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Short Courses

The high standards and innovation set by the NFTS continues at ShortCourses@NFTS.

Here industry professionals can further their careers through training courses taught by experienced tutors working in film and television. We have a huge range of technical and creative courses, in everything from 16/35mm Camera to Running Your Own Production Company.

This week’s pick: You’ve made your short film, so now what do you do?  Festivals unstoppable expert Afarin Eghbal shares her extensive knowledge on the often confusing world of film festivals.

 

SCHEDULE

Dates Freelance Rate Corporate Rate
Running Your Own Production Company 28 Apr to 29 Apr £295 £320
Introduction to Editing on Avid Media Composer 28 Apr to 30 Apr £475 £900
Festival Strategies 30 Apr £145 £170
Head of Production 01 May to 02 May £295 £525
First Time Factual Producing 08 May to 09 May £325 £550
Directing Actors 12 May to 16 May £1300 £2500
Managing People 16 May £135 £295
Shooting and Directing with the Canon XF305 19 May to 23 May £725 £1400
Introduction to Production Accounting 21 May to 23 May £385 £725
Scriptwriting for Film & Television 28 May to 04 Jun £750 £775
Location Sound Recording 02 Jun to 06 Jun £725 £1350
1st Aid for Film and TV 06 Jun £125 £275
Drama Production Management 09 Jun to 13 Jun £725 £1300
Documentary Production Management 16 Jun to 20 Jun £725 £1300
Introduction to Self Shooting 21 Jun to 22 Jun £435 £800
Documentary Shooting 23 Jun to 28 Jun £800 £1450
16mm/35mm Camera Familiarisation 30 Jun to 04 Jul £750 £1250
Craft Editing 30 Jun to 04 Jul £775 £1400
Producing A Low Budget Film 07 Jul to 11 Jul £725 £1200
Directing The Documentary 14 Jul to 18 Jul £725 £1300
NEW! Marketing And Publicity For Independents 21 Jul £165 £330
New! Hostile Environments 03 Sep to 05 Sep £495 £995
Scheduling on Movie Magic 03 Sep £135 £275
Budgeting on Movie Magic 04 Sep to 05 Sep £275 £550
Developing & Pitching Drama 08 Sep to 09 Sep £325 £550
Visual Storytelling 10 Sep to 12 Sep £450 £750
Observational Filming 15 Sep to 19 Sep £700 £1400
Shooting Documentary Interviews 22 Sep to 24 Sep £450 £750
Developing & Pitching Documentaries 25 Sep to 26 Sep £325 £550
NEW! Understanding Actors 29 Sep to 01 Oct £475 £900
Steadicam 29 Sep to 03 Oct £1250 £2000
From Documentary to Drama: Single Camera Directing 06 Oct to 10 Oct £1250 £2500
Financing Your Feature Film 27 Oct to 28 Oct £325 £525
HD Lighting Workshop 10 Nov to 14 Nov £1225 £2250
Camera Operators 17 Nov to 21 Nov £1095 £1950
Focus Pulling 24 Nov to 28 Nov £950 £1800
The Script Squad 31 Dec £100 £220

Summer Courses