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International Film Schools

The film and television industry sure has come a long way. World renown film makers are no longer solely to be found in the US, but all over the world. Did you know there's even a "Hollywood" in India - it's called Bollywood, by the way. It's like the film capital of the East. Do you think you have what it takes to be the next internationally acclaimed director, producer or film maker? If so, what are you waiting for? Get to a film school today and start realizing your dreams! Who knows? The next great featured film may just be one of yours.

Film Schools around the world sorted by country

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Australia France India Netherlands South Africa
Canada Finland Indonesia Norway Switzerland
Czeck Republic Germany Ireland Philippines Turkey
Denmark Greece Italy Serbia United Kingdom

 

Amsterdam

Nederlandse Film
en Televisie Academie

Markenplein 1
1011 MV  Amsterdam
020 - 527 7333
filmacademie.nl/EN/home.jsp

 

Australia

APA International Film School

14 Whiting Street,
Artarmon, NSW 2064
+61 (2) 9439 9636

School of Arts and Social Sciences
Southern Cross University

PO Box 157
Lismore NSW 2480
Australia
02 6620 3831
www.scu.edu.au/schools/
sass/index.php

University of Tasmania
Tasmanian School of Art

Locked Bag 57
Hobart, TAS 7001, Australia
+61 3 6226 4300
fcms.its.utas.edu.au/arts/artschool/

Screenwise

Ground Floor, 84 - 86 Mary Street
Surry Hills, NSW, 2010 Sydney, Australia
+61 2 92814484
www.screenwise.com.au/

Austrailian Film
Television & Radio School

PO Box 2286
Strawberry Hills NSW 2012
F: +61 2 9887 1030
ABN 19 892 732 021
www.aftrs.edu.au/

SAE Institute

373-391 Ewingsdale Rd
Byron Bay NSW 2481
Australia
+61 (0) 2 6639 6000
www.saebyronbay.com/

Bond University

Bond University 4229
Australia
1800 074 074 toll free
www.bond.edu.au/hss/disciplines/film-tv/

The International Film School Sydney

27 Rosebery Ave
Rosebery, NSW, Australia 2018
Phone: +61 2 9663 3789
www.ifss.edu.au/

Participate Film Academy

Australian Technology Park
Suite G3, Bay 3
Eveleigh 1430, NSW Sydney Australia
+61 2 9209 4309
www.participate.com.au/home.phtml

 

Canada

The Art Institute of Vancouver

700-1090 West Georgia Street,
Vancouver, BC V6E 3V7
ai.filmschools.com/artinstitutes/
loc_vancouver.php

Vancouver Film School

198 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC
Canada V6B 1H2
Tel: (604) 685 5808
Tel (USA): 1 800 661 4101
http://www.vfs.com/acting /

York University, Department of Film

4700 Keele Street,
Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3
(416) 736-2100
www.yorku.ca/yorkweb/

The University of Melbourne
Victorian College of the Arts

234 St Kilda Road
Soutbank Victoria 3006
Australia
 9685 9300
www.vca.unimelb.edu.au/

Canadian Film Centre

Windfields
2489 Bayview Avenue
Toronto, Ontario
Canada, M2L 1A8
Phone:(416) 445-1446
www.cfccreates.com/

UBC Continuing Studies
Computers, Media and Technology

Room C.630, Campus Level
800 Robson Street
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6Z 3B7 Canada
Tel: 604-822-1420
www.tech.ubc.ca/film/

Toronto College, Media & Film

One Eglinton Ave. East, 4/F
Toronto, ON Canada M4P 3A1
Phone: (001) 416.484.1577
www.torontofilmcollege.ca/

Carleton University

1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON, K1S 5B6 Canada
(613) 520-7400
www.carleton.ca/artandculture/

Concordia University
The Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema

1250, rue Guy
FB 319
Montréal, Québec
H3H 2T4
(514) 848 - 2424 ext. 4666

Sheridan Inst. of Techology & Advanced Learning
School of Animation, Arts & Design

7899 McLaughlin Road
Brampton, ON
L6V 1G6
905-459-7533
www1.sheridaninstitute.ca/

NCAD University
Nova Scotia College of Art and Design

5163 Duke Street
Halifax, Nova  Scotia, Canada B3J 3J6
(902) 444 9600
www.nscad.ns.ca/#

Ontario College of Art and Design

OCAD, 100 McCaul Street,
Toronto ON M5T 1W1 Tel:
416.977.6000
www.ocad.ca/

Centre for Arts and Technology - Kelowna

Landmark Technology Centre
Suite 100- 1632 Dickson Avenue
Kelowna, BC
V1Y-7T2 Canada
(250) 860-ARTS (2787)
www.digitalartschool.com/

Columbia Academy
Vancouver Video Production School

1295 West Broadway
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6H 3X8
1.800.665.9283
www.columbia-academy.com/

Emily Carr Institute of Art + Design

1399 Johnston Street, Granville Island
Vancouver BC V6H 3R9
Canada
604.844.3800
www.ecuad.ca/

Queen's University
Department of Film and Media

Kingston ON   K7L 3N6
Canada
+1 (613) 533-2178
www.film.queensu.ca/
 

Ryerson University

350 Victoria Street
Toronto, Ontario
M5B 2K3
Main Number: 416.979.5000
www.ryerson.ca/contact/

Langara  College
Digital Film Production Program

Film Training Centre
601 West Broadway.
Vancouver V5Z 4C2
Tel: 604.323.5561
www.langara.bc.ca/cs/dfp/

Red Deer College
Department of Motion Picture Arts

100 College Boulevard
P.O. Box 5005
Red Deer AB T4N 5H5
(403)342-3300
www.rdc.ab.ca/contact/

Langara College

100 West 49th Avenue,
Vancouver, BC
Canada V5Y 2Z6
Tel: (604) 323.5511

Pacific Audio Visual Institute

Pacific Audio Visual Institute
34 West 8th Avenue
Vancouver, B.C. V5Y 1M7
Canada
604.873.4853
www.pacificav.com/

 

Czeck Republic

Academy of Performing Arts (AMU) 

Malostranské nám. 12
118 00 Prague 1
Czech Republic
+420 257 534 205

Film Academy of Miroslav Ondříček in Pisek

Lipová alej 2068
397 01 Písek
ČEská Republika
+420 382 264 212
www.filmovka.cz/

Prague Film School

Pstrossova 19
Prague 1, 110 00 Czech Republic
+420 25753 4013
www.filmstudies.cz/

 

Denmark

The European Film College

Carl Th Dreyers vej
8400 Ebeltoft
Denmark
Phone: 0045 86 34 00 55
www.europeanfilmcollege.com/

 

Estonia

Tallinn University
Baltic Film and Media School

Sütiste str. 21
13419 Tallinn
Estonia
Phone: +372 6268 124
www.bfm.ee/web/

 

France

American University of Paris
Department of Art History and Fine Arts

6, rue du Colonel Combes
75007 Paris, FRANCE
(33/1) 40.62.07.20

EICAR - The International Film School of Paris

50 avenue du Président Wilson,
Bât. 136 - BP 12
93214 La Plaine Saint-Denis France
 01 49 98 11 11 phone
www.eicar-international.com/

Finland

School of Motion Picture
Television and Production Design

Hämeentie 135 C,
FIN - 00560 Helsinki
+358-9-634 303
www.uiah.fi/eto/index.html

 

Germany

The Film & Television Academy

14482 Potsdam-Babelsberg
Phone: 0331 / 62 02 - 0
www.aup.fr

Hamburg Media School

Finkenau 35
22081 Hamburg Germany
+ 49 (0)40 413 468-0
www.hamburgmediaschool.com/film/

The Film & Television Academy
HFF Konrad Wolf

Marlene-Dietrich-Allee 11
14482 Potsdam-Babelsberg
Tel.: 0331 / 62 02 - 0
www.hff-potsdam.de/

Technische Fachhochschule Berlin

FB VIII
Audiovisuelle Medien/Kamera Bachelor of Arts
Luxemburger Straße 10
13353 Berlin
+49 (0) 30 - 4504-5151
www.film-fernsehen.de/

Greece

Hellenic Cinema and Television School
Stavrakos

65 Patision str.,
104 33, Athens, Greece
+30210 82 30 124
www.stavrakos.gr/index2.htm

 

Guatemala

Art Workshops in Guatemala

Callejon Lopez #22
Antigua, Sacatepequez
Guatemala, Central America
Phone: 011-502-7832-6403
www.artguat.org/

 

India

Foudation Institute for Learning Media

D-48, Kalkaji,
New Delhi-110 019
Phone: 91-11-6221893
www.filminstituteindia.com/

ASIAN ACADEMY OF FILM & TELEVISION

Marwah Studios Complex
FC-14/15, Film City, Sector-16A
NOIDA-201301
Uttar Pradesh, India.
95120-2515254, 2515255, 2515256.
www.aaft.com/

Film and Television Institute of India

Law College Road, Pune - 411 004
(Maharashtra) INDIA
+91 - 020- 25431817 / 25433016 / 25430017
www.ftiindia.com/newftii/

MadArts Jaspal Bhatti Film School

D-189, Phase VIII-B, Industrial Area,
Mohali, Punjab, India.
91-172-5098430
91-172-4654659
www.madarts.in/home/index.php

Whistling Woods International

Film City Complex,
Goregaon (East)
Mumbai 400065.
Tel: 30916000
www.whistlingwoods.net/main.asp

 

Indonesia

Digital Studio College

Gedung Syariah Mandiri Lantai 3
Jl. Sultan Hasanudin no. 57
Kebayoran Baru, Jakarta Selatan
Ph. 2701518, 2702738
www.digitalstudiocollege.com/

 

Ireland

Digital Film School

33 Pearse St.
Dublin 2.
Ph: 0851487722
www.digitalfilmschool.ie/index.htm

New Media Technology College

13 Harcourt Street,
Dublin 2, Ireland
00 353 (0) 1 478 0905
www.nmtc.ie/

Italy

Florence Film School

Piazza Republica 5,
Florence - Italy 50123
0039 055 282974
www.newrenaissanceflorence.com/

 

New Zealand

The Film School

Level 1, Arden House
4 - 8 Oxford Tce
Wellington 6021 New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 939 2954
www.filmschool.org.nz/

Unitec New Zealand

Carrington Rd, Mt Albert
Private Bag 92025
Auckland Mail Centre
Auckland 1142 New Zealand
Phone: +64 9 849 4180
www.unitec.ac.nz

Southseas Film & Television School

3/75 Ellice Road
Glenfield
Auckland 1310
New Zealand
Phone: 64 9 444 3253
www.southseas.co.nz/

 

Netherlands

Binger Filmlab

Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 4-10
1012 RZ Amsterdam
The Netherlands
phone: +31 (0)20 530 9630
www.binger.nl/

 

Norway

Lillehammer University College
Film School

PO Box 952
N-2604 Lillehammer
Norway
61 28 80 00
www.hil.no/hil/lillehammer_
university_college

 

Philippines

Marilou Diaz Abaya
Film Institute and Arts Center

Penthouse, Providence Building
55 Annapolis st., Greenhills
San Juan, Philippines
+63 9154472842
www.mdafilm.com/

 

Serbia

Academy Of Arts University Of Novi Sad

Djure Jaksica 7,
21000 Novi Sad
021.42.21.77
www.akademija.ns.ac.yu

 

Singapore

NYU Tisch School of the Arts
Asia Campus

3 Kay Siang Road
Singapore 248923
+65 6500 1700
 

South Africa

ACT Cape Town

4 Loop Street,
Studio 704, 7th Floor,
CBD
(021) 419 7007
www.actcapetown.co.za/

Auteur School of Independent Filmmaking

Suite 52, Private Bag X3, Plumstead, 7801 Cape Town
South Africa
Tel: +27 (0)78 591 2044
Fax: +27 086 622 3000
www.auteurfilms.co.za/

City Varsity School of Media & Creative Arts

39 Gwi Gwi Mrwebi Street
Newtown
Johannesburg
2001
+27 (0)11 634 9840
www.cityvarsity.co.za/

SAE Institute

5 Church Square
PostNet Suite #204, Private Bag X335
Cape Town, 8000
South Africa
+27 (0) 21 469 3600
www.saecapetown.com/
news/index.php

Switzerland

EFAS - European Film Actor School

Raeffelstrasse 32,
CH-8045 Zuerich, Switzerland
Phone 41-44-461 22 05.
www.efas.ch/

 

Turkey

Bilkent University

06800 Bilkent Ankara
Turkey
+90 312 290 4000
www.bilkent.edu.tr/

 

United Kingdom

Brighton Film Studios Ltd
The Brighton Forum

95 Ditchling Road
Brighton BN1 4ST
+44 (0) 1273 602070

University for the Creative Arts
at Canterbury

New Dover Road
Canterbury, Kent
CT1 3AN
+44 (0) 1227 817302

University for the Creative Arts
at Epsom

Ashley Road
Epsom, Surrey
KT18 5BE
+44 (0) 1372 728811

University for the Creative Arts
at Farnham

Falkner Road
Farnham, Surrey
GU9 7DS
+44 (0) 1252 722441

University for the Creative Arts
at Maidstone

Oakwood Park
Maidstone, Kent
ME16 8AG
+44 (0) 1622 620000

 
University for the Creative Arts
at Rochester

Fort Pitt
Rochester, Kent
ME1 1DZ
+44 (0) 1634 888702

London Film Academy

The Old Church
52a Walham Grove
London SW6 1QR, UK
Tel. +44 (0) 20 7386 7711
www.londonfilmacademy.com/

Royal College of Art

Kensington Gore
London SW7 2EU
telephone: +44 (0)20 7590 4444
www.rca.ac.uk/index.html

Met Film School

Ealing Studios
Ealing Green
London W5 5EP
0845 658 4400 (UK Only)
+44(0)20 8280 9119 (International)
www.metfilmschool.co.uk/

University of Wales, Newport
School of Art, Media and Design

Caerleon Campus
Lodge Road
Newport
South Wales
NP18 3QT
Tel: +44 (0)1633 432210
amd.newport.ac.uk/

Leeds Metropolitan University
Northern School of Film and Television

Civic Quarter
Leeds
United Kingdom
LS1 3HE
0113 812 0000
www.lmu.ac.uk/hen/aad/
nfs/index.htm

The London Film School

24 Shelton Street
London, WC2H 9UB
United Kingdom
+44(0)20 7836 9642
www.lfs.org.uk/

Met Film School

Ealing Studios
Ealing Green
London W5 5EP
0845 658 4400 (UK Only)
+44(0)20 8280 9119 (International)
www.metfilmschool.co.uk/

SAE Institute, London

297 Kingsland Road
London E8 4DD
UK
Phone: +44-(0)845 301 11 33
www.saeuk.com/contact

The School of Media Arts & Imaging
Duncan of Jordanstone
College of Art & Design

University of Dundee,
Dundee, DD1 4HT.
Tel: - 01382 385352
imaging.dundee.ac.uk

Staffordshire University

College Road, Stoke on Trent,
Staffordshire ST4 2DE
t: +44 (0)1782 294000
www.imdb.com/filmschools

National Film and Television School
Beaconsfield Studios

Station Road
Beaconsfield
Bucks HP9 1LG
Switchboard: 01494 671234
www.nftsfilm-tv.ac.uk

The University of Westminster

309 Regent Street,
London W1B 2UW
020 7911 5944
www.wmin.ac.uk