Your Fort Worth Film Production School

Welcome to Film Connection, the ultimate destination for aspiring filmmakers in Fort Worth! We offer a unique learning experience that sets us apart–you won’t just be studying theories and concepts; you’ll be immersed in the real world of film production, working alongside industry insiders. Our innovative approach allows you to train directly with a film production company, gain hands-on experience, build industry connections, and receive personalized mentorship.

Whether you’re interested in directing, producing, cinematography, or any other aspect of filmmaking, Film Connection is the best solution for launching your career in Fort Worth’s thriving film industry. Don’t settle for a classroom when you can have an entire film production company as your training ground.

Fort Worth is home to a vibrant film scene, and Film Connection puts you right in the heart of it. With our program, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate on real film projects, learn from industry professionals, and get a taste of the fast-paced and dynamic nature of the film industry. Our comprehensive curriculum, combined with our job assistance and professional training, ensures that you’ll be well-prepared for the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

Why Take on Massive Student Loan Debt if You Don’t Have to?

If you’re passionate about filmmaking and want to kickstart your career without breaking the bank, you’re in the right place. We offer a better solution while saving you up to $100,000 on tuition costs. We understand the burden of student loan debt and believe that pursuing your dreams shouldn’t come at the expense of your financial future.

By keeping our costs low, Film Connection ensures that you can learn to make films alongside an industry insider, build valuable industry connections, receive job assistance, and gain professional training, all without the unbearable weight of excessive student loans. 

By choosing our program, you not only benefit from significant cost savings but also immerse yourself in a thriving film industry hub. Fort Worth offers a diverse range of filming locations, from its stunning downtown skyline to its picturesque landscapes and historical sites. Our hands-on approach allows you to utilize these unique locations and learn from experienced professionals who are deeply familiar with the local film scene. 

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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Get Hands-On, Real World Experience

You won’t just learn about filmmaking from textbooks and lectures; you’ll gain hands-on, real-world experience alongside industry insiders. Our unique mentorship program allows you to learn the craft of filmmaking directly from professionals who are actively working in the industry. In just 6-9 months, you’ll acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to jumpstart your career in the film industry, all while building valuable industry connections that can open doors to exciting opportunities.

Our screenwriting program is designed to help you develop professional screenwriting skills in a focused and intensive timeframe. Through one-on-one mentorship with experienced screenwriters, you’ll learn the art of storytelling, character development, dialogue, and plot construction. By working on real film projects, you’ll understand the intricacies of the screenwriting process and gain the confidence to bring your ideas to life.

With our personalized approach and emphasis on practical experience, Film Connection is the best choice for aspiring filmmakers in Fort Worth who want to fast-track their careers and make their mark in the industry.

Learn From Experienced Professionals

Film Connection offers a revolutionary learning experience where you have the unique opportunity to learn directly from mentors and industry professionals right here in Fort Worth. Imagine being mentored by seasoned filmmakers who have worked on blockbuster movies and award-winning projects, gaining invaluable insights into the real-world challenges and triumphs of the film industry.

With Film Connection, you won’t just learn about making films; you’ll be immersed in the vibrant film community of Fort Worth, building industry connections that can open doors to exciting opportunities and future collaborations. Don’t settle for a generic film education – choose Film Connection and let the thriving film scene of Fort Worth be your classroom.

With our personalized approach to education, you’ll receive one-on-one training from professionals who are actively working in the film industry, ensuring you stay up to date with the latest techniques, trends, and technologies. Gain practical, hands-on experience as you work on real film projects, putting your skills to the test and honing your craft under the guidance of experienced mentors.

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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