Please complete the following checklist to check whether you are eligible for the BFI Film Academy Course. You will need to check all the required questions below.
The course will run on the following dates:
All day Saturday 14 October, Friday evening 20 October every day from Saturday 21 to Friday 27 October and Tuesday evenings 31 October, 7, 14 and 21 November 2023. There will also be a Celebration Screening Event of your films on Sunday 10 December at the Storyhouse.
Please note it is likely there will be more applications than places and applicants will be selected based on their responses and material submitted through this application form. Please use the section to tell us why you’re the right candidate to be accepted on this course.
We strongly encourage you to save your supporting statements in a word document and cut and paste them into the application form to avoid losing your work.
The BFI Film Academy will be delivered by the course provider. Your submission of this form to us will constitute your confirmation of the following declaration:
In order for you to be able to participate in the BFI Academy, the course provider needs to be able to process your personal data as part of the applications, registration, learning support, and awards processes.
The British Film Institute wishes to ensure that all aspects of our work reflect diversity and support equality of opportunity. Therefore, we would like to take this opportunity to ask you to complete an equality monitoring form. This monitoring information helps us to identify where there are gaps in our recruitment so that we can work to attract talented people from these groups and areas. It also helps us to ensure that there is no discrimination. Your cooperation in completing this form is greatly appreciated. Any information you provide us with will be processed separately to your application to the BFI Film Academy and used for equalities monitoring purposes only. We use this information to produce anonymised statistical data on equalities, which we may publish and share with the government departments providing our funding.
Please note you will need to return this form as part of your application, providing any of the information requested is optional.
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