BFI Film Academy Specialist Course: Animation and VFX

An intensive course in animation and VFX.

During this residential course you will team up with other talented young filmmakers to make an animated film or VFX sequence. You will also:

  • develop your animation or VFX skills
  • attend sessions with award-winning industry specialists
  • take part in practical workshops to develop your skills
  • build your personal online portfolio
  • get the chance to attend film screenings and network events with partners like Blinkink and the London International Animation Festival 
  • receive six months follow-up careers and training support

Course details

Dates and location of the 2024 BFI Film Academy Specialist Course: Animation and VFX
Delivered byFilm and Video Workshop
Residential dates11 to 17 February 2024
Number of places40
Applications open1 November 2023
Application deadline4 December 2023


For further details please visit the Film and Video Workshop website.