Applicants are required to apply directly to Footscray Film School by completing the Supplementary Application Form online
The selection process is based on your direct application through Footscray Film School. Without a returned application form from Footscray Film School you cannot qualify for an interview.
You will be contacted via phone to arrange a suitable time for your interview if your application is successful.
If your application is successful the Film School will contact you to arrange an interview. You will be required to present a folio of film(s) you have directed and produced and / or Script(s) you have written. If film is not present in your folio you will need to present convincing material that shows a detailed design process.
The interview process gives you an opportunity to explain why you would be a suitable candidate for the course you are applying for. At the interview you will be asked to present a folio of work, which you have produced, written, directed, shot and edited. If you are applying for credit transfer or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) you will be required to supply academic transcripts or evidence of documents, to support your claims.
Please see the downloads page for information on RPL and Credit Transfer
If you are successful in gaining a placement you will receive a letter of offer from Footscray City Films with further instructions.
Once you have accepted your offer you will be sent another letter explaining the dates for enrolment, the materials charges for the year with information about payment, together with an outline of the course.
On registration day you will be required to complete registration for enrolment, you will also be issued with information regarding the refund policy and grievance procedures as well as completing a questionnaire.
As a minimum requirement you will need to pay a deposit of $2000.00 to ensure your placement in the course. You will also be issued with a timetable with dates and times that the course will commence. A student card will be issued the following week. All payment information and forms will also available to download from the website.