The Academy of Film is located in the newly built Communication and Visual Arts Building on the Baptist University Road Campus, which is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities. For example, HKBU is among the first in the world to feature a Certificated Dolby Atmos sound mixing facility and was the first publicly funded university in Hong Kong to offer its students a HD television and film studio (the Jockey Club Television and Film Studio). These facilities give students hands-on experience of film production and familiarise them with the latest technological developments in the television and film industries.
Theater and studio
Dolby Atmos Sound Studio 1 Multi-media HD Screening theatre 3 Film and Television Studio 2 Photography Darkroom 1 Digital Photography laboratory 1 Digital Sound-recording and Mixing Studio
(with one 7.1 and three 5.1 surround system)
5 Sound Booth 4 Digital Animation Laboratory
(with Maya workstations and animation software)
1 Digital Colour Grading Laboratory 1 Acting Room 2
4K Cinema Camera 70 HD Video Camera 80 16mm Film Camera 12 Steadicam Stabilizing System 9
Film and Video Editing
HD Video Editing Laboratory 6 Digital Video Editing Workstation
(with Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro and HD Avid System)
134 Digital Animation Workstation 30 Steenbeck for 16mm Film Editing 5 Steenbeck for 35mm Film Editing 1
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