BFI Academy - How to Apply

Are you between 16 & 19 and would love to work in the Film Industry?

shmu has successfully secured funding for a third time to deliver the BFI Film Academy course.  Working in partnership with North East Scotland College, the prestigious course is targeted at young people (16-19 years) who have a passion for film-making and are interested in developing the skills that will help them work towards a career in the industry.

Running from November till early March 2017 the course will be every Wednesday at 18:00 - 20:30. It will include masterclasses from a range of professionals, culminating in the production of two short films. Young people would be expected to commit to occassional weekend training and filming over weekends early next year.  

How to take part

If you are interested in finding out more about the course please contact us directly for more information.

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or phone the office on 01224 515013

If you'd like to apply, then download the application form below and follow the instructions.

The closing date for applications is Friday 4th November.

We really look forward to hearing from you.

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