Beijing Film Academy (BFA)

Published on Jan 18 2013 // Film & TV, Schools


About BFA : BFA(Beijing Film Academy) is the only film academy in China and the largest film academy in Asia with 263 faculty members and 2364 students, including 48 PhD students, 422 graduates, 1894 undergraduates and 84 overseas students.

BFA teaching philosophy celebrates “technical mastery fostering artistic vision”. For decades, BFA has educated thousands of China’s movie practitioners. Over half of all China’s directors, cinematographers, art designers , sound engineers,etc, currently active in China’s vibrant film industry are BFA graduates.

BFA has four professional studios equipped with state-of-the-art production equipment from leading industry suppliers such as Arri Alaxa, Arri Lights, Kino Flo, Panther, Steadicam, and post-production equipment from Quantel and Da-Vinci. Our extensive professional library covers an area of 2057 square meters with an up-to-date collection of 325,600 books and almost 2000 Gigabytes of E-books.According to the Hollywood Reporter, BFA has been ranked third amongst the world’s film academies for two consecutive years.

China is now the world’s fastest-growing film market. In 2012, China witnessed a box office of  USD $2.7 billion, becoming the world’s second largest film market after the United States. With an annual output of over 600 feature films, China now has a growing need for filmmaking talent from all over the world. Kickstart your career with us, we’d love to see your work in 2013!

Contact Details :

  • Contact No:0086-10-82045433,82045753
  • (English version)
  • Address: Overseas Student Office,
    International School of Beijing Film Academy,
    No.4,Xitucheng Road, Haidian District 100088

 BFA students working stills


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