BA Film Directing and Video Games

Warsaw Film School

Program Description

BA Film Directing and Video Games

Warsaw Film School

ENROLLMENT for Academic Year 2018-2019

The first application period: from March 15, 2018, to June 30, 2018

Innovative education programme

Warsaw Film School has launched a unique, undergraduate BA Film and Multimedia course, which turned out to be very popular among foreign students. The innovative programme for our new specialization in Film Directing and Video Games is based on knowledge and experience of world-class multimedia specialists, as well as active filmmakers, creators, and producers of video games.

Students will be given the opportunity to use a top-notch equipment available in the market.

All classes will be held in English in the adjusted workshop rooms, studios, arranged film sets at Warsaw Film School.

All programmes offered by WFS are regularly reviewed and updated, therefore responsive to changes in the dynamic production environment. We are continually looking to raise the level of our position in the international filmmaking stage thanks to our rapid development and creativity.

Practical filmmaking

The original film studies programme will consist of valuable lectures, series of masterclasses, workshops and individual creative work under the guidance of experienced professors and professionals.

The course is aimed at those wishing to acquire and develop the practical skills to make a complete and successful storyline, starting from creating and developing your protagonist and ending with preparing shooting boards and building movie scene. You will be offered the fantastic opportunity to become equipped with comprehensive and integrated knowledge of this exciting subject, i.e. film directing, scriptwriting, camera workshop, editing, lighting & music in film, the language of film and many more.

Our BA course provides an opportunity to learn how to create full-featured, professional short forms, documentaries, and long-form productions.

Working in small groups will enable the learners to exchange experience and explore the crafts of the director, actor, cameraman, lighting producer and sound technician, which help build team spirit, cooperative skills and prepare students for all aspects of work in a creative environment.

Our students will be able to receive comprehensive knowledge and technical skills to succeed in film and television industries.

Arthouse cinema theater on Campus

Our students are also given the unique opportunity to feel the amazing atmosphere of a full-scale cinema because Warsaw Film School owns a professional Cinema Elektronik which is a perfect place for screening their exam projects.


Warsaw Film School students and graduates receive awards at international film festivals, including Oscar nominations.

Our graduate Dorota Kobiela was nominated for The Oscars 2018 for “Loving Vincent”. This was the second Oscar nomination that our School graduates can be proud of. The first one was given in 2015 to Tomasz Śliwiński for his Documentary Short Subject "Our Curse".


In accordance with the ECTS regulations student earns 60 credits for successful completion of a full-time academic year and 30 credits for a past semester. Students are obliged to be awarded 180 credits in the First Cycle of studies.


  • Application fee: 50 EUR
  • Enrollment fee: 1000 EUR (non-refundable)
  • Tuition fee: 5000 EUR per academic year


Our second and third-year students will have an opportunity to apply for the Chancellor’s Scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded for academic achievements, involvement in school activities, creativity, and leadership.

Scholarships are renewed each academic year.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated June 8, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Oct. 2019
3 years
Full time
5,000 EUR
tuition fee, per academic year
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The first application period: from March 15, 2018 to June 30, 2018
Poland - Warsaw, Masovian Voivodeship
Start date : Oct. 2019
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The first application period: from March 15, 2018 to June 30, 2018
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Oct. 2019
Poland - Warsaw, Masovian Voivodeship
Application deadline Request Info
The first application period: from March 15, 2018 to June 30, 2018
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