Film Training Package

  • CAMPUSES:

    START DATES:

  • Auckland City Road

    Feb 18 - Apr 02, 2020

  • Christchurch

    Feb 18 - Apr 02, 2020

  • Auckland City Road

    Apr 21 - Jun 04, 2020

  • Christchurch

    Apr 21 - Jun 04, 2020

  • Auckland City Road

    Jun 23 - Aug 06, 2020

  • Christchurch

    Jun 23 - Aug 06, 2020

    • Method:

      Part-time

    7

    weeks

From scripting and storyboarding to post-production and editing, discover the essentials of inspirational film-making.

Bring your ideas to fruition with this exciting and fun film-making course. Covering everything from storyboarding your first script to camera operating, and post-production special effects using cutting-edge platforms like Premiere Pro and After Effects, this course lets you carry your vision to the world.

Part-time evening course  |  Tuesdays & Thursdays  |  6:00-9:00pm

What you'll learn

Ideation and Script Writing

Learn the basics of what makes a story right for film, and interesting for audiences. Learn the industry-standard formats for translating your idea into a shootable script.

Storyboarding and Pre-production

Translate your script into a production schedule. Learn how to storyboard and prepare to shoot.

Camera Operation and Shooting

Learn camera techniques and effective image composition, then shoot footage and capture sound for your short film.

Editing

Cut your footage to tell a story using Adobe Premiere Pro. Refine your edit to bring the most out visually in your short film. Add colour grading and discover more advanced editing techniques.

Motion Graphics and VFX

Using Adobe After Effects, you will be introduced to creating animated titles and visual effects.

Sound Design

Refine and enhance the sound of your short film using Adobe Audition.

The last night of the course features a screening to an audience of family and friends.

What you should know

Software

On this course, you'll learn Adobe CC Premiere Pro, After Effects & Audition

Equipment

Attendees need to bring their own DSLR camera with interchangeable lens

Fees

Domestic and International Students

$1,575 (including GST)

 

Entry Requirements

As this is an introductory course no prior experience is needed, although proficiency with computers is useful.

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