Intro to Film Producing

Intro to Film Producing

Receive a 10% Early Bird Discount on all our short courses of less than six-month’s duration, when you book six months ahead of the course start date.    

Looking to build your future in the screen industries? Met Film School is the perfect place to turn your passion into practice. Working closely with leading industry professionals, we offer you a career-focused, cutting edge, practical learning experience.

KEY FACTS

Intro to Film Producing

  • Two-day weekend course (Saturday-Sunday, 10am-5pm)
  • For students interested in the role of Producer and who would like to learn about processes and concepts involved in the production, distribution and exhibition of screen content
  • The course is taught by an industry professional Producer
  • Suitable for beginners, no previous experience is required


What you will study

  • Learn about industry structure, terminology and jargon
  • Find out about the key roles a Producer undertakes – creative, financial, legal and organisational
  • Discover the main stages of screen content production: from concept to delivery
  • Find out about contracts for hiring a writer, buying a screenplay and adapting existing material
  • Become familiar with the key finance documents such as investor agreements, financing packs, business plans and recoupment schedules
  • Learn about budgeting by looking at budget templates for real films
  • Find out about contracts, going rates of pay and hierarchy of a film crew
  • Become familiar with risk assessment and insurance needed for your project
  • Learn about sales agent agreement, distribution agreement, deliverables list and chain of title


Start Dates & Prices

  • 28 APR 2018 — 29 APR 2018
  • 21 JUL 2018 — 22 JUL 2018
  • 13 OCT 2018 — 14 OCT 2018
  • Price

    £300

    Dates

    28/04/2018 - 29/04/2018

    Minimum Age: 18 at start of course

    Entry Requirements: Our Intro to Producing course is open enrolment and there are no entry requirements.

    However in order to get the most out of the course, you should be able to both speak and write in English to a reasonable standard.  For more information on this please contact info@metfilmschool.co.uk

    Duration: Two-Day Workshop

  • Price

    £300

    Dates

    21/07/2018 - 22/07/2018

    Minimum Age: 18 at start of course

    Entry Requirements: Our Intro to Producing course is open enrolment and there are no entry requirements.

    However in order to get the most out of the course, you should be able to both speak and write in English to a reasonable standard.  For more information on this please contact info@metfilmschool.co.uk

    Duration: Two-Day Workshop

  • Price

    £350

    Dates

    13/10/2018 - 14/10/2018

    Minimum Age: 18 at start of course

    Entry Requirements: Our Intro to Producing course is open enrolment and there are no entry requirements.

    However in order to get the most out of the course, you should be able to both speak and write in English to a reasonable standard.  For more information on this please contact info@metfilmschool.co.uk

    Duration: Two-Day Workshop


WHY MET FILM SCHOOL?

  • Famous facilities at Ealing Studios. Our students in London receive access to our modern premises and facilities within the famous Ealing Studios. High-profile productions made on-site include Downton Abbey, Nowhere Boy, My Week with Marilyn, Prince of Persia, The Iron Lady, Star Wars: Episode Two, and Victor Frankenstein. Learn more
  • Award-winning tutors and guest speakers. All our tutors and guest speakers are working screen professionals with numerous industry awards and nominations, including BAFTAs, Emmys and Oscars. Learn more about our tutors and guest speakers
  • Part of the industry. Through working closely with our sister companies Met Film Production and Met Post, we better integrate our students into the world of creative media. Met Film businesses provide our students with work placements, graduate employment and master classes with industry professionals. Find out more
  • Recognised quality. Our outstanding academic credentials are recognised by leading higher education bodies such as CILECT, Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education and Creative SkillSet. Find out more.
  • Leading the industry. As the fastest growing film school in the UK, we are proud of our innovative approach with a strong focus on new media and platforms, which is delivered throughout all our courses


Frequently Asked Questions

We have collated much of the useful information we are often asked about on our Frequently Asked Questions page.