A range of accessible activities, workshops and events are available through BFI Film Academy which offers young creatives in the Midlands the opportunity to test the water in the film industry, the BFI Film Academy also offers the opportunity to hone in on skills of interest through these industry propelling and dedicated courses;

• Short Courses
• Specialist Courses

Supported by the UK government’s Department for Education, National Lottery, Northern Ireland Screen and Screen Scotland.

BFI Film Academy includes a wider programme of events and activities outside of the short and specialist courses delivered by BFI Film Academy partners, supported with National Lottery funding, including:

• Labs
• Scene
• Recommends
• Future Film Festival
• Young Programmers
• And more

BFI Film Academy operates across many venues and partners in the Midlands to deliver Short Courses and BFI Film Academy wider activity.

BFI Film Academy hosts opportunities to get involved in film curation, exhibition, screenings, courses, panels and Q & A’s in the Midlands. Which all offer young people the space and environment to meet and network with like minded creatives and professionals.

The activity partners below present BFI Film Academy events and create space for young people to immerse in film culture:

Flatpack, Birmingham
Broadway, Nottingham
QUAD, Derby
Paradigm Arts, Lincoln
Midlands Arts Centre (MAC), Birmingham
Phoenix, Leicester