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Accademia Cinema Toscana


Film and Acting School

Experience the art of filmmaking in Italy. Learn from industry professionals and expand your skills.

Super intensive filmmaking course

Duration: 4 weeks

Where: In Lucca, Tuscany

17 June - 14 July
15 July - 11 August

Maximum 20 students

Taught in English

Scholarship opportunity


Who are we?

Accademia Cinema Toscana was founded 10 years ago, with the clear aim of providing the next generation of aspiring filmmakers with the hands-on experience and networking opportunities they need to jump start their career.


Why choose us?

Professional development

Learn all aspects of the filmmaking process from screenwriting and directing through cinematography to editing and production

Cultural Experience

Inspire your creativity with the scenic landscapes, Italian culture, the rich cinematic history of Lucca

Hands-on learning

100% practical training where you put theory in work right away

International Hub

Learn all aspects of the filmmaking process from screenwriting and directing through cinematography to editing and production


Internationally acclaimed professionals will guide you trough the learning process, teach you their best practices

Career Coaching

Get coaching, auditions and job opportunities through our best practice in house Career Center System

The Campus

Become part of our stimulating and supportive learning community: two state of the art, advanced facilities with the latest technology equipment. An immersive experience for education through engagement. 

The Location: Lucca, Tuscany

Lucca is a real gem: a small, historical town in the heart of Tuscany with a bubbling cultural life. It's an artist hub, culinary destination, festival spot - hosting large scale events in arts and entertainment throughout the year. 

Tuition fee

Full tuition fee for the 4 weeks intensive film and acting course is €3500. Early Bird discount and Scholarship available. 



Apply for the Scholarship to receive the €1000 grant. Creativity is in the focus. 



Sightseeing, Personal Growth and Italian language workshops organised to complete your experience.

Florence Cathedral


We offer two time slots: 
17 June - 14 July or
15 July - 11 August. 
Application closes 1 month prior. 


Student projects and testimonials

Application requirements

  • Legal adult age (18 years)

  • English language proficiency

  • Love of cinema, film and filmmaking

Application process


Fill in the Application form


Make the €1000 payment to secure your spot


Submit the Application form, payment receipt and copy of your identification document to


Start engaging with your future classmates and mentors 

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