Why Study at NYFA Florence, Italy
Florence, Italy, famous for its rich history in fine arts, is a place for inspiration, innovation, and immersion. When studying in Florence, NYFA students deepen their understanding and connection to the Italian culture through the creative process of filmmaking and acting for film. As students write, direct, shoot, edit, and act in their own films and build their portfolio, the traditions, and customs of Italy will shape and refine their work.
NYFA also offers youth programs and summer camps in Florence.
At NYFA Florence, we offer a semester long programs, in-person workshops, and youth summer camps. The disciplines available at this campus include Filmmaking and Acting for Film Seasonal workshops are also offered in Photography and 3D Animation & VFX.
The international faculty at NYFA Florence includes experienced filmmakers, photographers, and actors with a wealth of knowledge, all of which whom actively work in their respective fields. Through hands-on direction and guidance, our faculty prepare students for the realities and expectations of the most competitive creative industries.
As NYFA is a welcoming space with students and faculty from all over the world, the Florence campus is committed to strong, diverse leadership, inclusive decision-making, and global citizenship that respectfully welcomes and encourages different points of views.
NYFA Florence is located in a unique historic building that was rebuilt several times over the centuries on the ruins of the Roman amphitheater. Studying in a building with a foundation that dates back to 130 AD, students work in a modern, updated space with industry-standard, on-campus resources including designated areas for filming and photography, as well as purpose-built classrooms.