Finally! An affordable film school experience.

Get a quality filmmaking education at a fraction of the cost.

Lights Film School is a labor of love. Everyone here at Lights Film School is eager to share their professional and teaching experiences! Since we’re on a mission to make film training radically accessible, we’ve done everything in our power to help ensure that your education won’t break the bank. Check it out below!

Our team has over a decade of professional and teaching experience.


Learn how to create professional narrative and documentary films,
using the gear you already have, wherever you live.

Join by Our Next Enrollment Date, Friday at 11:59 PM EST:


  • 📚 The Complete Filmmaking Course
    Discover what you need to know to become a professional filmmaker, by progressing through an introduction and all 5 modules of our curriculum at your own pace: Screenwriting, Directing, Editing, Cinematography, and Sound Design.
  • ⛏ Individualized Project Feedback
    You’ll complete 5 assignments, culminating in your very own short film. Our teachers will provide individualized, critical coverage to help you become a better filmmaker.
  • 🌎 Exclusive Social Network
    Connect with teachers and peers from around the world, inspire each other, and start building professional relationships.
  • 🕰 Live Interactive Events
    Tune into more than 20 hours of live, teacher-led lectures. Meet your classmates, dive deeper into specific areas of filmmaking, and build your powers of movie analysis.
  • 🎁 Bonus Resources
    Get access to sound effects and music collections for use in your student productions, a curated selection of professional screenplays, and on-demand access to our library of 14 custom video tutorials.
  • 🏅 Course Completion Certificate
    When you complete the course, we'll issue you a digital course completion certificate with its own serial number, commemorating your accomplishment - plus a hand-signed physical copy upon request.
  • 🎓 Alumni Program
    As a graduate, you’ll be invited to a private community area for continued camaraderie in your filmmaking journey and news of future alumni perks.
  • 💪 Lifetime Access
    You're a Lights Film School member for life!

Rest easy! We stand by our 15-day, 100% money-back guarantee.

By selecting “Enroll”, you are agreeing to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Our enrollment fee is in US Dollars.

If you have financial need, check out our grant application page. Regardless, we’re excited to welcome you into our indie filmmaking community!

Still have questions about our online film school? We’ve got you covered! Feel free to contact us or check out our FAQ.

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