Ages 15-18 • Live Online OR In Person
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 over 2 days. You can choose to attend the programme either in-person in London or ‘Live Online’.
The programme includes an opportunity for you to edit your own film scene, learn how to bring a raw script to a film-set, and film your own footage.
Attendance will give you an edge over other aspiring filmmakers in the race for the best jobs and a ‘super-curricular’ experience to add to your UCAS application.
Expert filmmakers will coach you through live, interactive simulations, including:
Reviewing a professional film script with a director and preparing the script for a film set
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
This programme will take place online, delivered LIVE by top professionals, with opportunities for you to interact and ask questions. The programme involves a mixture of interactive simulations, exercises and Q&A sessions.
‘Live Online’: £165/student for both days.
In-Person: £295/student for both days
Places are limited. If 2 or more places are booked students receive a 10% discount. Enter code GROUP10 at checkout to benefit from this.
4th - 5th December 2021
University College London (UCL)
4th - 5th December 2021
11am - 5:30pm (UK time)
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.
The in-person programme will be run with strict Covid-19 prevention measures in place which have been modelled on the government’s guidelines for prevention in educational settings. You can view our measures here. In the unlikely event that the in-person programme is completely cancelled because of Covid-19 then students will have two options: i) move to the next in-person date; ii) move to the ‘Live Online’ programme and be refunded the difference in price.
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.