The following organizations and associations promote film education and the film profession through advocacy, information sharing, and job listings.
- Association of Independent Video and Filmmakers - National organization provides resources for independent filmmakers and advocates for the industry
- Canadian Film and Television Production Association - Resources for producers of film, television, and new media
- Dance Films Association - Non-profit organization promotes excellence in dance films and encourages greater public awareness
- Independent Film and Television Alliance - Trade association representing the independent television and film industry
- International Animated Film Association - Worldwide organization seeking to share knowledge and solve problems through an idea exchange
- International Documentary Association - Group working to promote non-fiction videos and films as well as support those who make documentary films
- University Film and Video Association - Organization that provides information on industry news, conferences, and programs for those interested in the teaching and making of videos and films