See the SFCC Film Website for schedules, equipment info and more!

Check out a camera on day one and start making your film.

Our vibrant, hands-on film program offers classes in crew training for the film industry, acting, directing, cinematography, editing and film studies classes.

SFCC provides you with access to outstanding equipment and facilities including industry standard cameras, lighting, sound and grip gear. We also have fast, powerful, and comfortable edit suites, a recording studio, a green screen room and a sound stage.

About the Program

Welcome to SFCC’s Film Program. SFCC’s Film Program prepares you for the many exciting careers in Film, Television, New Media, and the wide world of Entertainment. Whether you decide to work in New Mexico, Los Angeles, New York or anywhere in the world–SFCC Film Program provides you hands-on experience with new and state-of-the-art film and media equipment. Our faculty are all working professionals in the many entertainment and media fields–Cinematography, Sound, Lighting, Grip, Screenwriting, Documentary Filmmaking, Editing, Visual Effects, Directing, and Acting.

As a student, you can choose to earn an AA or AAS degree in Film. Also, you can gain even more hands-on experience by earning one or more of our production related Certificates–Film Production, Post-Production, Documentary and Non-Fiction Filmmaking, Digital Cinematography, Independent Filmmaking, and Film Technicians Training.

New Mexico attracts Film and Television productions from around the world, providing endless opportunities for new Filmmakers. SFCC’s Film Program helps you develop the skills needed to create the content or work as crew members in the production of content.

Our graduates can be found working as Location Managers, Camera Operators, Lighting Technicians, Grips, Sound Mixers, Make-up Artists, Documentary Filmmakers, and many other professions.

What are you waiting for? Begin your Film career here at SFCC.

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Career Opportunities

  • Production Assistant
  • Camera Department
  • Grip Department
  • Lighting Department
  • Sound Department
  • Art Department
  • Make-up Department
  • Wardrobe Department
  • Editing
  • Post-Production and Visual Effects Department
  • Documentary Filmmaker
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
  • Producer
  • Animation

and much more!


Other Career Opportunities:

  • Digital Photographer
  • Social Media specialist
  • Advertising and Marketing
  • Game Design
  • Digital Journalist
  • News

and so much more.