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Film short courses - from introductory to advanced workshops for the film industry

AFTRS Open has introductory filmmaking short courses perfect for those of you just starting out, and more advanced workshops if you’re currently working in the film industry.

Whether your film will be shown on an IMAX screen or on a smart phone, be it feature length or just seven seconds, AFTRS Open film short courses cover every part of content creation, from initial idea right through to the screen. And our tutors are industry experts with many years of experience.

Book early to guarantee your spot and to receive a 10% Early Bird Discount for bookings made at least 28 days in advance.


The Australian Film Television and Radio School would like to acknowledge the Traditional Owners, the Bidjigal people and Gadigal people of the Eora Nation, on whose land we meet, work, study and teach. We pay our respects to Elders past and present, and extend our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people from all nations of this land.