Meaning of film school in English:

film school

Pronunciation /ˈfɪlm skuːl/


  • An institution that specializes in courses in film studies or filmmaking.


  • Of or relating to a film school or film schools; specifically (derogatory) characteristic of the work of a student who has just graduated from such an institution, in being derivative, employing basic or clichéd techniques, etc.


1920s (in an earlier sense). From film + school.