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
Sep 23
- Sep 24

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.
 
You will receive information on the structure of the industry, the stages of production, the diverse jobs within the industry, training and certification, set terminology, behaviour on the set, code of conduct, communication skills, basic safety, and BC contact information. Most of the BC Film labour organizations require completion of this course as a prerequisite for work.

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Fee: $175 Vancouver Film School Animation campus, 151 West Cordova Street (Theater 105)
Sep 23
- Sep 24

Expo EStuDIA Canadá y otros países

Visit VFS stand to pick up a brochure and hear about our 13 production programs.

11 a.m. - 7 p.m. | World Trade Center Room: Mexica 1 Montecito 38, Nápoles, 03810 Ciudad de México, México.
Sep 28

VFS Information Session | Brazil

Visit the VFS office in São Paulo to hear about our 13 creative and entertainment arts production programs, and pick up a brochure from International Admissions Advisor Patricia Emidio.

5 - 6 p.m. | VFS Office São Paulo, Av das Nações Unidas, 14.401, Torre Tarumã, 31st floor, Suite 3111, Parque da Cidade, São Paulo, SP, Brasil. ZIP Code 04794-000
Sep 28

Acting Workshop: Host & Interviewer Techniques for TV, Podcasting & Social Media | Surrey, BC

Featuring special guest VFS industry faculty and professional actor, Omari Newton.

For any actor, the interview is an essential skill. In this workshop you will learn and develop new techniques as an interviewer and be able to practice your skills in being interviewed as well. If you have ever wanted to develop your own interview program or host your own podcast series, this is the workshop for you.

 

5 - 6:15 p.m. | Surrey, BC Sheraton Guildford, Abbotsford, BC
Oct 10

Acting Workshop: Host & Interviewer Techniques for TV, Podcasting & Social Media | Abbotsford, BC

Featuring special guest VFS industry faculty and professional actor, Omari Newton.

For any actor, the interview is an essential skill. In this workshop you will learn and develop new techniques as an interviewer and be able to practice your skills in being interviewed as well. If you have ever wanted to develop your own interview program or host your own podcast series, this is the workshop for you.

 

5 - 6 p.m. | Abbotsford, BC Exact location coming soon!
Oct 11

3D Animation + Visual Effects Info Session | Toronto

Do you want to discover how to break into the animation industry?

Join Vancouver Film School along with special guest host, Victor Lucas, for an intimate and informative 3D Animation + Visual Effects Info Session. Meet our talented and experienced faculty, find out about VFS’s award-winning, intensive Animation program, and how we can get you career-ready in just 12 months.

6 - 7:30 p.m. | House of VR 639 Queen Street West Toronto, ON M5V 2B7
Oct 11

Game Design Info Session | Toronto

Do you want to discover how to break into the video game industry?

Join Vancouver Film School along with special guest host, Victor Lucas, for an intimate and informative Game Design Info Session. Meet our talented and experienced faculty, find out about VFS’s award-winning, intensive Game Design program, and how we can get you career-ready in just 12 months.

6 - 7:30 p.m. | House of VR 639 Queen Street West Toronto, ON M5V 2B7
Oct 12

3D Animation + Visual Effects Info Session | London, ON

Do you want to discover how to break into the animation industry?

Join Vancouver Film School along with special guest host, Victor Lucas, for an intimate and informative 3D Animation + Visual Effects Info Session. Meet our talented and experienced faculty, find out about VFS’s award-winning, intensive Animation program, and how we can get you career-ready in just 12 months.

5 - 6 p.m. | Poster Lounge at the Grand Theatre 471 Richmond Street London, ON N6A 3E4
Oct 12

Game Design Info Session | London, ON

Do you want to discover how to break into the video game industry?

Join Vancouver Film School along with special guest host, Victor Lucas, for an intimate and informative Game Design Info Session. Meet our talented and experienced faculty, find out about VFS’s award-winning, intensive Game Design program, and how we can get you career-ready in just 12 months.

5 - 6 p.m. | Poster Lounge at the Grand Theatre 471 Richmond Street London, ON N6A 3E4
Oct 14

Professional Development Workshop for UX Design Professionals

This workshop is for User Experience (UX) Practitioners working in industry. While you are able to do design work for projects, you wish you could do better design that inspires loyal users and make your company's offerings known for its User Experience.

During this two part workshop, you will conduct a mini research session with analysis for artifacts, and then learn to use them to guide your design, and generate new features and functions.

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Digital Design Campus, 420 Homer Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 1T1
Oct 14

3D Animation + Visual Effects Info Session | Ottawa

Do you want to discover how to break into the animation industry?

Join Vancouver Film School along with special guest host, Victor Lucas, for an intimate and informative 3D Animation + Visual Effects Info Session. Meet our talented and experienced faculty, find out about VFS’s award-winning, intensive Animation program, and how we can get you career-ready in just 12 months.

6 - 7:30 p.m. | Downtown Ottawa Exact location coming soon!
Oct 14

Game Design Info Session | Ottawa

Do you want to discover how to break into the video game industry?

Join Vancouver Film School along with special guest host, Victor Lucas, for an intimate and informative Game Design Info Session. Meet our talented and experienced faculty, find out about VFS’s award-winning, intensive Game Design program, and how we can get you career-ready in just 12 months.

6 - 7:30 p.m. | Downtown Ottawa Exact location coming soon!