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ScreenSpace student James Parker launches production company Potent London

June 18, 2021 4:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

It’s not only our tutors working within the industry, it’s our current students too. James Parker, a second-year student on our BA Content, Media & Film Production – ScreenSpace, is putting his learnings into action with the launch of Potent London – a production company specialising in high-quality video and photo content for brands and … Read more

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Get to know: Pitching to the industry at MetFilm School’s ScreenSpace

June 11, 2021 4:26 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In 2018 MetFilm School in a unique partnership with the University of West London, launched ScreenSpace, with the BA Content, Media and Film Production three-year degree. This course challenges students to create branded content, viral videos, fictional TV series and social impact filmmaking, as well as teaching skills to navigate the modern media environment – digital literacy and … Read more

Meet the alumni: Actress Madalina Bellariu Ion

June 4, 2021 3:12 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Launching a successful acting career is not only about being a skilled performer. It can also be about having the confidence to seize opportunities within various mediums, genres and even countries. 29-year-old Romanian-Italian actress Madalina Bellariu Ion has excelled at this in her career to date, starring in a diverse mix of productions in many … Read more

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Meet the alumni: Chris McKenna (Six-Month Digital Animation & VFX)

May 21, 2021 3:51 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

From the reimagining of Disney classics to epic dramas such as Ad Astra and 1917, the international film industry continues to innovate with its use of visual effects; crafting awe-inspiring environments and characters to capture the imagination of audiences. To better understand what a career in this exciting, ever-changing side of filmmaking looks like, we … Read more

GENERATION TOCHTER: Meet Berlin’s Female-led Film Collective

May 14, 2021 3:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

From music to literature to film, there is a long-standing tradition of great art and creativity being born out of challenging times.  For GENERATION TOCHTER – a freelance independent film collective based in Berlin – the struggle hasn’t just been working through a global pandemic, but a desire to improve accessibility and rethink the hierarchical … Read more

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Adventure Filmmaking: Meet Pablo Norzagaray (Four-Week Cinematography)

May 10, 2021 3:52 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Since completing MetFilm School Berlin‘s Four-Week Cinematography, Pablo Norzagaray has carved out a career combining his core passions: shooting documentary film and mountaineering. While he continues to take on commercial projects, it is this niche work in adventure filmmaking that provides the biggest rush, with a particularly exciting project on the horizon… In December 2020, … Read more

How to Maintain Sustainable Production Practices on a Short Film

April 30, 2021 4:55 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Daily life on a film set can be fast-paced and filled with bright lights and extravagant scenery, so it’s sometimes tricky to maintain an environmentally conscious approach to film production… However, it is possible to think deeply about our creative decisions and to make production much more green without impacting on quality. One project doing … Read more