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Enter "La Fémis", the famous French cinema school

The international competitive exam of "La Fémis" is open to candidates from countries outside the European Economic Area, aged under 27 years old on January 1st 2012. Foreign (non-European) candidates holding the equivalent of the baccalauréat must have validated at least two years higher education and present a certified translation of their diplomas. The international competition is also open to candidates under 30 years old on January 1st, 2012, holding the equivalent of the baccalauréat and who have proof of at least four years’ professional activity. Candidates holding dual nationality (French/other) must take the open competition (“concours général”). Spoken and written French are essential as both the examinations and teaching at the school are in French. Discover the full conditions here: Fémis EN.

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