BFI Film Academy | Last chance to apply…

BFI FILM ACADEMY delivered by Somerset Film at The Engine Room 


Aged 16 – 19? Have a passion for film?

We are offering the chance for you to become part of the next generation of filmmaking talent thanks to the British Film Institution (BFI) Film Academy Programme in partnership with BAFTA and Pinewood Film Studios.

You will receive seven jam-packed days of masterclasses, screenings, career guidance, mentoring and hands on workshops plus the chance to meet industry professionals and make two short films.

The Academy takes place on 12th, 19th, 26th, 27th  January and 2nd, 3rd, 9th February 2019
10am until 5pm daily
. It costs just £25, but if you will struggle to pay the course fee then we still encourage you to apply as this fee can be waived. Bursary places and help with transport and other costs are also available.

The BFI Film Academy is aimed at those who are interested in pursuing a career in the film and media industry, whether as a script writer, set carpenter, cinematographer or director but you don’t have to be currently studying film or media to apply.

Please note that unfortunately the Academy is not available for students who are attending university at the time of the course.

You can download an application form here. Call Natalie Collings on 01278 433187 for further details.