The Asia Pacific Film Institute is a film school in the Philippines.
It is the first independently run and self-supporting film school in the country. It offers full educational services and training facilities in classic and modern film making with neither funding nor alliance from any college, university, agency or film association.
The institute is accredited as a technical and vocational postsecondary institution by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) of the Philippines.
The film school offers comprehensive filmmaking programs and short training courses in allied fields.
1 Year Diploma Program Motion Picture Production
First Term: 1) Directing 101 2) Scriptwriting 101 3) Cinematography 101 4) Production Design 5) Production Management 6) Editing 101
Second Term: 1) Directing 201 2) Scriptwriting 201 3) Cinematography 201 4) EDITING 201
Third Term: 1) Thesis - Individual a 15–20 minutes short film - 35mm or HD Camera 2) Visual Effects 3) Sound
WORKSHOPS are under UFO WORKSHOPS for people who don't have time for a One year comprehensive Film making Program.
Celso Ad Castillo Resident Director Directing/Scriptwriting
Reginald Vinluan Visual Effects
Manny Morfe Professor Production Design
Boy Vinarao Professor Directing/Editing(Linear)
Robert Quebral Professor Cinematography 35mm
Nap Jamir Professor Cinematography
Jade Castro Professor Scriptwriting/Directing
Raymond Lee ScriptWriting
Emman Dela Cruz Directing
Edber Mamisao Directing
JD Domingo Editing
Mads Adrias Production Management
The institute draws its faculty from experienced professionals in the film industry.
No. 239 G/F & 2/F Corporate House Building 239 Santolan Rd. Cor Benitez St., Bonny Serrano Avenue, Quezon City