Stockholm Film School, founded in 1984, offers programs and courses in practical filmmaking and acting for film.

Our model “The Stockholm Method” combines world class educational content and targeted master-apprentice training ensuring that each student gets the most out of their time at the school.

Diversity and inclusion is in our DNA, we believe that everyone has a story to tell and we are proud to say that we are the only gender equal film school in the world.

The school has been named Top International Film School 2021, 2022 & 2023 by The Hollywood Reporter and The Wrap Magazine.

Stockholm is the capital of Sweden and is ranked as one of the best cities in the world to live in, with great outdoor experiences, a vibrant night life, gorgeous architecture, great water views, lively neighborhoods, world-class restaurants and a friendly atmosphere.


Aaton 16 mm, Arri 16 mm, Arri Alexa, Blackmagic Ursa Mini Pro, Blackmagic Pocket, DSLR´s. Zeiss ZF and 16 mm lenses, Nikon, Canon, Samyang, CP2 and XEEN lenses as well as several prime lenses, Anginieux and Sigma Zooms. Sachtler and Manfrotto tripods. Dollies, camera sliders, handheld rigs. 

Lighting includes Aperture, ARRI, Compact Beam Lights, Dynacore, Ianiro, Mizar, Kinoceleb, Lightpanels, flags, scrims, color correction and effect gels, and other equipment. 

For sound production, students work with Sennheiser and AKG microphones. H4, F4, TASCAM and Sound Devices as  recorders. The school has 12 dedicated editing stations with Premiere Pro and Resolve and a professional grading station with ASUS-Pro Art monitors.


With 80 students spread across our Practical Film program, International Program, Second Year Programs and the Acting Program our facilities are both flexible and well functioning.

We have three studios, several editing suites, a cinema, a student lounge and several meeting rooms.

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