The mission of Pocket Film School is to take a complex topic like filmmaking and break it down into its basic parts.
From there we make every single course easy to ingest by limiting most episode lengths to 8 minutes or less.
The mission of Pocket Film School is to take a complex topic like filmmaking and break it down into its basic parts. From there we make every single course easy to ingest by limiting episode lengths to 5 minutes or less.
Eighteen courses have been expertly curated in easily ingestible lengths taking students from the moment you think of a film to the day you see it on the screen. Easy to ingest with all episodes offered in five minutes or less!
The website has been engineered to be user friendly and easy to interact with; it is our intention to make the process of learning as easy as possible for storytellers of all levels.
We offer two separate courses for different levels of filmmaking education. Filmmaking start to finish is your comprehensive Writing to Red Carpet walk through of the filmmaking process.
The Indie Director’s Masterclass is a customized course for directors looking to elevate their skill set.
Secure your spot in you future filmmaking career.
All the courses have been crafted in a way that will give you the chance to understand, learn from, and build on the content provided. The curators of Pocket Film School are dedicated to creating a space for storytellers to have the knowledge of how to take their filmmaking dreams and expand them into the larger ecosystem of the film industry.
Award winning professionals from production to post-production actively engaged in the film industry have come together to share their critical insights and experiences on how to enter, engage and be an integral part of the machine of the film industry.
You will learn and for a price that can fit into your pocket! Pocket Film School is affordable and will give you the foundational knowledge, critical tools and insights that you need to enter the film industry. Just check out the cost of any film program. Pocket Film School is 96% less expensive than the first year of many of the university based Canadian film programs.
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Fostering her talents as a communicator from an early age, Anna Jane Edmonds (AJ) has spent her life entertaining and education audiences through film and TV. After devoting two years at Toronto’s Randolph Academy, she attended Western University and graduated in 2013 as gold medalist from FIMS. AJ then carried on to the UCLA to study the business of film producing. In 2014 she secured a job at Silver Pictures Entertainment in both the management and development office during the production of the films THE NICE GUYS and COLLIDE.
Her motivation is drawn from the desire to affect those around her and leave the world to come in a better place than where she found it. Film and TV, in her words, are the most powerful mediums for change; and she intends to be at the helm of the changes to come.