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Bournemouth Film School

Bournemouth Film School

Creatively led, industry-focused

Being a part of AUB puts you at the heart of a community of artists, designers and makers. Our purpose-built, industry-standard studios make you perfectly placed to find answers to real-world challenges.


With so much talent in one place, whichever subject you choose to study, you’ll work with other BFS students on multiple productions.

Alumni sparkle in this year’s Outstanding British Films

Arts University Bournemouth (AUB) talent has shone across film and costume design during the 2023/24 awards season, with several...

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Silent Night: AUB community helps Julia’s House release reimagined Christmas hit

Julia’s House has recorded their own version of the traditional Christmas song Silent Night. Featuring reworked lyrics to educate people...

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An autumn of successes for Bournemouth Film School

Bournemouth Film School has enjoyed a prosperous couple of months as its students have been inundated with awards ranging from animation...

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AUB Animation wins prestigious student prize at Purbeck Shorts Competition

Recent graduates submitted their animations for the Purbeck Shorts Competition. This year’s winners were announced in October...

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AUB graduate to bring Corfe Castle spirits to life through costume and design

AUB graduate, Claire Thomas, helps the National Trust take visitors back in time and explore the past of Corfe Castle

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That’s a wrap! A look back on AUB students’ 2023 summer successes

Arts University Bournemouth (AUB) has enjoyed an highly successful summer as its students and graduates racked up an overwhelming list of...

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Past Event

You’re invited to our online informal introduction and Q and A sessions, to get to know more about the courses we offer at AUB.

Past Event

Bournemouth Film School Theatre Ensemble presents the first of two screenings of Deep Dive, a film by AUB student James Rigby.

Past Event

AUB Productions present: The Belle’s Stratagem | 8-10 December 2022 | £5 tickets

Past Event

AUB Productions presents: This Changes Everything | 24-26 November 2022 | £5 tickets

Past Event

AUB Productions present: Until the Sun Goes Down | 10-12 November 2022 | £5 tickets

Past Event

AUB Productions presents: Stoning Mary | 27-29 October 2022 | £5 tickets

A world in full colour

We exist to empower and inspire the next generation of performers, storytellers and technical specialists.

Equipped with the best

What goes on behind the scenes is just as important as the finished piece. We use industry-standard equipment in every production, giving you the skills and confidence to work with the latest technology.

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A network beyond BFS

We equip you with more than just a degree. We help you develop the skills and experience to pursue your dream career, and go on to become part of a network of award-winning industry alumni.

Funding futures

We’re creating a platform of rolling funding schemes for filmmakers, creatives, artists and innovators that reflect the range of disciplines at the heart of Bournemouth Film School. Our first fund has been created specifically for our Alumni, but we’re planning to open to funds for regional, national and global applicants, too.

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Funding Futures
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