Film Techniques

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Learn the fundamentals of filmmaking in our new two-day Film Techniques Course. Covering composition, lighting, sound and more in-depth practices such as interview techniques and creative angles. 

Delivered at our state of the art Christchurch campus – this course is a perfect way to expand your filmmaking skills!

What you'll learn

Want to make your videos more interesting?

Learn tips & tricks around lighting, the importance of what's included in the background, and how to conduct an interview on camera. You'll also learn about the relevant gear and how to use it.

Time: 9am–3pm 

What's covered:

  • How to get the best out of your own camera
  • How to capture creative angles
  • Learn about interviewing techniques such as which questions to use
  • Setting up a scene and understanding composition
  • How to achieve great lighting and sound quality
  • Editing tips in Premiere Pro


What you should know


You'll be using Premiere Pro & Celtx, you won't need any prior experience.


Industry-standard DSLR (provided) or bring your own camera.


Domestic and International Students

$495 (including GST)

Entry Requirements

International students need to be at least 18 years old.

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Interested in kicking off your career?

Our brochure explores everything you need to know including an outline of study options, key information about enrolment, and all our campuses spread around New Zealand.