BFI Film Academy at FACT, Applications Open

Application deadline: Tuesday 23 August, 5pm

If you’re 16-19, not in university, and you’d love a career in film, keep reading! FACT is delivering BFI Film Academy in collaboration with professional filmmakers this Autumn, where you’ll have the opportunity to make a short film as part of a crew. That’s the whole process, from initial ideas to final edits!

This programme will build your confidence and skillset by giving you practical experience in the film industry. As a BFI Film Academy alumnus, you’ll have an understanding of the wider sector and the roles available if you want to pursue a career in film. Not to mention, you’ll have built a fantastic network of like-minded creative people!

We’re looking for the most driven, passionate people to join the crew whatever your background or ability – so if that’s you, please apply!

The cost of the whole course is £25, but bursaries are available on application. All sessions will take place on weekends or during half term, to fit the programme around you.

Apply now!

Download the application form here and please send the completed application

Don’t just take our word for it, find out what last years participants had to say.