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

Welcome to Stillwater, where the magic of filmmaking comes alive with Film Connection! If you’re passionate about making movies and dream of a career in the film industry, there’s no better place to be. And when it comes to learning the art and craft of filmmaking, Film Connection is the ultimate solution that sets you apart from the rest.

Unlike traditional college classrooms in Stillwater, Film Connection offers a unique and immersive experience by training you directly with a film production company. Imagine learning the ropes of filmmaking from industry insiders who live and breathe movies every day. With Film Connection, you’ll gain hands-on experience, industry connections, and invaluable knowledge that no textbook can provide.

Whether it’s mastering camera techniques, understanding post-production workflows, or honing your storytelling skills, our program ensures you’re equipped with the practical skills demanded by the industry. Plus, our location in Stillwater provides the perfect backdrop for your cinematic journey, with its stunning landscapes, vibrant local culture, and a thriving film community.

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

Film Connection not only offers top-notch training but also helps you save a significant amount of money on tuition costs. With other college classrooms often burdening students with exorbitant fees and skyrocketing student loan debts, Film Connection is the ultimate solution to avoid this financial burden. By choosing us, you can save up to $100,000 on your tuition costs compared to traditional film schools.

We believe that quality education should be accessible to all, without the heavy financial strain. Our cost-effective approach allows you to learn the art of filmmaking alongside industry insiders, building valuable connections, gaining real-world experience, and securing job assistance without sacrificing your financial future. Experience the best of both worlds – exceptional film education and financial freedom – with Film Connection in Stillwater.

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Get Real World Film Production Experience in Stillwater

Stillwater is a vibrant hub of creativity where aspiring filmmakers can bring their storytelling dreams to life. And our innovative approach allows you to gain real-world experience and professional screenwriting skills in the middle of it all. You’ll be learning directly from industry insiders who understand the ever-evolving landscape of screenwriting and film production as a whole.

Through our hands-on approach, you’ll immerse yourself in the practical aspects of the craft, sharpening your storytelling techniques and mastering the art of creating captivating characters and engaging plots. Our program in Stillwater provides the ideal environment to ignite your creative spark, with its picturesque landscapes and inspiring atmosphere that serve as the backdrop for your artistic journey. 

Our Stillwater Film Industry Mentors Help you Build Real World Connections

Film Connection’s innovative approach allows you to learn directly from mentors and film industry professionals right here in Stillwater. Imagine the invaluable knowledge and insights you’ll gain by working side by side with experienced insiders who have made their mark in the industry.

You’ll receive personalized guidance and mentorship, ensuring you develop the skills needed to thrive in the competitive world of filmmaking. Our program in Stillwater provides the perfect backdrop for your cinematic journey, with its rich heritage, vibrant film community, and breathtaking locations that will inspire your creativity. Don’t settle for just textbooks and lectures – choose Film Connection and learn directly from the very best in Stillwater, propelling your career to new heights.

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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