Film & Acting Schools

ACTING

Screen Actors Studio

Screen Actors Studio

Training: Part-Time, Continuing Studies, and Summer Camps

The Screen Actors Studio is the premier training facility for Film & TV acting classes and workshops in Victoria. From coaching beginners to the industry professionals, we offer classes and workshops suitable for all levels and age groups.

845 Fisgard Street
Victoria, BC  V8W 1R9
General inquiries: 250-595-1339
Email: screenact@shaw.ca
Web: www.screenactors.ca

 

Victoria Academy of Dramatic Arts

Training: Full and Part-Time
Full-time Diploma Program: Oct 1 – May 31

At VAD Arts our signature Acting for Film & TV program is an 8-month intensive actor career training program. Students will gain a foundation in naturalistic acting techniques that will prepare them for a career in film, television, and theatre.

We also offer part-time classes and workshops on Voice, Voiceover, Movement, Acting for Film & TV, and more.

We are a fully designated learning institution, that accepts international students, and can offer student loans. Visit StudentAid BC for information about Student Loans.

618 Yates Street
Victoria, BC  V8W 1K9
Phone: 250-580-2588
Email: info@vadarts.com
Web: www.vadarts.com

 

FILM PRODUCTION

Gulf Islands Film and Television

Gulf Islands Film & Television School

Training: Part-Time and Summer Camps

The Gulf Islands Film & Television School is a creative media epicenter where first time rookies, youth & adults live with and are mentored by Canada’s top media producers and industry professionals. GIFTS specializes in “learning by doing,” offering short hands-on media intensive training programs and teen summer camps at its live-in training facility situated on beautiful Galiano Island, BC. The high caliber training is widely recognized by filmmakers, industry and academics.

7S-43, C-12, RR#2
Galiano Island, BC  V0N 1P0
Phone: 250-539-5729
Toll-Free: 1-800-813-9993
Email: gifts@giftsfilm.com
Web: www.giftsfilms.com

 

Pacific Design Academy

Pacific Design Academy

Training: Full-Time and Part-Time

The Pacific Design Academy is at the forefront of a new kind of arts education. Our dynamic curriculum is dictated by the current and evolving needs of the design Marketplace. The quality education you receive is artistically inspired and supported by the latest digital technology. We encourage our students to develop marketable skills and foster individual ability and excellence.

1252 Wharf Street
Victoria, BC  V8W 1T8
Phone: 250-383-3631
Email: www.pacificdesignacademy.com/contact.php
Web: www.pacificdesignacademy.com

 

FILM STUDIES

University of Victoria

University of Victoria

Training: Full-Time

Our Film Studies program offers an enviable combination of lectures, screenings, writing and hands-on production work. We invite you to learn more about this growing field of research and creative activity.

PLEASE DIRECT ALL INQUIRIES TO:
Maureen Bradley
Department of Writing
Phone: 250-721-6308
Email: bradley@uvic.ca

OR

Anne Heinl
Advising Officer
Phone: 250-472-5165
Email: fineadv@uvic.ca

Web: finearts.uvic.ca/filmstudies

 

VISUAL ARTS

Camosun College

Camosun College

Training: Part-Time

Camosun College offers a part-time Film-100 course. This course introduces students to the academic, critical, and theoretical study of film as an art form and as a technical medium of expression. It will offer students several different disciplinary lenses (such as historical, social, and cultural) with which to view and analyze films.

Lansdowne Campus
3100 Foul Bay Road
Victoria, BC  V8P 5J2
Phone: 250-370-3550
Toll-Free: 1-877-554-7555
Email: info@camosun.bc.ca
Web: www.camosun.bc.ca

 

Vancouver Island School of Art

Vancouver Island School of Art

Training: Full and Part-Time

The Vancouver Island School of Art is a learning community dedicated to the advancement of art education through comprehensive programs and presentations for adults of all ages. The focus of the courses and workshops offered by the school is on technique, personal expression and contemporary context.

Vancouver Island School of Art
2549 Quadra Street
Victoria, BC  V8T 4E1
Phone: 250-380-3500
Email: info@vancouverislandschoolart.com
Web: www.vancouverislandschoolart.com