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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Feb 02
- Apr 03

Cross-Canada Info Sessions | Search Tour

The Search Tour is back and we're traveling across Canada, looking for the most creative, talented and ambitious candidates the nation has to offer.

Join us for a 45-minute information session that will take you inside VFS, giving you a detailed look at what makes our 13 unique hands-on programs among the very best in the world.

Talk to faculty and admissions staff, and get the latest program and scholarship information. Each information session is followed by an open Q&A opportunity to ensure you get the answers you need.

6 - 7 p.m. | Multiple dates and cities across Canada. Click learn more for full event details and to register.
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Feb 23
- Feb 24

Intro to Virtual Reality (VR) Development in Unity

In this weekend workshop you’ll explore the area of Virtual Reality (VR) within the Unity game engine environment. You’ll be able to understand basic workflow and design considerations as they pertain to VR and implementation for the OculusGO platform.

VFS Campus - 151 West Cordova St.
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Mar 02
- Mar 03

Intro to Augmented Reality (AR) Development in Unity

In this weekend workshop you’ll explore the area of Augmented Reality (AR) within the Unity game engine environment. You’ll be able to understand basic workflow and design considerations as they pertain to AR within the Unity game engine.

VFS Campus - 151 West Cordova St.
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Mar 18
- Mar 21

Creative Break 2019

Our Creative Break camps feature hands-on workshops led by experienced professionals in VFX, Classical Animation, Acting, Makeup, Digital Design, Film Production, Writing and Sound Design. You will learn about B.C.’s booming creative economy, and discover how VFS’ unique one-year intensive education model can quickly launch you into a career in the industry. 

**Students must confirm they are 15 to 18 years old at the beginning of the workshop in order to register.

8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Click learn more to see dates and all the programs on offer.
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Mar 25
- Mar 29

Nuke Bootcamp

Would you like to learn how industry professionals create seamless VFX illusions on the latest blockbuster films like Avengers and Guardians of the Galaxy? Join Vancouver Film School and Okanagan College for our one-week boot camp and complete your own VFX composite using industry standard software, Nuke.

9 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Kelowna, BC | 460 Doyle Ave
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Jul 08
- Aug 02

Summer Intensives 2019

Five days. Industry-leading mentors. Real production experience

Make your summer unforgettable! Come spend a unique week fully immersed in creative media production. Whether in acting, animation, film production, writing, makeup, or video game development, you'll work with industry-leading teachers and mentors living and working the dream.

This is your chance to experience firsthand what life is like inside VFS and what our programs offer!

**Students must confirm they are at least 16 years old at the beginning of the workshop in order to register.

9 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Vancouver Film School: Vancouver Campuses
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