Film Connection is where it all starts. We help make your dreams happen.
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