October 2020-February 2021
Workshop Times / Dates / Duration:
BFI Film Academy returns for it’s 8th year with academies open for applications in Nerve Centre Derry-Londonderry, Nerve Belfast and Amma Centre Armagh on Tuesday 11th August 2020.
Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the Academies will offer blended learning through online classes and in venue training sessions in adherence with government guidelines regarding Coronavirus.
Academies will take place on Thursday evenings with scheduled Saturday sessions from Thursday 8th October 2020 until Friday 12th February 2021.
By studying all aspects of film, mentored by award winning figures from the Screen Industries, BFI Film Academy is essential for any young person aged 16-19 years interested in working in the Screen Industries.
BFI Film Academy offers students an opportunity to work in teams to write, produce and direct original short films in an industry focused environment. Students complete masterclasses with guest professionals during the course to enhance their learning and gain an insight into the realities of working in film.
Closing Date for Applications is Wednesday 30th September 2020 at 5pm.