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Our Mission

TheFilmSchool is a non-profit school, rooted in progressive, professional story telling through film, radio, television and cutting-edge new media.  The school provides its students with the foundational education and expertise to work in creative environments within business and the arts.

Our Vision

TheFilmSchool is the home of innovative, creative education in filmmaking, with an emphasis on story.  We guide, instruct and empower our students to conceive and develop their story ideas, bringing them to life. We believe powerful stories, given a platform, can lift the human condition.