What will I learn?

Are you a visual storyteller with a keen interest in learning how to write, direct and produce cinematic masterpieces?

As a Film Production graduate, you work on sets, at production houses and in editing rooms across Canada and around the world.


  • Introduction to all areas of filmmaking including writing, directing, cinematography, lighting, sound, editing and producing.
  • Build a diverse professional portfolio of edited and mastered film including dramas, documentaries, webisodes, music videos, and TV ads.
  • Cross-programming opportunities in Acting for Film and Television, and Game Development.
  • New state-of-the-art film studio, colour correction studio and sound mixing board.
  • Students apply to Broadcasting-Radio, Television and Film and select a program concentration during the first year of the program.


  • On-air announcer
  • Reporter
  • Videographer
  • News and sports anchor
  • Host/interviewer
  • Producer, director, writer, editor
  • Camera operator
  • Cinematographer
  • Sound recordist
  • Technical director

Explore other BRTF streams:

  • Radio and TV Presentation
  • Television Production

You are well suited to this program if you…

  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Have a passion for continuous learning necessary to keep up with rapidly changing technologies
  • Enjoy working independently and as a member of a team
  • Are a self-starter and willing to take the initiative required in a highly competitive industry
  • Are organized and detail-oriented

Which department am I in?

School of Media

Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
CAD$13,950.00 (US$ 11,001) per year
CAN $6,675 - CAN $7,275 per term
Start date

Expected January 2022


Niagara College

Welland Campus,

100 Niagara College Boulevard,


Ontario (ON),

L3C 7L3, Canada

Entry requirements

For international students

Student must have a Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, including the following required courses:

  • English - any Grade 12 (C) or (U), or equivalent (minimum 60%)

Recommended courses or skills:

  • Photography
  • Audio/video production
  • Drama
  • Multimedia
  • Art
  • Creative writing
  • Mathematics

TOEFL - Paper: 500; Computer: 173; iBT: 79 minimum: 20 Writing, 20 Speaking

IELTS: 6.0 overall, No individual band under 5.5

CAEL: 60 - No band under 50

EAP: Completion of Level 5 English for Academic Preparation (EAP) program with 70% and no individual grade under 50%

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.