Appel La Femis

The applications for the Université d’été programme 2022 at La Fémis are now open!

La Fémis is a prestigious public school under the French Ministry of Culture and one of the best film schools in the world.

The two-month training course accepts 12 to 15 young directors or film students from across the world and equips them with technical knowledge and training to perfect their documentary filmmaking skills.

The summer school programme has welcomed more than 30 Indian students every summer soon after its inception, including well-known filmmakers like Partho Sen Gupta and Umesh Kulkarni. Four Indian students who participated in the summer training, eventually took and cracked the entrance exam and completed their diplomas from the French film school.

Application Form
  • The programme is an 8-week intensive course on documentary filmmaking

  • Dates: 13th July to 9th September 2022

  • Fluency in written and spoken French is mandatory

  • Candidates must be under 30 years of age on 1 January 2022

  • Selected candidates will receive a scholarship covering all expenses (tuition, travel, stay)

  • Applications to be sent to [email protected] with “Candidature UE 2022 La Fémis” as the subject

  • Deadline to send in applications: 14th April 2022

French Training & Academic Exchanges in Cinema