BFI Film Academy – for young aspiring filmmakers
Developing the next generation of filmmaking talent....
We are looking for passionate and committed young people who have a love of film. You don't have to be currently studying media to apply...
BFI Film Academy is an 7 day programme, where 25 participants aged 16 - 19 years will get the opportunity to deepen their knowledge of filmmaking through a series of workshops and masterclasses, in which they will get the chance to learn from, and work with, leading industry professionals through our BFI Film Academy programme.
As a student on the course expect to:
- meet a range of professionals in the industry and to hear invaluable advice based on their experience
- create two short films to help you gain skills and challenge your creativity
- gain practical skills within a range of filmmaking areas
- meet like-minded individuals with a passion for film and start building your filmmaking network
- receive further access to exciting opportunities from the BFI, Somerset Film, Pinewood and BAFTA
- achieve an Arts Award qualification