BFI Film Academy

  • 28 October 2015 - 17 February 2016

The BFI Film Academy is back this autumn! If you're aged 16-19 and interested in a career in film, this could be the perfect opportunity to learn some new skills and get first-hand experience.

For 16 - 19 year olds / £25 for full course


Deadline 5pm, 25 September 2015


This autumn, FACT is pleased to announce the fourth installment of the BFI Film Academy, from 28 October. Academy members will work alongside film industry professionals over an eleven week process. We will delve into the world of filmmaking and learn about every aspect of production. You don’t need any experience to apply, but lots of passion and commitment is a must!


The deadline for applications is 5pm on 25 September, so if you're interested, please download this application form and email it to or you can post it to Laura Haddick, FACT, 88 Wood Street, Liverpool L1 4DQ.

In order to be eligible, you need to make sure you are able to attend ALL dates for Group 1 or Group 2. We will receive more applications than we have places for, so please be aware that this is a competitive process.


GROUP 1 (Days will be 11am - 4pm, Evenings 16pm - 8pm)

26 October (day )
27 October (day)
28 October (day)
7 November (day)
10 November (eve)
14 November (day)
21 November (day)
28 November (day)
29 November (day)
12 December (day)
9 January 2016
14 January (eve)
16 January (day)
23 January (day)
17 February (day)



26 October (day)
29 October (day)
30 October (day)
8 November (day)
10 November (eve)
15 November (day)
22 November (day)
5 December (day)
6 December (day)
13 December (day)
10 January 2016
14 January (eve)
17 January (day)
24 January (day)
17 February (day)

Contact FACT

Louise Latter
Young People and Learning Manager