BFI Film Academy residential: animation and VFX

Learn how to make an animated film or VFX sequence.

Applications for the BFI Film Academy – animation and VFX specialist residential programme are now closed.

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.

This residential course is an industry-focused week of training including masterclasses, trips, screenings, skills training, careers guidance and long-term support. Each participant will work on an animation or VFX sequence supported by BAFTA-winning tutors.

Delivered by: Film and Video Workshop
Location: London
Introduction day: Saturday 25 January 2020
Course dates: Sunday 16 – Saturday 22 February 2020
Number of places: 40
Application deadline: 12pm Monday 2 December 2019

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