Film Schools in Canada

Leading film schools in Canada:

Vancouver Film School
- It was ranked No. 5 worldwide by the American magazine "3D World", with criteria such as the distribution of student films and prizes in festivals around the world (November 2007).
- Programs offered: 3D Animation & Visual Effects; Classical Animation; Digital Character Animation; Acting for Film & Television; Acting Essentials; Digital Design; Entertainment Business Management; Film Production
Game Design; Makeup Design for Film & Television; Sound Design for Visual Media; Writing for Film & Television; Foundation Visual Art & Design.

NSCAD University
- It was Canada’s first independent degree-granting art school and is a leader in providing graduate degrees.
- The Bachelor of Fine Arts (Film) gives students the opportunity to explore approaches and issues in the practice, theory, history and critical analysis of film production and film art.

Columbia Academy
- It is accredited by the Private Career Training Institutions Agency of British Columbia and is a member of the Better Business Bureau.

University of British Columbia
- The Certificate in Entertainment Administration was developed for those who have an interest to work in entertainment business management and the film and television industry.
- The UBC Certificate in Entertainment Administration has won a 2009 CAUCE Award of Excellence.

Emily Carr University of Art + Design
- One of the oldest post-secondary institutions in British Columbia.
- It is a full member of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada.
- It offers the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Film, Video, and Integrated Media major.

List of other film schools in Canada:
  • Simon Fraser University
  • Queen's University Department of Film and Media
  • Ryerson University School of Image Arts: Film Department
  • Humber College - Film & Television Production
  • Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema (Concordia)
  • Gulf Islands Film and Television School (GIFTS)
  • Advanced TV & Film Program (ATVF) at Sheridan College
  • York University Department of Film
  • Capilano University
  • Pacific Audio Visual Institute
  • The Centre for Arts and Technology
  • Toronto Media & Film College
  • Toronto Film School
  • Victoria IndieCine Ltd.
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