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Your creative career

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Hit the ground running. Learn in-demand skills from industry pros and jumpstart a rewarding career doing what you love.



We’re turning 20, so we’re going big. Don’t miss the inaugural TFS Showcase event at Toronto’s historical Steam Whistle’s Locomotive Hall. May 27, 12pm-3pm EST.

Program Showcase

Choose Your Program & Build a Killer Portfolio

From rookie to pro in 12–18 months.

Graduate job ready, with a professional portfolio and a solid industry network.

Our Diploma Programs

Learn from real filmmakers. Shoot your films in our studios with Hollywood-standard equipment.

Turn your creative ideas into screenplays ready for production.

Master powerful acting techniques. Qualify for your first ACTRA credit.

Become a pro at visual communication.

Build worlds and bring characters to life.

Ace the game creation process from concept to production.

Pathways Programs

The BCA Program is offered out of Yorkville University. Level up your business and leadership skills. Qualify for a PGWP.

Advance your English quickly. Learn what it’s like to be part of our creative community.

Online Programs

Learn on your terms with online diploma programs in:

Video Production

Writing for Film & TV (Associate)

Graphic Design & Interactive Media

24 months through asynchronous
course delivery.

On-campus programs are offered through Toronto Film School, Ontario. Online programs are offered through Toronto Film School at Yorkville University, New Brunswick.

Proofs and Stats

Why a Career in Film and TV?

Creative careers in Canada are the next big thing. Get in on it.

Sources: IBISWorld, City of Toronto, ESAC and Government of Canada

The TFS Difference

We Put the “IN” in Industry

Join us on the other side. Learn the inner workings of the trade from masters of the craft. Work on real-world projects. Build your own network of pros. And graduate confident, ready to score that dream job.

Latest news and events

The Toronto Film School Blog

Explore the latest industry news, our student success stories, special events, and more.

Breathe Emerges as Biggest Winner at 2023 TFS Film Fest

A film about a woman trying not to suffocate in the wake of a traumatic event left audiences – and judges – breathless at Toronto Film School’s 2023 Film Festival. Breathe swept many of the top awards at the May 12 event – bringing home four of the six trophies it was nominated for, including Best …Read more

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