London Film School

London Film School (LFS)

Full member

Basic facts

Complete Name and Acronym (in original language):
London Film School
Complete Name and Acronym (in English language):
London Film School (LFS)
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Agency (-ies) Who Awarded the State Accreditation:
Creative Skillset
Name of Director:
Gisli Snaer
Address :
24 Shelton Street, London WC2H 9UB
United Kingdom

Mission & Strategy

The London Film School is a non-profit organisation dedicated to the education of filmmakers from the UK and the rest of the world. It aims to be a leading international conservatoire of filmmaking. LFS offers MA, PhD and part-time workshops programmes focused on aesthetic achievement, craft excellence, creative collaboration and artistic freedom. It acts as a centre of inspiration for graduate students and working filmmakers, fostering professional development, innovation, research and scholarship across all practical areas of film.


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Degree areas

MA Filmmaking (Master of Arts - 2 years, Full-Time)
MA International Film Business (Master of Arts - 1 year, Full-Time)
MA Screenwriting (Master of Fine Arts - 1 year, Full-Time)
MPhil/PhD Film by Practice (Doctor of Philosophy - 3 years, Full-Time)

Non-degree courses

Basic Short Courses
(for students with a high Institution diploma ONLY):
Post-Graduate Training
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Post-Graduate Training
(for students with an M.A or M.F.A. degree):
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Facilities, equipment & production


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Example: 2*30 sq.m.

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Example: 3*Canon EOS 6D, 5*ARRI D21

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Example: 2*AVID

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Example: 2*Sennheiser Mic

Visual Effects Stations:

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Example: 2*Apple iMac

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Example: 2*20 sq.m.

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Past successful graduates

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