BFI FILM ACADEMY

FOR YOUNG ASPIRING FILM MAKERS

Are you 16-19? Passionate about film? Interested in a career in the film industry?

If so, the BFI Film Academy is for you. This course offers you the chance to be part of our future film industry.

Once you have completed the Network course, you will become part of the growing BFI Film Academy alumni network with access to events such as BAFTA career talks. You will also have the opportunity to complete an Arts Award qualification on the course.

As a student of the Film Academy:

  • You will get hands-on filmmaking experience which will help you to develop practical knowledge and skills.
  • You can explore your own creativity and passions in a supportive and dynamic environment.
  • You will gain invaluable experience working alongside industry professionals who are respected practitioners in their field.
  • You will watch a range of cinema from British independent to specialised films.
  • You will work towards a practical film-based project as part of a team.

Courses cost £25. If you are unable to pay the full course fee, don’t let this discourage you from applying.

Contact us at hello@creative-nation.co.uk as costs may be waived. Bursaries for travel and childcare are also available if you require assistance with these costs.

More information about who can apply for bursaries.

In order to apply for any BFI Film Academy course, you must:

  • Be aged 16–19 years old on the first day of the course.
  • Be a UK resident.
  • Have a passion or talent for filmmaking and an ambition to work in the film industry.
  • Be able to commit to the duration of the course.
  • Not currently be at university or enrolled at university when the course starts.

Take a look at some of the great short films made by previous participants at the BFI Film Academy on YouTube.

Find out how you can use film to achieve an Arts Award Qualification.

To apply, please complete this short questionnaire.

If you have any questions, or if you are a school or youth group who would like to arrange an introductory/recruitment session with our team, please email: hello@creative-nation.co.uk or call us on 0203 070 2526.

    

BFI FILM ACADEMY COURSES FOR SUFFOLK AND NORFOLK 2018/19

IPSWICH

Dates: October half term. 22nd to 27th October 2018.
Course hours: 10am to 5pm.
Location: A central Ipswich location.
Applications close: Noon Friday 5th October 2018.

NORWICH

Dates: February half term. 16th to 22nd February 2019.
Course hours: 10am to 5pm.
Location: A central Norwich location.
Applications close: Noon Friday 4th January 2019.

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