Professional Filmmaking

American Premier University (APU) offers one of the most comprehensive and practical courses in Film industry.

Professional Filmmaking

A broad understanding of the technical, creative, and business aspects of the film industry, with an in-depth focus on one or two areas of special interests.  APU will provides training in the state-of-the-art techniques with intellectual exposure to the wider world of media and liberal arts studies.  Students work toward the creation of a portfolio (“reel”) which showcases the student’s skills and vision in filmmaking and television production.

APU teaches the art and craft of filmmaking through a dynamic blend of instruction, hands-on film workshops, and immediate directing experience. Participants will learn about and explore the numerous visual, dramatic, and technical challenges that face directors.

Program description

  • This four-week course is taught online.
  • There will be two one-hour sessions per week.
  • Attendees will be asked to participate in the forum and submit weekly assignments.
  • Upon completion of the program, each attendee will receive a “Verifiable” certificate from our institution.

Certified Project Management Professional
$575 USD per attendee. 
(For group rates please contact our office or your representative)

    Do you want to be a Filmmaker?

    Filmmaking is a chance to live many lifetimes.

    ~ Robert Altman

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