Vancouver Film School
198 W Hastings St
VFS is Canada’s premier post-secondary entertainment arts institution, offering acclaimed and award-winning one-year diploma programs in applied media. For the past 30 years, VFS has been devoted to delivering the highest quality education, and developing the future leaders for the entertainment and creative media industries.
The keys to VFS’s educational model are structured intensity and industry immersion: VFS was founded on the philosophy that one year of concentrated work, that balances industry-led theory and hands-on production, gives students the necessary skills to craft a professional-level portfolio or reel. VFS offers 14 world-class, post-secondary programs—spanning every aspect of the entertainment arts—that are developed and taught by award-winning industry professionals.
Students’ experiences emulate the professional global industry. Students are physically and mentally immersed in Vancouver’s film, animation, game, and design industries that surround our campuses, and benefit from career guidance and expertise from industry mentors, instructors, and guest speakers.