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Short Courses

Adult Courses

Film Summer School is three week that course will introduce you to our digital and film cameras, editing suite, the production process and you will work alongside like-minded creative people as you create and edit your first film.

Introduction to Animation (10 weeks) evening course introducing you to modern and classic animation in a fun, practical and informative manner.

Introduction to Filmmaking (10 weeks) evening course is the perfect introduction to those who might not have much experience in film, feel a bit rusty or would just like to explore a new area of creativity.

Screenwriting for beginners (6 weeks) is a practical evening course for those with a spark for storytelling.

Intermediate Filmmaking for students who want to learn more (10 weeks) for students who have completed the Introduction to Filmmaking course and would like to develop their skills further (or those who can demonstrate experience in Filmmaking).

Courses for young people

Summer School Juniors is a 2 week course which will introduce you to digital cameras, an editing suite, the production process and working alongside like-minded creative people as you create and edit your first film.

Practical Intensive 5-day Filmmaking Workshop is a new and intensive (but fun!) 5-day workshop will run through the Easter Holidays and is aimed at 15-17 year olds who would like to go through all aspects of the filmmaking process and leave with a finished edit of a short film.

BFI Film Academy is a NCFE Level 2 course offering young people ages 16-19 the chance to be part of our future film industry.

Shorter courses for filmmakers

CoursesPriceStart DateTimeDayApply NowInformation sheet
How to Write a Screenplay (6 weeks)£190 Tuesday 26th September 2017
18.30-20.30TuesdayApply for courseCourse info for 'How to Write a Screenplay'
Introduction to Filmmaking (10 weeks)£310Thursday 28th September 2017
18.30-21.30ThursdayApply for courseCourse info
Introduction to Animation (10 weeks)£310Monday 25th September 201718.30-21.30MondayApply for courseCourse info
Intermediate Filmmaking: for students who want to learn more (10 weeks)£310Wednesday 27th September 201718.30-21.30WednesdayApply for courseCourse info
Film Making Summer School (3 weeks)£8407th August 2017 - Friday 25th August 201710.00-17.00Monday to FridayApply for courseCourse info

Brighton Young Filmmakers

NamePriceDateTimetableApply NowMore info
Summer School Juniors 2 weeks£525Monday 24th July 2017
Monday 14th August 2017
10am - 16.00pm
Monday - Friday
Apply for courseCourse info
BYFM 10-week course£100Tuesday 25th April 201716.30pm - 18.30pmApply for course
5-day Intensive Filmmaking Workshop (Easter) (15-17 year olds)£300Tuesday 18th April 201710am - 4pmApply for course
BFI Film Academy£25September 2017 date TBCApply for course

We offer online payment facilities or you can send a cheque payable to Brighton Film School. Alternatively you can call into the film school and pay by cash or cheque.Deposits are payable in advance to secure your place on the course and are non-refundable unless the course is cancelled.
The balance of the fees (full fee less the deposit) are due at your first class.