DATA: TBC

COST: £2,300

UOFN CREDIT: 11-12 CREDITS

PREREQUISITE: NONE

DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKING SCHOOL (DFS)

The DFS is a three­ month course designed for people who are passionate about telling real ­life stories through visual media. The lecture phase and practical assignments will give you an in depth view of documentary film and video production, from very basic skills to more complex concepts. You will write, shoot, and edit projects using professional equipment.

Individual and group projects will be screened and critiqued throughout the three ­month school. Industry professionals will teach and supervise hands­ on exercises and practical assignments. The school emphasises excellence, relevance, and effective communication. By the end of the three ­months, you will have acquired the technical skills necessary to write, produce, and market your story.



This course is part of the College of Communication from the University of the Nations Colleges and Centres.

 

COURSE CONTENT

The DFS provides training in topics such as:

Pre-production

  •  Where do ideas come from?
  • Researching documentary subjects/concepts.
  • Development of concepts
  • Writing proposals
  • Script Writing
  • Funding and Pitching

Production

  • Who does what… the basics of documentary filming.
  • Interviewing Techniques
  • Managing your Production
  • The Art of Story Telling
  • Camera Techniques
  • Lighting and Sound

Post­ Production

  • Preparing for the edit
  • Editing documentaries
  • Product distribution
SCHOOL LEADERS
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

6 Highfield Oval, Harpenden, AL5 4BX, UK

ywamharpenden.org is the official website of Youth With A Mission Harpenden, a ministry of YWAM International and YWAM England. 
Registered charity number 1156783. Company registration number 8807913 in England and Wales.

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