Six-Month Acting for Film

Six-Month Acting for Film

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.



  • Six-month full-time course (Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm)
  • For students who are considering a career change and looking to build robust acting skills
  • Provides comprehensive introduction to the acting techniques in the fast evolving media industry
  • Covers a broad range of areas of working as an actor
  • Each module is based on industry practice
  • You will be expected to spend time off campus going to auditions, meeting casting agents and networking


This six-month full-time course covers the core skills and industry insights that you’ll need to launch a career in acting, from voice and movement techniques to getting ready for castings and auditions. It is ideal for those who are looking to retrain as an actor and build an enhanced understanding of on-set practices and the technical requirements.

  • Improve your vocal and physical expression and build an understanding of on-screen acting skills and technical aspects of the profession
  • Receive introduction to motion capture, an innovative fast-growing area of filmmaking, which focuses on movement in the virtual world
  • Study the fundamentals of combat movement, essential for action films
  • Learn about various job opportunities for an actor in today’ s market, including acting and voice acting for film, radio and commercials
  • Meet agents, casting directors and professional actors to receive advice about audition techniques and casting opportunities in the industry
  • Get familiar with filmmaking process, understand how to work with a film crew on set
  • Participate in a shooting day with a professional film crew



  • Subtext and storytelling in acting
  • Script analysis and performance
  • Rehearsal – improvisation, speaking out an interior monologue and rehearsing the script beat by beat
  • Filmmaking skills – understanding the process, stages in broad terms
  • Voice and movement
  • Advanced acting skills – the Meisner technique, Mast, Improvisation, Stanislavski and Clown
  • Audition workshop and preparation
  • Dialect workshop
  • Introduction to combat movement and motion capture
  • Acting for multicam
  • Acting careers
  • Industry showcase

Dates & Prices

  • 30 Oct 2017 — 27 Apr 2018
  • Price


    Minimum Age: 18 at start of course

    Entry Requirements: The 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 or give us a call: +44 20 8280 9119

    Duration: Six Months, Full-Time



From the very first day at Met Film School, we teach our students to network and pitch to the industry. The MetGO team (Met Student and Graduate Opportunities) helps our talented and bright students secure creative jobs in leading companies across the globe.

Our students work across the industry as VFX Artists, Directors, TV Assistant Producers, Script Editors, On-Air Producers, Campaign Managers and many more besides.  These are just some of the companies they’ve gone onto work for:





  • 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 company Met Film Production, 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