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

Film Connection alternative Film School in Wichita Falls, Texas wants you to enroll today. We work on a time and cost-effective schedule where we pair you with local and Hollywood filmmakers who teach and guide you to the career that you want.

Our program will not only give you real hands-on filmmaking experience, but it will also help you to craft a feature film. You know that idea that’s been knocking around in your head for years? Yeah, that one. Why don’t you make it?

Film Connection will pair you with a Hollywood screenwriter, a mentor, and an editor who will all help you make YOUR movie.

Sounds too good to be true? Wait. At the end of the program, we’ll schedule a meeting for you with a real studio executive who will listen to your pitch and possibly green light your movie.

The Film Connection… a film school alternative for filmmakers, by filmmakers.

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

Wichita Falls, Texas is located about 2 hours northwest of the Dallas-Ft. Worth metro area, near the Oklahoma border, and is home to just over 100,000 people. Just north of Wichita Falls is Sheppard Air Force Base, a major Air Education and Training Command Center. Several production companies make their home here, and the city benefits from attractive tax incentives that draw filmmakers to Texas.

Meet Our Mentors

Adam Weber

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Daniel Lir

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Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs

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Alejandra Huerta

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Daniela Larsen

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Get Real World Film Production Experience in Wichita Falls

Many major movies, TV shows, and documentaries are filmed throughout Texas, including in and around Wichita Falls. Some of the movies that have done location filming in Wichita Falls and the surrounding regions of Texas include Double Negative, Big Country, Painted Hero, Any Given Sunday, Serving Sara, and the film classic The Last Picture Show, to name a few.

Our Wichita Falls Film Industry Mentors Help you Build Real World Connections

The distinct advantage FILM CONNECTION has over regular film schools is our mentor-extern approach. During our inexpensive, 6-month course, you’ll be paired with a working film or television professional who serves as your personal instructor and mentor, giving you hands-on training on real film and video shoots–bringing you in touch with vital industry connections in ways the normal film schools can’t. Many of our graduates get hired, often before they even finish our program. You owe it to yourself to see what Wichita Falls FILM CONNECTION can do to help your career!

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…


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