Your Film Production School in Philadelphia

Welcome to Philadelphia, the city of history and culture, where creativity knows no bounds. If you’re passionate about the world of filmmaking and eager to launch a successful career, Film Connection is the ultimate solution for your aspirations. Unlike traditional college classrooms, our innovative film production school connects you directly with industry insiders, allowing you to learn the art of filmmaking while working alongside professionals who are shaping the very industry you love.

By training with a real film production company right here in Philadelphia, you gain invaluable hands-on experience that goes far beyond theoretical knowledge. Our program is designed to optimize your learning journey, offering industry connections, job assistance, and professional training that prepares you for the fast-paced world of filmmaking.

You’ll have the opportunity to build an extensive network within the Philadelphia film scene, learning from professionals who understand the nuances and demands of this vibrant industry. With Film Connection, you’ll not only learn the skills you need to succeed but also gain a competitive edge in the local job market, ensuring you’re well-equipped to forge your path in the Philadelphia film industry.

Learn Film Production for a Fraction of the Cost

If you’re passionate about pursuing a career in film, Film Connection is here to make your dreams a reality while keeping your finances in check. Unlike traditional college programs that can leave you burdened with insurmountable student loan debt, Film Connection offers an affordable alternative, allowing you to save as much as $100,000 on tuition costs.

At Film Connection, we believe that your creativity and talent should be nurtured, not hindered by financial constraints. By choosing our program in Philadelphia, you’ll receive top-notch training from experts without breaking the bank. Our commitment to keeping costs low enables you to focus on improving your skills, building industry connections, and gaining the practical experience necessary for success. Don’t let overwhelming student loan debt hold you back from pursuing your passion–join Film Connection today.

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Get the Insider’s View of the Film Industry

Our innovative program allows you to gain real-world experience and knowledge by learning alongside experienced mentors, all within a condensed time frame of just 6-9 months. Unlike traditional educational routes that may take years to complete, Film Connection provides a focused learning experience that hones your screenwriting skills efficiently.

With our programs, you’ll have access to a thriving film community and an array of cultural inspirations that will fuel your creativity. Whether you aspire to write for Hollywood blockbusters or independent films, Film Connection equips you with the practical tools and insider knowledge needed to excel in the competitive world of screenwriting.

Our Mentors Make This Work

Film Connection groundbreaking programs allow you to learn directly from film industry professionals right here in Philadelphia, offering a hands-on approach that sets us apart from traditional educational institutions. With Film Connection, you’ll have the unique opportunity to work alongside those who are passionate about sharing their knowledge and expertise.

Programs ensure that you receive personalized guidance, invaluable industry connections, and practical training that goes beyond the classroom. Philadelphia’s vibrant film community serves as the backdrop for your learning journey, providing a rich and diverse landscape to explore and cultivate your skills. Discover the power of mentorship and unlock your full potential with Film Connection as your gateway to success.

Nearby locations

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

1735 Market Street, Suite 3750
Philadelphia, PA 19103

(267) 713-3920 GET STARTED
Film Connection

59 Central Blvd
Camp Hill, PA 17011

(717) 621-3668 GET STARTED
Film Connection

3525 I Street Suite 109
Philadelphia, PA 19134

(267) 609-3004 GET STARTED
Film Connection

136 Willowbrook Road
Clifton Heights, PA 19018

(215) 995-2585 GET STARTED

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

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Success stories

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