The Shining. Independence Day. Catch and Release. The Prestige. Indiana Jones & the Last Crusade. The Lone Ranger (with Johnny Depp). What do all these notable films share in common? All of them opted for on-location shooting in the beautiful backdrops of Colorado. More than just mountain ranges, the State of Colorado offers a diversity of appealing locations for local, regional, and major film productions, from sweeping plains to majestic mountains to rocky crags and canyons. To sweeten the pot even more, Colorado has been passing fresh new legislation offering greater incentives to filmmakers who come to shoot in the state.

Here on this page, you'll find a number of professional filmmakers and film professionals featured, all of whom have a proven track record of excellence as students of the Film Connection Film Institute in Colorado. Each of these talented individuals has been personally trained and mentored one-on-one in real film production companies and on the set by some of the finest filmmakers in our industry today. If you have professional filming needs, you can't go wrong by checking out the websites of these professionals. If you'd like more information about the benefits of a one-on-one film apprenticeship with the Film Connection Film Institute, please click here.

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