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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May 04
- Jun 01

Acting Program Live Auditions

This is your chance to audition in front of an elite panel of VFS faculty instructors, alumni & 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 (or our 4 month Acting Essentials) program, within minutes of your live audition. 

If you’re ready to make the next step towards a career in Acting for Film and Television, this is your moment!

3 - 6 p.m. | Multiple dates and cities across Canada. Click learn more for full event details and to register.
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Jun 01
- Jun 02

Entry-Level: Intro to Game Design - Unreal Engine

Explore Game Design and the Unreal Engine in this introductory workshop. Whether you’re looking to learn Unreal, or take meaningful steps into developing your skillset for further post-secondary study in Game Design, this workshop is for you.

9 a.m. - 4 p.m. | VFS Campus 400 W. Hastings St.
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Jun 01

Creative Portfolio Development Session

Our new Creative Portfolio Development initiative was designed to connect you 1-on-1 with one of our Award winning Animation School faculty. Bring 5-8 samples of your best work and we’ll give you professional tips, solid critiques and creative feedback in real-time.

Even better: We’ll tell you on the spot if you’re ready to attend the VFS School of Animation.

10 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Vancouver, BC | VFS Animation Campus | 151 W Cordova Street
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Jun 01

Vancouver Open House

Your chance for an exclusive look inside Vancouver Film School is here!

Get exclusive access to VFS, learn about our 13 one-year programs, and take a special backlot tour of the campus!

Talk to faculty and admissions staff, and get the latest program and scholarship information. This is a great opportunity to ensure you get the answers you need.

10 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Vancouver, BC | VFS Animation Campus | 151 W Cordova Street
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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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Aug 10
- Aug 11

Entry Level: Intro to Digital Design - Create and Animate Your Personal Logo

Come and explore your creative potential in this engaging and practical two-day workshop. You’ll learn how to convey your own personal brand by designing and creating a custom logo from scratch. Our instructor will guide you through the steps involved in the design process, from sketching and ideation to digital rendering and animation. You’ll work with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop to bring your design to life and create a cutting-edge motion graphic using Adobe After Effects.

9 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Vancouver, BC | VFS Campus | 400 W Hastings St.
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Sep 21
- Sep 22

Entry-Level: Intro to 3D Animation for Portfolio Development

Explore 3D Animation in this intro to Maya workshop. Whether you're looking to learn Maya, or take meaningful steps into developing your portfolio for further post-secondary study in animation, this workshop is for you. Learn how to represent forces including weight and gravity, and create the illusion of character motion over time in Maya–industry standard animation software.

9 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Vancouver, BC | VFS Animation Campus | 151 W Cordova Street
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