MTC’s First Capital Film Crew Institute partners with Film Education Institute of Oklahoma for production workshop

Meridian Technology Center will begin offering training at its South Campus on March 21. The South Campus is located at 3025 S. Division St. in Guthrie.

GUTHRIE — Meridian Technology Center’s First Capital Film Crew Institute and Film Education Institute of Oklahoma (FEIO) have partnered to bring a film production workshop to Guthrie, OK on Sept. 23 and 24, 2022. 

The first day of the FEIO and Meridian Technology Center workshop will be hosted at Meridian’s South Campus in Guthrie. Participants will delve into necessary film industry knowledge such as set safety, walkie etiquette and more. The second day will allow participants to build upon their new knowledge, and experience a full-scale recreation of a scene from Rain Man, starring Tom Cruise and Dustin Hoffman. 

“FEIO is so excited to announce its partnership with Meridian Technology Center to bring a film production workshop to Guthrie,” stated Executive Director of FEIO, Austin Taylor. “This workshop will be unlike any other hands-on film training experience FEIO has ever done. Our goal is for participants to leave the workshop with a concrete foundation to pursue a career in the growing Oklahoma film industry.”

“Meridian Technology Center is thrilled to grow and expand our partnership with FEIO and introduce as many individuals as possible to the numerous opportunities and viable career paths in the film industry,” stated Meridian Technology Center’s Executive Director of Workforce and Economic Development, Levi Valdois. “We are confident that participants will leave this film production workshop with quality training and a network of professional contacts to further their participation in the industry.”

Participants will be led by film professionals while gaining on-set experience and industry-level knowledge in various film departments such as camera, production, directing, continuity, costumes, hair, makeup, property, sound, art and electric. 

For more information and to enroll for the two-day workshop experience, visit


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