Filmskills

Learn the art and craft of filmmaking from Emmy and Academy-Award-winning filmmakers at the film industry’s largest online training platform.

Learn from the Masters

Whether you’re thinking about making your first movie, or you’re a seasoned professional seeking to expand your knowledge of the filmmaking process, FilmSkills is for you.

We’ve partnered with over 70 Academy Award and Emmy winning filmmakers to teach you the entire filmmaking process. Get the skills you need from the people whose TV shows and movies you watch every day at the world’s largest online filmmaking academy.

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Film School... without the cost

Most for-profit film schools cost over $30,000 per year and have teachers who have never worked in Hollywood. In the industry, you are hired for what you know, not the degree you have.  At FilmSkills, you will learn the important skills you need from instructors who have won or been nominated for over 70 Emmy and Academy Awards.

Over 250 Lessons

From development to distribution, you will learn every aspect of the filmmaking process from working Hollywood professionals.

Leading Instructors

Learn from over 150 Hollywood filmmakers, who have been honored with over 70 Academy Award and Emmy wins or nominations.

At Your Own Pace

Engaging videos, illustrated lessons, and quizzes let you learn online anytime and anywhere you want. Learn at your own pace.

The Industry’s Leading Online Film School

Go On Set with the Pros

Produced without compromise and constantly updated with the newest techniques, FilmSkills content lessons are bursting with industry-leading tutorials from Hollywood’s top filmmakers.

  • Video tutorials shot on working sets
  • Learn from Oscar and Emmy winning filmmakers
  • Hundreds of illustrated tutorials
  • Downloadable contract, forms, and samples
  • Community discussion forums
  • Learn at your own pace
  • Used in over 72 top film schools
  • Learn at your own pace, anytime, anywhere
  • Certificates of completion
  • Hundreds of projects and exercises

Where your teacher has an Emmy, Academy Award, BAFTA, SAG Award....

FilmSkills takes you deep inside the inner workings of Hollywood to learn where film schools can't take you - the set itself.

Access lavishly illustrated how-to articles, downloadable industry resources, and most importantly, over 75 hours of video training featuring insider info from over 150 top Hollywood talent like the producers of Avatar, Steven Spielberg’s location managers, and over 70 Emmy and Academy Award winners and nominees.

Not only has FilmSkills been embraced by thousands of individual learners, it's also in use in over 72 top film schools like UCLA, Yale, and the Art Institute.

What Filmmakers Are Saying

"Just awesome!!! Jason is awesome!!! Want to learn filmmaking?? This is it!!!"
Adrian Tiem, Jr.
Filmmaker
"Thanks for all the great content on Filmskills. I have never come a cross anything like it, it’s truly amazing stuff!"
Roger Jonsson
Filmmaker
"…the breadth and depth of the learning experience placed on this site for most all of the areas of film making are staggering."
ImpulseGamer.com
Independent Review

Choose the Perfect Option for You

Certification Courses

Choose from over 20 online courses
$ 199
Per Course
  • 3-Months
  • Includes 8-16 lessons
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Engaging video tutorials
  • Community forums
  • Downloadable forms
  • Learn at your own pace

The Complete Course

Unlock the Entire FilmSkills Library
$ 999
Per Year
  • Unlock all 280+ lessons
  • Includes 50 bonus lessons
  • Enjoy new lessons FREE
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Unlimited access for a year
  • Learn the entire process
  • Learn at your own pace
Best Deal

The Complete Course+

Add 6 one-hour personalized training sessions
$ 1499
Per Year
  • Includes the Complete Courses
  • 6 one-hour personalized lessons
  • Hands-on Mentoring
  • Work with an Emmy-Winning Filmmaker
  • Improve Your Skills
  • Tailored to Your Needs
  • Learn at Your Own Pace