Every year, the BFI Film Academy at FACT gives talented and passionate 16-19 year olds from all backgrounds, the opportunity to be part of the UK's future film industry.


If you're interested in a career in film, or just fancy seeing what opportunities are out therem it's a great time to get involved. Academy members will work alongside film industry professionals over an eleven week process, delving into the world of filmmaking and learning about every aspect of production. You don’t need any experience to apply, but lots of passion and commitment is a must!


The BFI Film Academy offers training for every film industry role, from writing and directing through to production, sound design, editing and camera, and provides learning around film history and cinematic storytelling to inspire an appreciation of film culture in the round.


The course starts on 26 October and costs £25 to take part. The deadline for applications is 5pm on 25 September, so if you're interested, click here for more information and an application form.