WE ARE DIFFERENT

Apply to Prague Film Institute and immerse yourself in the real world of filmmaking. All our courses take a hands-on approach to learning. During your studies, you will have access to a real 7000m2 film studio, top-class professional equipment and top-notch teachers who really work in the film industry.

School Facilitites

For your school projects, you will be able to use our own large green-screen studio for special effects. The studio is 8x6m in size, completely insulated and has perfect acoustics. The green-screen studio includes premises for actors, make-up and hair dress facilities, catering room with a kitchenette, toilets with a shower and a riding system for stuntmen.

Our school cooperates with stunt professionals from the renowned Czech Stunt Fighters Association.

The school campus is located directly at the working Three Brothers Film Studios. It is a complex of 16th century historic buildings. The campus facilities include student accomodation premises, 26 shooting studios, a green-screen studio, one of the largerst historical prop houses in Europe, crew dining and catering facilities, a wardrobe with laundry equipment and make-up and dressing rooms.
For your film project you will get unlimited access to a professional, fully functional 7000m² film studio
Access to professional digital cinema cameras such as RED - EPIC, DRAGON, WEAPON, 4K Cameras Sony F55, FS7, Canon C300 and a fleet of top-tech drones.
During your studies you will be allowed full access to one of the largest historical props and weapon houses in Europe, located on the school’s premises.

For those students looking for a wider assortment of props, we cooperate with the nearby Barrandov Studios, where more than 260,000 costumes, hairpieces and accessories are available.
For students shooting in outdoor locations there are minibuses, cars, special trailers and equipment.

  • Trailers - costumes, make-up, catering, props, SFX and service cars fully equipped for repairs of weapons, armour, props, and for scene-dressing
  • Cars and an off-road vehicle
  • Vans and minibuses
  • Tents
  • Basic equipment
  • Power generator - 80 kW/h
  • Smoke generator
Putting sound theory into practice. You will apply the concepts and techniques you’ve learned in our partners’ pro lab Soundwave, at the nearby Barrandov Studios.
You will have access to up-to-date pro software from Avid, Adobe, Apple, Autodesk and Microsoft.
PFI resources include versatile editing and post-production suites. You will work with Avid Media Composer, Final Cut Pro and Premiere.
Lessons take place in onsite classrooms and practical lessons also at our external partner’s profesional premises. Aside from scheduled teaching sessions, you will have access to the on-site studios to continue working on your projects on your own whenever the school is open.

Join professional shoots

Being a student at Prague Film Institute places you in and among professional shoots, thanks to our cooperation with a plethora of major production houses. This opportunity depends on the time and structure of your course.