Filmmaking Skillset Module

Filmmaking SkillsetCourse Overview

Creating a film depends on a team of technically gifted individuals working together. No matter if this is your first encounter with practical filmmaking or if you wish to deepen a first experience, this course helps you discover the entire process of film production and the relationship between the various roles and stages.

Filmmaking Skillset – 3 Weeks

  1. Introduction to the Film Industry
  2. Shot Composition
  3. Digital vs Film Cameras
  4. Introduction to DSLRs
  1. Zoom & Prime Lenses
  2. Rigs, Tripods & Stabilizers
  3. Camera Movement
  4. Lighting for Film
  1. Music in Film
  2. Sound Recording
  3. Boom Mic Operation
  4. Field Recording

Courseware is a mix of classroom lessons, field work, assignments & a final course project.

Filmmaking Skillset – Course Hours Breakdown:

School Hours:
26 Hrs.  Contact (Theoretical – with Tutor)
10 Hrs.  HandsOn (Practical – with Tutor)

Extra Hours:
10 Hrs.  Self Study (Assignments)
15 Hrs.  Assessment (Course Project)

61 Hrs.  Total Course Hours

Starting Date Option 1: 2rd October 2017 – 700

Starting Date Option 2: 9th April 2018 – €750

Classes: 4 Days/Week – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

Time:  10:00-13:00

Open to anyone 18yrs + and courses are delivered in English.

All classes have a participation of a maximum of 6 students, to guarantee individual attention.

Tutors are available on phone & online to provide 24/7 support.

Participants are encouraged to assist on other HandsOn Malta Student’s film productions as a member of their crew, providing everyone with extensive on set experience.

Participants are given the opportunity to enhance their portfolio by participating and delivering on commercial projects. (T&Cs apply)

Professional Equipment will be provided by the School for the duration of the course.

No other fees.

Booking & More Info:

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