The Academia Internacional de Cinema is a film school located in Brazil, with branches in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. The school is recognized for its excellence demonstrated in more than 2000 films produced by students in the school’s ten years of activities. Unique and innovative programs combine solid theory with intense hands on training, teaching students the necessary skills to work as creative professionals in the various areas of filmmaking. The faculty is composed by experienced professors and well-known filmmakers, who work in the Latin American and international markets. In addition to a list of programs that include more than 30 non-credit courses and workshops that cover all the process of film production, from idea to distribution, the AIC developed an accredited two-year program in Film—Filmworks. Every year, the school hosts a number of screenings and lectures open to the public as well as special classes with well-known filmmakers from around the world, continuing a series of discussions about contemporary film and filmmaking.
The AIC accepts international students. All courses are taught in Portuguese, with the exception of courses taught by international guest professors, which are in the original languages with a translator in class for Portuguese. For more information about courses and how to apply, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.