1 Year Hands-On Filmmaking Program in Michigan

Courses Include Screenwriting, Directing, Producing, Cinematography, Editing, Sound Mixing, and Crew Production  

This 1-year filmmaking program gives students the skills to become a complete filmmaker. Our hands-on curriculum has students writing, producing, directing, and editing numerous film projects throughout the year.  Our diverse and all-inclusive filmmaking courses taught by film industry professionals using professional equipment enable students to make informative decisions on where to specialize their filmmaking careers.

Students from around the U.S. including those who hail from Chicago, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Toledo, NY, LA, Dallas, Memphis, and Atlanta choose to complete their film training at Motion Picture Institute because of the professional foundation and real filmmaking experiences they can receive at MPI beginning the very first day.  Request a catalog to learn how you can train here, and go anywhere.

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