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Filmmaking with John Boorman course


This is an attendance course that is delivered in a 5-day training session.

Where is the course run?

All courses will be delivered in a city centre location.

Filmmaking Course Objectives

This one-week Filmmaking course is designed to give you a hands-on, intensive and immersive introduction into filmmaking and directing. The IFS social programme will allow you to network with like-minded individuals and build valuable relationships and contacts with your fellow students and with professionals from within the film industry.

This course will give you the confidence to go on to further study, to begin working in the film industry or to change careers. Many of those in employment will add value to their CVs with a new skill in digital filmmaking and could receive a promotion or an increase in salary as a result of completing this course.

Learning Outcome

At the end of the course you will have acquired the necessary skills to direct a feature film.

Upon successful completion of the course you will be presented with a personalised Irish Film School Certificate of Completion in Filmmaking, signed by IFS founder and film director John Boorman, in recognition of your learning and achievement.


  • Personal tuition from an internationally acclaimed and award-winning film director
  • Coursework folder with comprehensive notes to take home
  • Instruction from a "working" professional film crew
  • State-of-the-art studios and classrooms
  • Limited number in student cohort
  • Easy transport links to the campus
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Full social programme
  • Networking opportunities
  • Access to exclusive Alumni Association


All of your workshop test results and course notes and any correspondence with the College will be treated as strictly private and confidential


Places are strictly limited to a maximum of 30 students per cohort. So, take your first step into the business and contact us today!

  • To receive more information, please order a free brochure. Fill in your details and we will immediately send you a free copy of the Filmmaking brochure.
  • You can enrol now for this Filmmaking course with a credit card using our secure online enrolment form.
  • Our team of student advisors will be on hand if you have any queries.

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