Skills Development

(16 – 25 year olds based in South West)

We can support people aged 16 – 25 based in the South West with your filmmaking practise in a number of ways. We offer skills development workshops, creative mentoring and other skills development opportunities.

Filmmaking Courses

(16 – 19 year olds based anywhere in the UK)

If you are 16 – 19 based anywhere in the UK, then you could apply for one of the BFI Film Academy courses that run nation-wide. As a student of a Film Academy course, you’ll gain experience working alongside industry professionals and will be offered hands-on filmmaking experience to help develop practical knowledge and skills. 

Short Filmmaking Courses

These short courses help train and inspire the next generation of UK filmmakers, supporting young people aged 16 – 19 to develop the knowledge and skills to help make a career in film.