Education Blog

High School Filmmaking Opportunities

By Adrienne Frank, Education Outreach Coordinator 02.05.19

High school film fans have plenty to choose from this Winter/Spring semester at the JBFC! With a variety of topics to choose from, young filmmakers and filmmaker hopefuls can both find a perfect fit.

Workshops and Courses

Students learn the step-by-step process of filmmaking and specific film techniques in these exciting and informative classes. Choose from Cinematography: Illuminating the Frame, Production: Nonfiction, and Editing: Making a Scene.

Special Screening Events

Teens and their families can learn more about film and the film industry in these free evening events, where students meet and engage with filmmakers and local film experts. These events are perfect for newcomers and current students alike! Upcoming events are February 12 & March 12.

Burns Film Challenge

Make a film in 24 hours! Each team receives a set of guidelines, equipment, and 24-hour access to the Lab’s facilities. Think you’re up for the challenge? Sign up now!

For all details and to register for any programs, visit