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Your Indianapolis Film School Alternative

While Indianapolis Film Schools are relatively scarce, there's only one you really need: FILM CONNECTION of Indianapolis!  We're the only film school that gets you working as a film student apprentice (extern) inside an actual Indianapolis film production company–learning directing producing, editing and more directly from the pros. In Indianapolis, the smartest way to launch your filmmaking career is by staring out in an Indianapolis film production company as a film apprentice–and that's right where FILM CONNECTION places you.

Don’t make the mistake of spending 10-50 thousand dollars to go to film school at a college or film trade school when you can spend far less money and go to film school in a real production company. Be smart–get your film education by working in a real life production setting, getting vital industry connections along the way. Our revolutionary film school alternative is the smartest, most cost efficient way on the market today to get your film school education.

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Indianapolis, Indiana serves as the capital city of Indiana, hosting a city population of over 800,000 and a combined metro population of over 1.7 million. It is home to several major universities including Ball State University and Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), as well as sports like the Indianapolis Colts and the Indianapolis 500. This city is also the 39th largest DMA in the nation, a hub for plenty of television and filmmaking activity. If you're an aspiring film director, film editor or film producer, Indianapolis is a surprising alternative to relocating to places like New York or L.A.–especially with FILM CONNECTION helping you get your foot in the door. 

Many major movies, commercials, TV shows and documentaries are filmed all over the Indianapolis area. Just a few of the better-known movies that have seen location filming here and surrounding areas include Hoosiers, Eagle Eye, Eight Men Out, Forget Paris, Immortally Yours, Roommates and Going All the Way, just to name a few. 

Television production is no stranger to Indianapolis, either.  Shows making location appearances in Indianapolis include True Life, Kendra, Cops, One Day at a Time and numeorus others.

The multitude of film and television production opportunities in Indianapolis, combined with its location within range of other major cities such as Chicago, Cincinnati and St. Louis, make Indianapolis a great connection point for film students and filmmaking professionals.  Connection, after all, is part of the secret of FILM CONNECTION's success. We train you in real production companies and real-time film and video shoots while helping you make contact with other industry professionals. Over seventy percent of our graduates go on to permanent industry positions. Come check out Indianapolis FILM CONNECTION and see what we can do for your career! 

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