Veteran Programs -&- Services


Helping Veterans Transition into Film & Media Production

Servicemen and Servicewomen Storytellers

Film Basic entry level courses our Veteran Film Media development program(s). 


our production process provides veterans with unparalleled access to an innovative curriculum taught by an engaged faculty, staff, and working professionals. With the  combination useful theoretical principles with hands-on experience using  equipment, techniques, and workflows used by industry professionals. Following Film Basic, veterans have multiple options continuing their education and training.

Digital Cinema

Broadcast/Television News

Corporate & Industrial Film

Private/Independent Sector

Entertainment professionals, award-winning directors and producers, and experienced production personnel serve as mentors and coaches for participants.

Basic Training for a New Beginning.

Preparing veterans for careers in film and media production through education, collaboration, and cultivation.


The Veterans Institute is a unique opportunity for US veterans to explore careers in film and media production; it all begins in our classroom.


VIFM’s network of industry professionals guide and support our veterans throughout their transition and provide real-world, hand’s on learning opportunities.

On-the-Job Training

We partner with production companies, media networks, advertising agencies, and other storytellers to advance students’ skills and knowledge.