Learn the Art of Filmmaking
Improve your craft with professional online filmmaking courses developed by Academy Award and Emmy-winning filmmakers
A Complete Curriculum
Learn every aspect of filmmaking - from screenwriting and directing to cinematography and editing - all from master filmmakers.
FilmSkills has partnered with Emmy and Academy Award winning filmmakers to produce a professional online filmmaking courses that combine in-depth videos based on industry best practices, constantly-updated illustrated tutorials, downloadable resources, projects, and exercises. FilmSkills delivers the content of a four-year film school for a cost less than a single semester.
Whether you want to make better independent films, TV commercials, documentaries, or industrial videos, join the inner circle of master filmmakers whose work has grossed tens of billions of dollars around the world.
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325+ Comprehensive Lessons
FilmSkills lessons are packed with current, in-depth information about each topic, making it easy to learn and absorb. From detailed on-set video tutorials and illustrated guides to downloadable contracts and forms, it’s all here.
Learn From the Masters
Your instructors have won or been nominated for over 70 Academy Awards, Emmys, BAFTAs, and Golden Globes.
This is no ordinary film school. We partnered with industry leaders whose work is seen every day in TV shows and movies, from Stranger Things to the MCU. They generously share their knowledge and experiences with you through engaging, professional online filmmaking courses, revealing techniques to enhance your skills and shave years off your career path.
From the teams behind Star Trek, Star Wars, Spiderman, Avatar, and dozens of other top productions, you will learn from the very people who define today’s television and motion picture industry.
Are you an educator?
Do you teach filmmaking at a university, high school, film commission, or production company? Check out FilmSkills Academic where you can build your own fully-branded online film training program.
Used by over 125 film schools and film commissions
FREE 1-hour filmmaking course
Learn my top 10 secrets to making your content more professional, how to accelerate your career, and how to make money in this $14 billion/year industry.
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Meet a few of your 150 instructors
These are no ordinary online filmmaking courses. You will learn from the best of the best. Our instructors have been honored with over 70 Academy Award and Emmy wins and nominations. No film school on Earth has this caliber of instructors.
FilmSkills is WORLD CLASS. I don’t know how you did it Jason, but thank you for building such an incredible site. I never thought I’d be able to learn from the directors, producers, cinematographers – basically everybody behind my favorite TV shows. The lessons are so concise without the fluff. Thanks to you, I got my first paid production job. Thanks Jason!
– Nathan M, Chicago, IL
THANK YOU JASON! I bought your book, “Filmmaking,” and learned so much. Then I found FilmSkills and it seriously blew my mind. Thanks to you and your incredible team. My productions improved dramatically. I nearly doubled my clients, and am earning about $2000 a DAY.
– Christian P, Atlanta, GA
I decided to drop out of engineering school and take the plunge as a filmmaker. I didn’t want to start over, so I was stoked when I found FilmSkills. ABSOLUTELY INCREDIBLE. You literally tapped the Hollywood inner circle and have brought so much valuable knowledge to us aspiring newbies. If I ran a film school, I’d be scared. FilmSkills is a powerhouse.
– Barry C., Des Moine, IA
Are you ready to get started?
Check out our flexible professional online filmmaking courses designed for every interest level and budget.