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Recruitment open for BFI Film Academy, Leeds 2016/17

We are pleased to announce you that our application to deliver the BFI Film Academy Network UK Network programme has been successful.

This marks the 5th year that we are delivering the BFI Film Academy, Leeds and we’re very pleased to be working with our lead partners at Leeds Young Film.

Open to young people from anywhere in Yorkshire and Humberside and from any background, the BFI Film Academy offers a real chance for talented 16-19-year-olds to be part of our future film industry.

As a student of the Film Academy, you will gain invaluable experience working alongside industry professionals who are respected practitioners in their field. You will be offered hands-on filmmaking experience which will allow you to develop practical knowledge and skills, as well as explore your own creativity and passions in a supportive and dynamic environment.

What’s more, you could also apply for one of two intensive residential programmes. Courses last between one and two weeks and are designed to develop more specialist filmmaking skills. You will work closely with leading industry professionals who will give you a unique insight into the filmmaking business and guide you along the way.

So what are you waiting for? Lights? Camera?

Action!