BFI Film Academy residential: film programming and audience development

Spend an intensive week getting invaluable hands-on experience in exhibition and distribution and have the exciting opportunity to plan your own film season!

Applications will re-open in June 2019.

The BFI Film Academy provides opportunities for talented and committed young people between the ages of 16-19 to develop new skills and build a career in the film industry, no matter where they live or what their background.

For seven days immerse yourself in all aspects of film programming, exhibition and distribution. Watch films, talk about films, learn to market films and meet fellow film enthusiasts from across the UK. In groups you will plan and pitch an idea for a film season, which you may get to screen at Showroom Cinema, Sheffield.

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