Short course


Delivered online via Zoom

This session is for anyone who wants to know and understand more about the post-production process.

The session will cover: 

  • Role of the Post Production Supervisor, Coordinator and part time accountant;
  • Post Roles including Main Editors & assistants: Sound, ADR, Effects, Foley,  SFX. , Music Editors;   
  • Roles of Music Producer and VFX Producers; 
  • The Post route from Editor assembly through Director's Cut, Producer's screening, Financiers' Screening, Test Screening, locked cut and on to ADR, Foley, Effects then pre-mix and final mix whilst picture post starts from EDL to conform, grade, add titles and end credits, possible delay for VFX.
  • Final delivery including all delivery materials for International delivery in two to three formats along with all post digital paper delivery of contracts, licenses, EPK etc.

Paul Sarony is a well-established Producer & Line producer with credits including Show Dog; Vampire Academy – Blood Sisters; The Man Who Would Be Bond; Hysteria, These Foolish Things; Mrs. Brown; Welcome to Sarajevo; Bhaji on the Beach; Hideous Kinky, and The Englishman Went Up A Hill and Came Down A Mountain. He was Production Adviser on the Oscar-winning film Shine and formerly General Manager of HTV International. Paul is a member of the Skillset 100 – a group of experts available to the Skillset Screen Academy network. Paul also leads our Drama Production Management short course. 

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Fees and funding options

Fees for this course are as follows:

Freelance Rate: £50
Corporate Rate: £110

How to apply

Application deadline: Register your interest

This session is not currently open for applications. Please register your interest to be advised of future dates.