Located only 20 minutes away from Amsterdam Central Station


Amsterdam Film School is located in the modern office centre at the Paasheuvelweg 5. As a student, you can use multiple studios equipped with the most modern audiovisual equipment.

Do you want to get started with professional camera equipment and state-of-the-art computer systems to edit your own film? All our facilities are at the service of the student and are available seven days a week during our opening hours.

Camera and sound equipment can also be used at home after class. During the classes you get the opportunity to rent our equipment for free via our online rental system.

Blackmagic Cinema Camera


The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera is a compact Super 16 format camera with a dynamic range of 13 stops and the possibility to record in high quality RAW and Prores format.

For our Training Directing Fiction this is the camera we are working on. We have an extensive range of lenses and many accessories to make your film as optimal as possible.

Canon XF100


The Canon XF100 Pro HD is a professional video camera with a Full HD codec with MPEG-2 (4: 2: 2). He captures images in a maximum quality of 1920 x 1080 Full HD at 50 Mbps. The HD wide-angle lens of the XF100 is very light-sensitive with an aperture of f / 1.8-f / 2.8. In addition, the Canon has an infrared recording mode that allows this camcorder to perform very well with minimum light

For our Documentary Directors Courses we often use the very user-friendly Canon XF100 for interviews and fieldwork. Our aspiring documentary makers can fully focus on the content and make their short documentary film as comfortable as possible.

Multimedia Studio's


Fully equipped with high-end computer equipment and all necessary software to make a success of your project. We use Adobe Creative Cloud to post-process the recorded material.