Filmmaking with John Boorman course
Learn how to direct a film from award-winning director John Boorman!
Duration: 5 days
Step into the film and TV industry by learning how to direct a film with instruction and guidance from award winning film director and lead tutor John Boorman, supported by his team of professional film crew.
This is your chance to work with experienced heads of department to kickstart your career in filmmaking and make valuable contacts in the film industry.
Who should do this course?
This course is aimed at people who want to "step into" the film and TV industry. Participants may be enthusiastic hobbyists, or they may wish to use filmmaking as an additional skill within their employment, or may see this as a stepping stone or a foundation course to take the next step into the world of professional filmmaking.
When is the course run?
The course will commence at 9am and run until 5pm
- Dublin - October 2018 & February 2019
- London - November 2018 & March 2019
- Beijing - April 2019
For specific course dates please contact us.
This is a bespoke service catering for all skill levels, where participants will have the opportunity to engage with the highly experienced course instructor John Boorman, an award-winning film director with over 40 years' experience at the highest level, and his team of professional film crew.
What is covered in the course?
This practical, hands-on, immersive course in directing and contemporary filmmaking will bring you through the creative process of filmmaking from script to screen.
You will learn the art of screenwriting, storyboarding, scheduling, casting, directing, lighting, camera work, sound recording and digital editing.
At this end of this course you will have the necessary skills to make a short film for your business or for pleasure.
During the course you will have opportunities to network in an informal setting with fellow attendees, tutors and representatives from the film and TV industry.
You will also be invited to join the IFS Alumni Association where you can continue to exchange information, share tips and receive exclusive offers and invitations to events.
I feel an awful lot more confident having completed my course. I feel encouraged and inspired to continue.
Elizabeth C. Student no. CWA9256
I am very happy with my course.
Justina J. Student no. BMA 12281