This isn’t a boring Silver Lake film school classroom. This isn’t an overcrowded college laboratory. This is life. Real Life. YOUR LIFE.

Welcome to Silver Lake, the creative hub of Los Angeles! When it comes to pursuing your dreams in the world of film production, there’s no better place to be. And there’s no better way to learn than through Film Connection, the innovative film production school that offers a unique learning experience unlike any traditional college classroom.

With Film Connection, you have the opportunity to train with a real film production company right here in Silver Lake, working alongside industry insiders who are passionate about sharing their knowledge and expertise with aspiring filmmakers like you. Why settle for a conventional college classroom when you can immerse yourself in the middle of the action?

By choosing Film Connection, you’ll be right where the magic happens, gaining hands-on experience and building valuable industry connections that can propel your career forward. Our program goes beyond theory and textbooks, offering practical training that prepares you for the real-world challenges of the film industry.

Don’t Spend More on your Film Education if You Don’t Have to

We believe that pursuing your filmmaking dreams shouldn’t come with a hefty price tag. Unlike traditional film schools that burden you with exorbitant tuition costs, Film Connection offers a better solution that allows you to save as much as $100,000. We understand the importance of keeping costs low to help you avoid overwhelming student loan debt.

Why sacrifice your financial well-being for your passion when you can have the best of both worlds? Film Connection in Silver Lake provides the ultimate solution for aspiring filmmakers who want to pursue their dreams without the burden of unbearable student loan debt. By choosing Film Connection, you not only gain access to industry professionals and hands-on training, but you also save significant money on tuition.

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Get Real World Film Production Experience in Silver Lake

If you’re passionate about screenwriting and other industry careers, and eager to gain real-world experience, look no further than Film Connection. Our innovative film production school offers a unique learning experience that allows you to build professional screenwriting skills in just 6-9 months, all while immersing yourself in the film community of Silver Lake.

Forget spending years in a traditional college classroom, studying theory with minimal practical application. At Film Connection, you have the opportunity to learn alongside industry pros, sharpening your screenwriting craft through hands-on, real-world experience. Our curriculum is designed to give you the tools and knowledge you need to succeed in the competitive world of screenwriting, all within an accelerated time frame.

Our Silver Lake Film Industry Mentors Help you Build Real World Connections

We offer a unique opportunity to learn directly from mentors and film industry professionals right here in Silver Lake. Our program places you alongside these experts, giving you invaluable hands-on training, building industry connections, and empowering you with the skills needed for a successful career in the film industry.

At Film Connection, we believe in learning by doing. That’s why our students have the privilege of working side by side with experienced mentors who are passionate about sharing their knowledge and expertise. Say goodbye to outdated teaching methods and say hello to an immersive learning experience that sets you on the path to success.

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

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Success stories

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


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