Emerging Filmmaker Program

This program helped me discover my passion for telling stories. I finally got the opportunity to work with other people who enjoyed filmmaking and really got to explore each aspect of it.


Mission & Objective

Our primary goal is to provide a FREE alternative extracurricular activity and hands-on learning experience that students can use to discover and fulfill their passion or hidden talent for media production. By dispersing this knowledge among the youth, the...

Program Curriculum

Students will learn how to produce a film from idea and concept development all the way through to marketing it into film festivals, primarily the Flagstaff Mountain Film Festival. The class will meet once a week and discuss the basics of pre-production p...

Criteria for Student Films

The Flagstaff Mountain Film Festival’s mission is to seek out and bring the most inspiring and thought-provoking social, environmental, and outdoor adventure films from around the world to Northern Arizona. Our Student Filmmaker Program is intended to ...