The Young Filmmaker Programme takes students aged 15-18 on an immersive exploration through the world of Filmmaking. You will take part in a series of interactive simulations, seminars and Q&A sessions with Directors, Producers, Editors, Scriptwriters, Technicians and more.
The programme includes an opportunity for you to produce and edit a movie trailer, experience a film set, and film motion video.
The programme takes place over two days – Saturday dedicated to Production and Sunday to Post-Production. You can choose to attend either one or both days.
Expert Filmmakers will coach you through live, interactive simulations, including:
The live filming of a script where you help a director choose the genre, props, set, lighting and more
Producing your own movie trailer by editing footage, selecting the sound, transitions, speed, angles and more
You will be trained on how to fulfil your career ambitions in Filmmaking
An action plan of how to gain get to the top, starting now
Q&A time with a panel of Filmmakers to ask all your burning questions
Meet Directors, Producers, Editors, Scriptwriters, Technicians and more
Attendance demonstrates you’ve gained key skills such as teamwork, problem-solving, creativity and communication
Complete the online assessment after the programme and receive a personalised certificate to include in your applications
The programme takes place at UCL, with group activities in break-out areas and seminar aspects in a lecture hall. The programme involves a mixture of interactive seminars, exercises and Q&A sessions. A full timetable can be found below.
£250/student for both days. £135/student for one day. Places are limited. If 2 or more places are booked students receive a 10% discount. Enter code GROUP10 at checkout to benefit from this.
For a full list of terms and conditions, please click here.
University College, London (UCL)
The Darwin Building
This programme is for students aged 15-18 who have the passion and ambition to both learn about this career, and start boosting their UCAS/college applications & CVs. If you are a student who is slightly older or younger than our guidelines, then please do get in touch with us to discuss your specific situation.
There is no application process, and you can secure your place simply by clicking “Register Now”. We operate on a first-come first-served basis and programme places are limited; we are usually full a couple of months in advance of the programme date. No prior knowledge or experience is required to join this programme as we build your knowledge from the basics up to more advanced concepts.
If you are trying to register and the registration box is not appearing it is likely because of firewall restrictions on your desktop device. You may wish to try on your mobile device instead. Alternatively, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with details of the programme you want to register for. We will reserve your place immediately and send you a link to pay by card online.