Top 5 film schools in Nigeria

Top 5 film schools in Nigeria

As a rule, cool actors have good education. You can get it at top 5 film schools in Nigeria. These are the places where students acquire the best acting skills. Read this post to the end to choose the film school that matches your needs.

PEFTI film institute

PEFTI Film Institute

Wale Adenuga founded the school. It is located in Ajao Estate, Isolo, Lagos. PEFTI Film Institute offers the following programs:

  • Acting
  • Music Studio Production
  • Script-Writing
  • Presentation
  • Choreography
  • Photography

You can find more detailed information and write questions in direct on Facebook

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Royal Arts Academy

Royal Arts Academy

The school was established in 2010 in Lagos by Emem Isog. The educational establishment offers courses in various aspects of the film industry emphasising on:

  • Scriptwriting
  • Acting
  • Directing
  • Editing
  • Dance
  • Children’s theatre

For more information, text the administrator here or leave a message on Facebook page

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HD Film Academy

HD Film Academy

High Definition film academy is situated in Abuja. They offer practical filmmaking and production training which vary in duration: long-term, short-term and weekend courses. Their motto is: “We make you, and you make the film!”

Feel free to contact HD Film Academy: 08161704676, 08171152769

Lufodo Acadrmy of Performing Arts

Lufodo Academy of Performing Arts (LAPA)

LAPA was established by Joke Silva and Olu Jacobs. The Academy of performing arts provides students with the following certificate programmes:

  • Acting
  • Directing
  • Scriptwriting
  • Critique
  • Cinematography
  • Set Design
  • Make-up
  • Costume Design
  • Dance for Stage
  • Radio Presentation

LAPA is an outstanding cinematography school in Nigeria. It is known for a wide range of available courses on any aspect of the filmmaking industry.

Feel free to contact the school: 08055112613, 08163106333

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Yul Edochie Academy

Yul Edochie Academy

The famous Nigerian actor and director has founded one of the best film schools in Nigeria. Yul Edochie was raised among the best actors and has become the one. Now, he has created a perfect training place for aspiring actors and actresses. Their motto is: “To train the next generation of actors”.

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You can call: +234 903 830 0784 or send a direct message on Facebook

It may be hard to make a decision. That is why you should inquire about each school as much as you can. Only then, you will never regret your decision.

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