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Lights, Camera, Education! Explore and master the art of filmmaking

The New York Film Academy is a beacon of artistic expression and excellence, inspiring creativity and fostering the talents of future filmmakers. It has gained a reputation as one of the most respected institutions in the film industry due to its unwavering commitment to providing an exceptional education.

NYFA offers hands-on training with top-notch technology for students to bring their creative visions to life. From directing and producing to screenwriting and cinematography, 3D animation & VFX, filmmaking, fine arts, game design, and acting, every aspect of the filmmaking process is explored with meticulous attention to detail, empowering students to excel in their chosen craft. NYFA has award-winning mentors who offer technical expertise and insights into the film industry.

NYFA equips storytellers with the experience and skills to make a difference through film. With a legacy of excellence and a commitment to nurturing talent, NYFA paves the way for aspiring filmmakers to step into the limelight and make their mark on the silver screen. Be part of the filmmaking elite at the New York Film Academy.

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  • Top 50 Film Schools for 2022 by TheWrap
  • Top 30 Film Schools in North America for 2022 by Variety Magazine
  • NYFA LA is Among the 25 safest colleges in America

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Study areas for this college

Digital Media
Film / TV / Audio
Business Creatives
Photography

Asset creation On-campus

Think Tank’s mentorship is designed to help artists that have previous training and/or experience brush up on their skills and produce a viable demo reel. Each student is assigned a personal, state-of-the-art workstation. During your time on campus, you will have access to 4-months of guidance from an industry professional to create and polish your demo reel. 

Vancouver, Canada

12 Months

February | June | October

International Students: $50,800 CAD
Canadian Students: $38,400 CAD

asset creation Online

Asset Creation is a term used in the CG industry for the creation of all bits and pieces, both big and small, used in Film and Games. This Asset Creation program is designed to train working artists in the CG Industry for the roles of Props & Environments for Film, Characters & Creatures for Film, Environments for Games as well as Characters & Creatures for Games.

Online

16 Months

February | June | October

$15,840 CAD

If you pay for all 4 terms upfront, you will receive 5% off.

Mentorship

Think Tank’s mentorship is designed to help artists that have previous training and/or experience brush up on their skills and produce a viable demo reel. Each student is assigned a personal, state-of-the-art workstation. During your time on campus, you will have access to 4-months of guidance from an industry professional to create and polish your demo reel. 

Vancouver, Canada

4 Months

February | June | October

International Students: $16,500 CAD
Canadian Students: $12,500 CAD

Bachelor of Fine Arts in 3D Animation

Digital Editing Course

Master of Fine Arts in 3D Animation

Virtual Reality Program

Associate of Fine Arts in Filmmaking

Associate of Fine Arts in Producing

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Entertainment Media

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Filmmaking

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Producing

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Filmmaking – International Pathway

Master of Arts in Film and Media Production

Master of Arts in Film and Media Production – International Pathway

Master of Arts in Producing

Master of Fine Arts in Cinematography

Master of Fine Arts in Documentary Filmmaking

Master of Fine Arts in Filmmaking

Master of Fine Arts in Filmmaking – International Pathway

Master of Fine Arts in Producing

Associate of Fine Arts in Acting for Film

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting for Film

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting for Film – International Pathway

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Screenwriting

Master of Fine Arts in Screenwriting

Broadcast Journalism Program

Online MA in Entrepreneurial Producing and Innovation

Associate of Fine Arts in Acting for Film

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting for Film

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting for Film – International Pathway

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Screenwriting

Master of Fine Arts in Screenwriting

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography

Master of Fine Arts in Photography

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How to apply to this college?

  • Read course pages and select the course you’d like to study
  • Fill out our application form
  • Provide documents needed (check course page for individual course requirements)
  • Confirm details
  • Start learning!

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