Production School in St Johns

We took that old stale classroom concept, rebuilt and upgraded it by putting your classroom in a professional recording studio.Then we emptied out all the other students and left only YOU and YOUR TEACHER (yay for one-on-one learning!) who happens to be a pro film producer (with killer credits) to train you privately (at your pace, full time, part time, nights or weekends available).

If you were searching for a St. John’s Film School with an industry edge, you’ve come to the right place. RECORDING CONNECTION is the only school that gets you in the door of an actual St. John’s recording studio, where you will study as an film student extern while you master the arts of film engineeringfilm producing, mixing, and more. In St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, the best way to launch a career in the film business is by externing inside a St. John’s recording studio. That’s where we come in.

Did you know that the typical film recording school program at a college or trade school can cost up to 50 thousand dollars? What if we told you that you could get the same quality film school education in a real recording studio for up to 75% less money? Get on the inside track, learn directly from the pros, and get your education in a real-world environment. Our film recording school is the smartest, most cost-efficient alternative on the market today.

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You don’t have to go into extreme debt to go to Film Production and Audio Engineering School

We can train you in a real recording studio for far less. Play it smart–get on the inside track, and get connected as you get educated. Our film recording school is a highly effective and affordable way to start your film engineering career.

Located on the Atlantic coast of the island of Newfoundland, the city of St. John’s (not to be confused with St. John, New Brunswick) is hailed as the oldest English-founded city in North America. Home to a metro population of nearly 200,000 people, St. John’s is a hub for tourism, shopping and culture, including a vibrant nightlife and film scene. Almost every night of the week, live film can be heard in the pubs and venues of St. John’s, mainly centered around George Street, in genres ranging from rock/blues to Irish and country. Additionally, larger annual festivals like the George Street Festival and Canada’s BIG Birthday Bash draw plenty of larger big-name acts, as well as thousands of people.

Keeping step with the ongoing filmal activity of St. John’s, a number of recording studios make their home in the area. If you’re dreaming of becoming a recording engineer, film producer or recording artist, plenty of real-world learning opportunities await you here, and with the help of RECORDING CONNECTION, one of these recording studios can become your personal classroom.


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The Film Connection offers something no “name” 4-year university or film engineering and film production trade school can. From day one, you’ll be placed in a professional recording studio and receive one-on-one mentoring from award-winning producers and engineers.

With more than 200 locations across N. America, you won’t have to travel thousands of miles for this immersive experience. You learn what it takes to make it in the film business from the inside alongside industry professionals. This includes recording, mixing and mastering, hardware and software, live sound design, and even business skills.

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…


Please take the time to read the experiences of one of our own, Korey Hehn of Pineville, OR…


The Film Connection program provided me with an opportunity to "see it and believe it"!…


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