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  • Our current students moved immediately online on March 17, 2020
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Dog Fighter Movie Benefit

  The Dog Fighter; MMA’s Animal Rights Hero is an unflinching documentary that tells the tale of an ailing MMA (mixed martial arts) fighter who comes out of retirement and risks his life to bring awareness to the illegal dog fighting...

Special Effects Movie Makup Seminar July 14

One Day Special Effects Movie Makeup Seminar Sunday, July 14 from Noon to 6:00 p.m. at Motion Picture Institute Learn from two of the most sought after makeup artists and hair stylists in Michigan. Get the latest techniques that will...

Zombie Con 2013 at MPI

  Zombie Con is a Two-Day Event Bringing Together Zombie, and Horror Fans, Creators, Artists, Novelists, Film Makers at Motion Picture Institute in Troy, MI. –August 17th and 18th, 2013.   This two-day event will bring zombie...

Doggy Con at The Motion Picture Institute

DOGGY CON   Doggy Con is a FREE family oriented event for dog lovers during the day and a red carpet movie screening at night. It all happens at Motion Picture Institute in Troy, MI.   On Saturday July 27th from...

MPI Alumni Update from Emamode Edosio

Hello MPI!   I hope everything is going well and wanted to say hi along with an update on my pursuits. I am about to direct a one hour television drama for a TV station. The movie is called "Heaven" and shooting for...

High School Summer Film Acting Camp 2013

Objective:  To bring interested and enthusiastic students together to grow, and develop a foundation with the art and craft of film acting. The workshop will spotlight the essential guidelines of developing a fundamental, film acting...

High School Summer Film Camp 2013 Itenerary

Objective:  To bring interested students together on a film set located on the MPI sound stage to learn and experience the art and the craft of filmmaking with an emphasis on the importance of collaboration and networking - while under the...

MPI Film Student Jeff Tuttle Forms Old Gods

Current student Jeff Tuttle is a filmmaker by day and a hardcore punk musician by night. He spent several years in a relatively popular hardcore punk band called Dillinger Escape Plan and just formed a new group entitled Old Gods that is...

Welcome to Our New Website!

We've added great new features and updated our content to bring you the most up to date information about our company.  Check back often for updates.

10 Reasons Actors Enroll at MPI

The Motion Picture Institute of Michigan offers an intense series of eight film acting courses specifically designed to train actors how to prepare for a film role. Each course teaches students how to work on an actual film set, how to...

Register for Summer Film Camps at MPI

  Middle School and High School students interested in Film Production careers will have the opportunity to work with industry experts at the Motion Picture Institute this summer in one of our two Film Camp's. Middle School Film...