I just started with my screenwritting mentor Phillip and I've been getting a lot of great constructive feedback. I've centralized my idea for the short film that I want to make... Read More >>
What do films like The Tree of Life, Battleship, Independence Day, No Country For Old Men, Dazed and Confused, True Grit (2010), and Armageddon all share in common? Each of these (along with many others) was filmed in whole or in part, on location in the great state of Texas.
Texas has a growing reputation as a film industry hotspot, with Austin in particular gaining traction as a favorite hub for indie filmmakers. However, local productions and major motion pictures are regularly filmed all across the state, thanks in part to the diversity of scenery available and in part to generous incentives offered to filmmakers by Texas’ film-friendly state government.
Here on this page, you’ll find profiles of a number of filmmaking professionals who have all received top-shelf training as students of the Film Connection Film Institute of Texas. Rather than studying in college classrooms, these talented individuals were personally mentored and trained in real production houses and on real film sets by some of the top filmmakers in the industry today--and each of them is uniquely qualified to meet your own film production needs. Please consult their individual websites for more information about the services they offer. If you’d like to know more about the benefits of attending the Film Connection yourself, please click here.
Latest Blog Entries from Texas Film Connection Students
Time in: 3pm Time out: 6pm This Friday my mentor gave me an assignment to write a music video treatment for a major client and I also gave him one of my skits to look over... Read More >>
Time in: 3pm Time out: 6pm This Wednesday I worked on some scripts that needed revising and I did some reaseach by reading other scripts to see different styles of writing as well as proper format... Read More >>
Time in: 2:30pm Time out: 4:30pm Today I worked on editing some fottage as well as another skit. I revised and edited the script... Read More >>
Working with film director Colin Bressler and Bressler Productions has giving me new insights that I've been using for my stories and ideas... Read More >>