Introduction to Film Making | Term 2 | 19-20 |
This course runs weekly between Monday 20 April - Monday 8 June 2020 (Please note no teaching will happen during Bank Holiday Mondays)
Times: 13:00 - 18:00
*Please note you need to be aged 19+ to study with us*
Each five hour session will introduce you to the theory and practice of film making.
You will study:
1. How to tell a short story: beginning, middle and end.
2. Framing the narrative: How to compose the shot.
3. Meet the production kit: Camera, Lights, Action.
4. Pre-production planning: Scripts, casting and locations.
5. Produce a short film - In-camera without editing.
You will be provided with all the film making equipment needed: Camera, microphones, lights.
Laptop computers will also be available for each student to use during the sessions.
You will work individually and in small production groups using hands on production techniques as well as cloud based digital learning.
Learn the basics of film making before moving onto the next level - Intermediate film making and Post production.
This opportunity can be used to enhance your skills in development and preparation towards subsequent education and/or employment, if you are starting your own business or already run your own business, or alternatively as an enjoyable way to engage with new people and new ideas in the fantastic setting of the new Ravensbourne building.
Past learners have gained employment at the BBC, gone onto our Access to Higher Eduaction course and BA courses at Ravensbourne.
Basic IT skills are required to commence the course, however no experience of film equipment are required.