Yangon Film School Open Call for Applicants


Deadline: 3oth November 2017, 5pm

Location: Yangon

Duration: 3 years

Funding: Full

*applicants who are full-time employees of international organizations and commercial companies may be asked to contribute towards the cost of their board and tuition


The award-winning Yangon Film School is Myanmar’s premier film school. At YFS, students acquire solid skills in intensive, immersive trainings that help them find their own artistic identity. In its twelve years of activity YFS has developed a unique reputation for its learning atmosphere which has been described as a ‘rare culture of community’. Applications are now open for the Yangon Film School’s biennial intake of new students for its intensive, residential seven-week flagship beginner’s course ‘The Art of Documentary Filmmaking’ tentatively scheduled for 19 February to 7 April, 2018 as well as subsequent courses in Editing, Film History, Film Analysis and Postproduction held throughout 2018.

There are a total of twelve places available for six men and six women.


  • Myanmar nationals between the ages of 20 to 40

Application Process:

  • Download the application form here.
  • Send it to [email protected] with Subject: Applications ‘Beginners’ Course 2017

For more information, please visit the official website or Facebook page.

Inquires: Win Naing at [email protected]  / tel:09421157629

No.5 Mya Yadanar Road, Pyi Thaya Avenue, Yankin Township, Yangon
Phone: +95 11 22 14 93
Mobile Phone: +95 942 1157 629