Learn the technical and creative skills you need to go on to write, create, direct, produce and distribute your own films.
Adobe Premiere Editing
This practical course is designed for those looking to edit their own material using Adobe Premiere Pro software (beginners or improvers).
Dates: Sat/Sun 23rd -24th Jan, 10:00-4:30pm from £93/£139.50/£155
Festival Screening Course
Learn how to successfully enter your films into film festivals and make the perfect pitch!
Dates: Sat 30th Jan, 10am-3.30pm from £45/£67.50/£75
A one day short course for those wanting to record the best “cinematic film look” using DSLR cameras. Dates: Sun 31st Jan, 10.00 am -5.00 pm, from £65/£99/£110
Shooting Video – Our main beginners production course
This introduction to video-making covers the whole process of video production from the initial idea through to a final product. 8 Week evening course starts Tuesday 2nd Feb – 20th March 7:00-10:00pm, from £150/ £225/£250
Directing Drama for Film & TV
To give you the confidence and skills to make your own dramas to a much higher standard. Dates: Sat/Sun 6th – 7th Feb, 10 am-6 pm, from £97/£146/£162
Introduction to Screenwriting
Aimed at writers who want to learn the art of screenwriting or filmmakers who want to develop their writing skills. Dates: Sat/Sun 13th – 14th Feb 10am – 4pm, from £72 /£108/£120
New Screenwriters Workshop
A bespoke discussion-based follow-up to the Introduction to Screenwriting Course in which individual attention is given to developing each participant’s project. Sunday evenings 6:15 – 8:15pm from 21st Feb – 24th April for 8 weeks, from £168/£252/£280
This gives you the tools, techniques and knowledge required to research, develop, schedule and plan a short documentary. Monday evenings 7.00pm-9.30pm for 5 weeks 22nd February – 21st March 2016, from £90/£135/£150
Adobe After Effects
For both low-budget filmmakers who want to learn affordable tools, for transforming their own footage and those looking to explore animation, motion graphics, grading or special effects.
Dates: 27th – 28th Feb, 10am – 5pm, from £93/£139.50 /£155
Film Producing on a Microbudget Film
The course strips away the mystique of filmmaking and explains in a very practical nuts and bolts kind of way, how to make and then market your micro film. Dates: 27th – 28th Feb, 10am – 4.30pm, from £75/£112.50/£125
Introduction to Photoshop
The course primarily focusses on photo editing. It will allow you to go ahead and explore the vast creative possibilities this software offers. Dates: Sat/Sun 5th-6th March 10am – 4:00pm, from £65/ £99/£110
HD Camera Workshop
This course is aimed at those who have some experience of semi-pro/pro camcorders, but want create better images. Dates: Sat 5th March 10:00-5:00pm, from £60/£90/£100
This workshop introduces you to lighting techniques using different professional lights, giving you a better understanding and the confidence to deal with diverse lighting situations. Dates: Sun 6th March, 10.00 am- 5pm, £60/£90/£100
Final Cut Pro X
Learn how to ingest footage and edit, add transitions, titles and effects. Learn how to Synchronise Multi cam footage and edit sound; learn about and outputting your finished project to various media. Dates: Sat/Sun 12th – 13th March, 10am-4.30pm, from £96/£144/£160
Introduction to Digital Video
This is a hands-on introduction to using digital video cameras and editing for complete beginners.
Dates: Sat/Sun 12th – 13th March, 10:00-4:30pm, from £75/£112.50/£125
Creative VJ – Make music for your eyes!
This course gives you an overview of the art of VJing, from its technical tools to managing VJ specific projects and budgets. Dates: Thurs/Fri 17th-18th March, 11 am – 6 pm, from £90/£155/£150
Stop Motion Animation
Stop motion is an animation technique to make a physically manipulated object appear to move on its own. . Dates: Sat/Sun 9th & 10th April, 10 am – 4 pm, from £75/£112.50/£125
Video Activists Course
This is a 2-day workshop supported by Lush, for grassroots protesters and NGO workers, to learn skills in using video to support your campaigns. Dates: Thurs/Fri 21st – 22nd April 10 am – 5 pm, from £40/£67.50 /£75
Location Sound Workshop
The course is aimed at all those who need to improve their sound mixing and recording techniques.
Dates: Sat/Sun 21st -22nd May, 10:00-5:00pm, from £99/£148.50/£165