Your EXCLUSIVE behind-the-scenes tour of VFS.


Vancouver Film School invites you to take the first step in your creative career by exploring the world’s leading creative media arts school – in-person and online! From our full-time production programs to our part-time online offerings and post-graduate degree options, you will get the full scope of the VFS student experience. You’ll also be able to chat with faculty, staff, & alumni, and watch our 2022 Showreel.

For our upcoming Open House, we invite you to join us in-person for live Discovery Info Sessions, tours, and individual program booths with demos & program previews. Our alumni and faculty will be on-site to answer any questions. If you are unable to attend in-person, the event will also be held online and will feature pre-recorded videos & booths.

PLUS, all attendees will receive an exclusive discount code for VFS CONNECT – our part-time, online workshops & certificate courses.


Event Details:

Date: Saturday, October 1, 2022
Time: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. PST
Location: Online & in-person (151 W Cordova St, Vancouver, BC V6B 1E1)


Downtown Vancouver


How it Works:

  • Save your spot for the VFS Discovery Open House by filling out the registration form below.
  • For those attending online, we will send you detailed instructions on how to log into the Open House hosting platform prior to the event.






Discover Our Programs:

VFS features 16 creative arts programs taught by creative professionals working in the industry. Find out why Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, MovieMaker, Animation Career Review, and more have ranked VFS one of the top creative arts schools in the world.

  • Discover VFS’s 12-month accelerated programs.
  • Attend Discovery Info Sessions, participate in campus tours, have your creative portfolio reviewed (register here), and visit individual program booths for demos & program previews.
  • Learn about VFS CONNECT – our online short-track workshops and certificate courses.
  • Hear from faculty, staff, & alumni and speak with advisors.
  • Sample projects created by our students.
  • Get a feel for the VFS student experience.


VFS offers part-time, online workshops, certificate courses, & seasonal programming designed to top up your skills, build your professional portfolio, & prepare you for our full-time programs. Whether you’re a high school student planning a career in the entertainment industry or a professional looking to try something new or change careers, VFS CONNECT has endless opportunities.

  • Learn about our workshops (4 days), certificate courses (7-8 weeks), Creative Break, & Summer Intensives in film production, animation, game design, and more.
  • Find out how VFS CONNECT can help top up your current creative skillset and prepare you for our full-time programs.
  • Gauge your interest before deciding to embark on a full-time program at VFS.

Discover VFS Pathways:

Did you know you can obtain a bachelor or master’s degree through VFS? We’ve partnered with renowned post-secondary institutions around the world to give you the option to go further, faster.

  • Find out how a VFS Pathway can fast-track your degree.
  • Learn about the different schools & degree options available to you.
  • For international students, find out how you may be eligible for a post-graduate work permit through VFS Pathways.
  • Learn the ins and outs of studying abroad.

Discover the Admissions Process:

Our Open House is not only a chance for you to learn about our programs, but also the perfect opportunity to immediately speak with our Admissions Advisors, who can answer all of your questions.

  • What are the requirements to get into each program?
  • What are the expected costs?
  • How does COVID-19 impact my VFS journey?
  • Housing? Immigration? What happens after you graduate? If you have a question, we can answer it right away.

Header image artwork by Renette Bariso , VFS 3D Animation & Visual Effects graduate, 2021