VFS Special Events

There are many ways to connect with us, both on- and off-campus, in Vancouver or in your city. Roadshows, open house, information sessions... Our doors are always open.

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Sep 07
- Dec 05

VFS Search Tour - Info Session

Vancouver Film School is coming to your city with over $500,000 in scholarships. We're looking for Canada’s most creative candidates from coast to coast. Traveling from St. John's to Victoria we’re searching for your talent, your passion, and your drive.

Join us for this info session and get an inside look at Vancouver Film School's industry leading programs. Find out how you can be our next scholarship students.

6 - 7:30 p.m. | Fall/Winter Cross Canada Tour. Click Learn More to see all cities and dates
Sep 19
- Dec 05

VFS Acting Program Live Audition Tour

Vancouver Film School is coming to your city in search of Canada’s next generation of Film & Television Actors.

This is your chance to audition live, in your hometown in front of an elite panel of VFS faculty instructors, alumni and industry professionals.

Gain valuable feedback and insight into your audition and performance skills, then discover immediately if you’ve been accepted to the VFS one-year Acting for Film + Television program, within minutes of your live audition.

With stops in more than 20 cities across all ten provinces, it's our biggest and most expansive talent search and we are coming right to you.

1 - 4 p.m. | Fall/Winter Cross Canada Tour. Click Learn More to see all cities and dates
Oct 26

Animation Workshop: Learn How to Break into the Animation & VFX Industry | Winnipeg

Join Vancouver Film School Creative Director Colin Giles for this VFS Workshop Series event, offering an intimate intro to the Animation industry, and what it takes to start a career as an animator for film, television and video games. This is a rare opportunity to speak one-on-one with someone who has more than 20 years’ experience and with extensive credits in both traditional and computer animation. This event is limited to only 100 seats, so reserve your spot today.

5 - 6 p.m. | Downtown Winnipeg (exact location coming soon)
Nov 02

VFS Hosts Emmy Nom. LA Casting Director Seth Yanklewitz, CSA | Toronto

Join VFS for an entertainment community event and Q&A featuring special guest Emmy nominated LA Casting Director, Seth Yanklewitz, CSA. Get an intimate look into starting your professional career in Acting for Film + Television. Hear firsthand about the industry, the casting process, the importance of Canadian talent in the global marketplace and learn why professional training for any actor is important.

Downtown Toronto - Exact location coming soon!
Nov 14

Animation Workshop: Learn How to Break into the Animation & VFX Industry | Saskatoon

Join Vancouver Film School Creative Director Colin Giles for this VFS Workshop Series event, offering an intimate intro to the Animation industry, and what it takes to start a career as an animator for film, television and video games. This is a rare opportunity to speak one-on-one with someone who has more than 20 years’ experience and with extensive credits in both traditional and computer animation. This event is limited to only 100 seats, so reserve your spot today.

5 - 6 p.m. | Downtown Saskatoon (exact location coming soon)
Nov 16

Animation Workshop: Learn How to Break into the Animation & VFX Industry | Regina

Join Vancouver Film School Creative Director Colin Giles for this VFS Workshop Series event, offering an intimate intro to the Animation industry, and what it takes to start a career as an animator for film, television and video games. This is a rare opportunity to speak one-on-one with someone who has more than 20 years’ experience and with extensive credits in both traditional and computer animation. This event is limited to only 100 seats, so reserve your spot today.

5 - 6 p.m. | Downtown Regina (exact location coming soon)
Nov 18
- Nov 19

MoCap for Actors | Two-Day Workshop

This intensive two-day workshop is designed to give you an overview of Motion Capture and introduce the skills, demands and physical elements needed to best prepare you for this much sought-after medium in film, TV, animation and video games. Ideal for working actors who wish to augment their existing dramatic skill sets with the technical proficiencies required in motion capture.

VFS Film Campus 142 Water St, Vancouver BC
Nov 18
- Nov 19

Motion Picture Industry Orientation Course

This course has been developed as an introductory awareness and education program for people wanting to work within the film industry. Specifically, it is designed to provide you with insight into how the industry works, encourage self-awareness for suitability, outline the screening process for entry-level positions, provide functional skills, and improve safety awareness. Please note that this course is offered as an educational tool and does not guarantee employment.

Fee: $175 Vancouver Film School Animation Campus, 151 West Cordova Street (Theater 105)