Inspire the Next Generation of Filmmakers

Start a Local Sparks Film School Franchise


Sparks Film School Franchises

With over 30 film schools around the UK, Sparks is the leading film and media provider for children and young people. 

Through our film school franchise opportunities, you can benefit from more than two decades of experience as part of the UK’s largest film school network. 

Build a fun, creative business
Fantastic earning potential
Flexible Working Hours
Develop your skills
Join a supportive network
Make an impact

Inspiring Young


Since 2010

learn more


students trained in the UK


youth film schools in the UK and growing


youth film productions


Trustist customer review score

feel inspired

Sparks Film School for Ages 5-18

Why a Sparks Film School Franchise?

Sparks is a growing network of youth film schools for children and young people.

We opened our first youth film school in 2010, in South West London. Word quickly spread and by 2016 Sparks had grown to six youth film schools owned and operated by our Head Office team. 

We introduced film school franchise partners to our network. It’s our goal to offer our unique filmmaking courses and provide opportunity to children all over the UK. 

There are now 30+ Sparks film school franchises, with more set to launch this year. 

Each film school franchise offers a unique business opportunity. You’ll join the leading brand in film and media activities for children and young people. There is fantastic financial potential too.

A Sparks Film School Instructor stands in front of a Sparks Film School banner. She is wearing a Sparks Film School crew t-shirt and is holding a ipad.

As a Sparks Film School Franchise Partner you’ll…

Draw on decades of experience with youth film schools
Join the UK’s leading film school brand
Find profit potential of up to £50,000 per film school
Join a family of supportive franchise partners
Benefit from a startup package including equipment
Enjoy a large territory full of potential to expand

Training & Support

We provide full training in all aspects of running a Sparks Film School. This includes how to teach our programme of youth film classes and holiday camps, as well as all the details on how to run a Sparks Film School franchise business. 

The franchise training includes an initial programme of 10 days. Training takes place mostly online, with 2 in-person practical training days. 

There is also plenty of support along the way. We host regular networking and training events, access to ongoing, dedicated support from Sparks Head Office, group meet-ups and more.

Get in Touch

If you’d like to know more about our franchise opportunities, please request a copy of the brochure below.

Franchise territories are subject to availability and to an application process.

To discuss whether your territory is available, please get in touch with us.

Request More Information:

* indicates required

Sparks Film School | Online Booking App Home Screen

book now

Sparks Film Course Finder

Find Sparks film courses at your nearest film school

Find film courses near you
Register in minutes
Flexible payment options
Secure booking system
Easily manage bookings
Mobile Friendly

Fall in Love with Film Today

Register for a free trial class