Film university

This article or section is still incomplete and exhibits the following gaps :

The article does not deal with the special situation at film universities: How is is taught the study structured, as and researches, where the study at special film universities differs from the study at universities or regular academies of art, arbeitsteilig trained or interdisciplinary etc.
Help Wikipedia, by extending it and working on him now!

A film university is a training centre to all film-relevant topics to be taught.

Table of contents

entrance conditions

the film universities are usually in Germany academies of art. Who fulfills the conditions, can study here. In the FRG to it the general or specializedbound university-level graduation belongs. Since the receptivenesses are however limited, the film-specific artistic capability in a qualification test for the permission must be usually proven.

The study duration depends 8-10 terms on the subject, is usually however long. At the end the student acquires a diploma.

film universities

respectable one national film universities are regularly in the international film university federation CILECT organized.


CILECT Mitgliedshochschulen in Germany:

other film universities and film schools without university status in Germany:


  • Viennese film academy (university for music and representing art)
  • film school Vienna


  • Ecole CAN-tonal d'art de Lausanne
  • Ecole Suprieure d'Art Visuel (Geneva)
  • university for organization and art (Zurich, study range film/video)
  • internationally Academy OF Broadcasting
  • F+F school for art and medium Design (Zurich)
  • KAF - class auto+didactically Film gutters (Zurich)


Great Britain



  • VGIK


  • FTII film and Television of institutes OF India (Pune)



  • 1919 establishment of the film university in Moscow
  • 1943 establishment Institut striking width unit of of the études cinématographiques in of Paris
  • 1948 establishment of the film university Łódź
  • 1956 Fernando Birri creates the documentary film school of Santa Fè (Argentina)
  • 1966 establishment of the first film university in the Federal Republic of Germany, the German film and television academy Berlin

Web on the left of


  > German to English > (Machine translated into English)