COURSE UPDATE: Students enrolled on the May 2017 FILMMAKING DIPLOMA will attend the ENCOUNTERS FILM FESTIVAL
24 March 2017

It's been confirmed that, in addition to receiving over 30 hours of practical film training per week, students enrolling on the May intake Filmmaking Diploma (8 May 2017 - 27 April 2018) will be attending the UK’s leading short film and animation festival this September, Encounters in Bristol. 

The festival provides a platform for emerging and established filmmakers from around the world, and is a unique meeting place for the industry with a packed, five-day programme of short film screenings, feature films, special guests, Q & As and gala events alongside an intensive programme of masterclasses and workshops.

In addition to residential attendance at Encounters, here is just a little of what makes the LFA Filmmaking Diploma so special...

  • 30+ hours multi-disciplinary film training per week
  • Shooting on Super16mm film and using the Arri Alexa HD camera
  • Bespoke career guidance & mentorship from award-winning Film and TV professionals
  • Opportunity to progress to BA or MA qualification
  • Shooting a series of commercials 
  • Shooting a series of 2-8 min films (full budgets included in course fee)
  • Extensive showreel and industry contacts

95% of our graduates are working in the industry within three months of leaving. If you’re committed to working hard and celebrating your triumphs as much as sharing in the success of others, then we’re committed to seeing you set and achieve your ambitions to be the best in the business. 


Deadline for applications is 3 April 2017. APPLY NOW.

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