To apply for the GET INSIDE MOVIES BOURNEMOUTH BFI FILM ACADEMY, simply complete the online application form. The process is competitive so please use the application form to tell us why you would like to have a career in the film industry and include relevant examples of work.
The deadline for applications is 12noon Monday 30th November. Successful candidates will be informed on 1st December. The course then starts the following weekend on 6th December and runs until 28th February 2021 on the following dates:
6th, 13th December 2020
10th, 17th, 24th, 31st January 2021
7th, 14th, 17th, 18th, 21st, 28th February 2021
Please only apply if you can attend all / most sessions.
The 2020/2021 schedule is available HERE. Each session runs from 11am – 4pm with optional pre-production support in 2021 during weekdays between 4pm – 7pm as scheduled. Due to the covid pandemic some sessions throughout the course will be run online using Zoom. The course includes the NCFE qualification “Preparing to work in the film industry” level 2 and each student is required to complete course work at home after each session. There are two production days on 17th and 18th February, typically the days are longer and run between 8am and 8pm providing a unique practical opportunity to work together with film industry professionals to make a short film.
If successful, each student is required to pay a £25 joining fee on the first day of the course. For students living outside of the Bournemouth area, the BFI can provide travel bursaries; for more details before joining please contact the Get Inside Movies team.
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