Age: 7-10 & 11-14
Film Academy. Calling aspiring filmmakers! If you want to learn about film and develop a passion for cinema then this is the course for you! Join this introduction to filmmaking to learn the basics and develop your creative skills in a variety of crew roles. Over the week you will have lots of opportunities to spark your imagination and creativity, in the role of director, producer, camera person, editor or sound recordist. We will watch, discuss and review short films, and learn how films are made. You’ll get the chance to use your visual thinking and creative writing skills. And you will learn how to storyboard, write a script, make a shotlist and plan your production. You will shoot your own short films which will be sent out to you at the end of the course to present to your friends and family.
Through her company ‘Young Film Crew’ Femke Cole offers filmmaking workshops for young people, inspiring the next generation of filmmakers. Femke holds a first-class degree in Film & Digital Cinematography and has worked on BBC drama Holby City, HBO hit Game of Thrones, as well as a number of international documentaries, short films and commercials.