What good film schools are there in the UK?

By Benjamin Craig, filmmaking.net

The National Film & Television School has the best reputation and offers both degree programs and short courses.

National Film and Television School
Beaconsfield Film Studios
Station Road
Bucks HP9 1LG
Tel. (+44) 01494 671234
Fax. (+44) 01494 674042

London Film School has a good reputation amongst the general film community, however it is quite expensive compared to some of the other institutions. One advantage however is that students get to work with 35mm as part of the course. For more info:

London Film School
24 Shelton Street
London, WC2H 9HP
Tel. (+44) 0171 836 9642

Other colleges with good reputations include:

A booklet called Media Courses UK is also published annually by the British Film Institute. This book lists media programs and short courses that are offered by various institutions throughout the year of publication.

Last updated 26-Nov-2004

Reader Comments

Edinburgh Napier University graduate, 30-Jan-2014
Napier University is not a college. And it changed its name to Edinburgh Napier Unive... read more...
Robert, 22-May-2010
you should also include another Film School http://www.regents.ac.uk/lsfmp/ on your l... read more...
Silvio DaVinci, 7-Feb-2006
I think there has been a misunderstanding on the list of best UK film schools. It is... read more...

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