Study Learn Film Production, Film Making, Documentaries, music videos, camera operation

Providing a comprehensive coverage of key screen disciplines, this course aims to harness your creativity and provide you with the technical skills to produce your own short fiction film.

Covering ideas generation, pre-production, shooting and post-production this course is designed for students looking to kick-start their career in the business of screen. Using our industry-standard equipment, you will write, direct and edit your own short film. You’ll learn the technical, creative and business knowledge of filmmaking as you explore various production roles including, screenwriter, director, camera operator, sound recorder, producer and editor.

At the end of the course, you will graduate with IMDb credit, a press kit and a DVD of your film.










Topics covered

  • Ideas generation
  • Scriptwriting
  • Introduction to equipment
  • Pre-production planning
  • Film shooting
  • Editing
  • Audio mastering and titling
  • Marketing and distribution


What you’ll learn

By the end of the course you should be able to:

  • Write a script and structure a storyboard
  • Plan a safe and successful production
  • Produce and edit a short film
  • Market and distribute a production


Who should attend

This course is aimed at people who have some experience in filmmaking and are looking to upskill through project based learning. It is highly recommended for students who want to apply for further study in filmmaking.





Follow up courses

BA (Hons) in Digital Film Production

You should bring a notebook, pen and sketchbook to classes. You may also want to bring with you a camera and laptop or tablet, however these are not essential.

  Date from Date to Day(s) of the week Time Duration  
  8 May 2017 30 June 2017 Mon - Fri 10:00-17:00 8 Weeks  
  2 October 2017 24 November 2017 Mon - Fri 10:00-17:00 8 Weeks