Four-Week Directing offers a comprehensive range of filmmaking skills, allowing students to explore the processes of visual storytelling whilst working with actors, interpreting scripts, devising narrative storylines and developing a deeper understanding of the technical aspects of film production. Students will cover cinematography, sound design and editing and will focus on improving their directing skills, equipping themselves with an independent approach to filmmaking.
Through a series of filmmaking, technical and directing exercises students will become confident practitioners in all areas of production and develop an insight into professional working practices. Industry professionals will acts as mentors throughout and students will also be given specific support and guidance on how to establish themselves in this vibrant and competitive industry.
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Chika Anadu, Four-Week Directing Graduate
“B For Boy (written and directed by Chika) was premiered at the BFI London Film Festival and won Best Film in an African Language at the Africa Movie Academy Awards.”
Know how to interpret a script and create a storyboard
Understand how to use the camera to tell a story
Shoot for the edit and edit a dramatic scene
Manage a crew and direct using correct on-set protocol
Record sound and to use it creatively to tell a story
Develop an understanding of the grammar of film and visual story-telling
Have created a short scene for a film
Start Dates & Prices
- 6 July 2015
- 3 August 2015
- 2 November 2015