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Links to other opportunities can be found below.


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At the BFI we champion new talent and unfamiliar stories from unfamiliar voices. We’re passionate about projects that reach new audiences, and we back the international promotion of the UK industry.

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If you are an emerging filmmaker, apply for funding to build skills and experience to stand out.

BFI Film Academy

BFI Film Academy is a great opportunity to gain knowledge in the film industry, as well as get hands-on experience in filmmaking. The academy is an opportunity for young aspiring filmmakers to network with industry professionals and other young aspiring filmmakers, attend masterclasses given by industry professionals about different roles and responsibilities in the film industry, and go through the entire film production process from pitching an idea to writing, filming, editing, and premiering your film. 

Applications for BFI Film Academy Leeds are now OPEN! 
Find out more and apply HERE



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ScreenSkills works to develop skills and talent and invest in the future of UK screen.

ScreenSkills is the industry-led skills body for the screen industries. We work across the UK to ensure that film, television (including children's and high-end drama), VFX (visual effects), animation and games have the skills and talent they need.

We provide insight, career development and other opportunities to help grow and sustain the skilled and inclusive workforce which is the foundation stone of the UK's global screen success.