The Admissions Office at Toronto Film School is dedicated to providing support in navigating the admissions process. In keeping with Toronto Film School’s core value of providing individual attention to students, prospective students going through this process can expect to receive personalized assistance.
To become a student at Toronto Film School:
If you need more information about applying to a program you can call us at 1-866-838-6542, message us on Facebook, or visit us in person. Or just simply fill out a request information form and an Admissions Advisor will contact you within 3 business days.
SELECT YOUR PROGRAM OF CHOICE
So you want to be a filmmaker? We want to hear your thoughts about film and storytelling. Please submit two short assignments:
Work Placement Requirements:
In Term 3 of the Film Production diploma, you can apply for the 6 or 12-month work placement. After completion of the diploma, the Film Production Work Placement helps you experience the creative workforce through placement opportunities in Canada’s “Hollywood North.”
You’re up for your first audition! Our live auditions are held at the Dundas Campus:
10 Dundas St. E Floor 7
Toronto, ON M5B 2G9
415 Yonge St. Floor 8
Toronto, ON M5B 2E7
If you can’t make it to your live audition, we will accept applications in the following format:
Video Submission Criteria
Anyone submitting a video must come from outside the Greater Toronto Area (this more or less means beyond 150-200 km).
Please schedule your audition with your Admissions Advisor. Please arrive 15 minutes early for your audition.
We want to read your work! Submit a portfolio of at least two creative writing pieces, including any of the following:
Although it isn’t required, we encourage you to submit more than two portfolio samples or to supplement your portfolio with any other relevant writing samples. Please note, submitted material will not be returned.
We want to hear about your thoughts on the fashion industry! Submit a short essay (300–500 words), explaining who is your favourite designer and why. We’ll be looking for your insights about the designer and your overall understanding about the fashion industry, including various elements of the designer’s work, as well as any magazine and/or online references that add substance to your perspective. Please note, essays will not be returned.
We want to hear about your thoughts on the fashion industry! Submit a short essay (300–500 words), explaining who is your favourite celebrity stylist or magazine editor and why. We’ll be looking for your overall understanding about the fashion industry and your insights about the stylist or editor, including aspects of the fashion or entertainment industry that interest you and your career goals. Don’t forget to include any magazine and/or online references that add substance to your perspective. Please note, essays will not be returned.
We want to hear your thoughts on the graphic design industry! Please submit a short essay (300–500 words) explaining why you are interested in a career in the graphic design industry, including aspects of the graphic design industry that interest you and your career goals. We’ll be looking for your passion about graphic design, as well as any of your related hobbies, part-time jobs, and/or coursework. Please note, essays will not be returned.