Film Academy - Age 12 - 17

1 week camp

Lights, Camera, Action!
Learn all the behind the camera secrets to become the next Spielberg
Through storytelling and filmmaking concepts, children will be working towards creating their very own short film. Campers will be introduced to various filmmaking and storytelling concepts through short films and clips. Each will create their own storyline, story board, film and edit their videos becoming the producer and director all in one week!

10 Arboretum Road, EH3 5PL £165.00

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Day 1: watching short videos or clips and discussing storytelling and filmmaking concepts. Go over set procedures and an explanation of the equipment and then start pre-production (developing own story idea/writing a script, or using an existing script). 
Day 2: Pre-production: Script breakdown and scheduling. 
Day 3 - 4: Production (filming) and post-production (editing) 
Day 5: Post-production (finish last editing) and in the afternoon we will watch the film(s) and discussing it/them.

Ms Vicky Hansen is currently working at EA as the Careers Adviser and Assistant Librarian. Vicky used to teach English Language and Literature to Secondary School pupils in the Netherlands. However, her background lies in the filmmaking, having both studied film in the US and Denmark and worked in the film industry in the Netherlands.

  • All equipment and props will be provided, however children are welcome to bring their own props from home
  • Lunch may be added with additional cost or children can bring along their own packed lunch
  • Morning and Afternoon snacks
  • Water bottle