Make your passion your career in a supportive community of like-minded creative professionals. Choose from certificate programs in Filmmaking, and Visual Storytelling, or immerse yourself in our capstone low residency MFA degree.


Your Passion. Your Vision. Your Voice.

Join the world’s leading filmmakers, photographers, creative writers, designers, and artists online or at our campus in beautiful Rockport, Maine. Select from a wide range of online and on-campus courses.



The Summer Academy at Maine Media cultivates the next generation of creative professionals through expert learning opportunities for young artists.

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Students learning in a workshop on a Maine beach

On-Campus Workshops in Filmmaking, Photography, Media Arts, Storytelling & More

Maine Media is one of the longest-running workshop programs in the U.S. today, and attracts people from all over the world to its Rockport, Maine campus. We offer everything from one-week courses to multi-week intensives.

Film Certificate Graduate Tanakorn Krailassuwan - photo by Tor Johansen

Check out our incredible line up of Filmmaking Intensives

Embark on a transformative journey into the world of filmmaking with Maine Media's immersive intensive workshops.

Our multi-week programs offer a comprehensive hands-on experience that will elevate your skills and empower your cinematic vision. Don't miss these amazing opportunities - seats are filling fast.

Scholarships available for our on-campus workshops - apply today!

Want to take one of our coveted on-campus workshops this summer? Looking for some financial assistance? We have numerous scholarship options for our program's that are currently available for those wanting to pursue their passion. Don't hesitate to reach out to us for more information or complete an application.

A night shoot on the Maine Media campus (home page tile) - Photo by Tom Ryan

Maine Media has achieved formal accreditation with the New England Commission of Higher Education.

Accreditation recognizes quality and excellence in higher education. Membership with the commission expands student’s access to federal financial assistance programs and enables new institutional partnerships.


Maine Media is fueled by the principal conviction that storytelling deepens human understanding in the world. Your gift empowers storytellers around the world.

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