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Cotham School

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BFI Film Academy

Aged 16-19? Love film?

APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN until November 5th for the BFI Film Academy Bristol. There are two courses available. You can choose to train in DOCUMENTARY film-making on the course at Watershed, or DRAMA / ANIMATION film-making on the course at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. Each course takes place over 12 weekday evenings and some weekends in term time, and runs from December 2018 to March 2019. Each course offers the chance to make your own films, learn from filmmaking professionals and grow your creative network.

Students can APPLY NOW by visiting:

These courses are part of a UK-wide BFI Film Academy network of extra-curricular, DFE-funded courses for young people interested in careers in the Screen Industries.
There is a nominal £25 fee which students can opt out of if they are unable to pay, and travel bursaries are available.

Our Film Academy promo can be seen here:

 For more information email Bex Rose -