24 months
7680 CAD/year
7680 CAD/year
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Learn to translate great stories from the page to the digital screen from award-winning filmmakers in the Video Production diploma from Toronto Film School.


The Video Production diploma from Toronto Film School combines the art of video production with the booming industry of second screen viewership and viral entertainment such as YouTube, Vimeo and other constantly evolving forms of fast-paced video consumption. You will learn the basics of video production all the way through to advanced skills using a camera, directing, shooting, capturing audio, video editing, social media marketing, producing, creative project development, and business affairs. You will learn to create independent digital work and produce video projects such as digital short films and series, music videos, short documentary film, as well as writing scripts, treatments and pitch packages.


  • Independent filmmaker
  • Producer
  • Director
  • Cinematographer
  • Screenwriter
  • Video Editor
  • YouTuber/ Second Screen Content Creator
  • Sound Editor
  • Documentary filmmaker
  • Video Content marketer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Story Fundamentals 
  • Editing 
  • Genre Writing for Video Production 
  • Audio Production and Principles 
  • Producing for Video Production 
  • Advanced Video Production Techniques 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Write a professional critique (300-500 words) about any feature length film, episode of a television show, or web series describing its strengths and weaknesses and assessing its overall entertainment value. You should also include various elements of filmmaking such as direction, acting, lighting, editing, effects. We’re interested in seeing your level of awareness for what makes a film work (or not).
  • Please note, movie critiques will not be returned.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    7680 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15360 CAD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    7680 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15360 CAD for the full programme during 24 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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