Arts Festivals


YFA offers four unique and inspirational filmmaking workshops for arts festivals:


Make a Film in a Day

Adrenaline-fuelled, live action filmmaking. The stars of tomorrow work in teams to create their story, get into costume, shoot and edit their film in time for a World Premiere!
Age: 10-16
Duration: 10am-5pm
Cost: POA


Green Screen Trailers

Act out the movie trailer of your dreams in front of a professional green screen! Young stars of the future have the chance to re-live their movie trailer experience at home, again and again…
Age: 5-13, plus parents/families
Duration: 10am-5pm, in 20/30 min slots
Cost: P.O.A


Screenwriting Masterclass

A beginnerʼs guide to creating stories for the screen. The winning team take home a prize – and, more importantly, the tools required to take their writing to the next level.
Age: 14 upwards
Duration: 2.5 hours
Cost: £375, plus travel and accommodation. *This is a subsidised rate for festivals only.


Schools Outreach

A great option for festivals looking to reach large numbers in local schools, YFAʼs flagship filmmaking programme takes place on school campus and gives up to 100 pupils a full day of practical filmmaking, culminating in a film festival and awards ceremony.
Age: 10-18
Duration: 9 – 4pm approx
Cost: £1500 + VAT for up to 100 students. For each additional student (up to 150) an extra £15 + VAT is payable. Travel and accommodation not included (unless less than 75 miles from London W1).