MetFilm School is a world-leading film, television and online media school offering undergraduate, postgraduate and short courses. Our London campus is based at the famous Ealing Studios. Here you can find our top five reasons to study at MetFilm School as well as information about our courses. Kick-start your future in the screen industry!
STUDY AT METFILM SCHOOL
MetFilmSchoolcourses are highly practical because we believe the best way to learn to make films is to make films.Through a combination of masterclasses, workshops and self-directed learning, your skills will be applied across a wide range of practical exercises.
AtMetfilmSchool we are exceptionally proud of our diverse, talented and proactive community of students.Our studentsâ¯have gone ontoa variety of roles including VFX artists, Directors, Producers, Cinematographers, Production Assistants and Film Critics, working for high profile media organisations such as the BBC, Universal and Disney.
LED BY INDUSTRY EXPERTS
By putting industry at the heart of everything we do,MetFilmSchool best equips its graduates for successful careers.We are incredibly proudof our inspirational role model tutors,allof whichare industry practitioners; either working in or come from a film or television background, meaning you will be taught by people who knowthe film andtelevisionworld, inside out.
BAScreen Actingcourse leader,Justin Trefgarne is anEmmy-nominated writer, director and producer.Havingpreviouslyworked forfamousfilmmaker Neil Jordan before joining production house,Working Title. His experienceincludes working infilm, television, advertising and branded content.
Screenwriter andscriptconsultant, John Gilbert and director, writer and producer Steve Rehman lead the BA Practical Filmmaking course.Between them, they have over thirtyyears' experiencewithin their fields and are on hand toshare their knowledge,developyour talents andsteeryou towards your future career.
Justin Trefgarne leading a Cinematography session.
Our facilities include a variety of shooting spaces, classrooms and studios. Depending on the course, students may also have access to our sound stage, screening rooms and state-of-the-artpostproductiontheatres.
Our Production Facilities Team offers a range of camera, lighting and sound equipment to support student projects. Experienced industry tutors and advisors help students select the most appropriate resources across a variety of platforms, including film, television and new media.
MetFilmSchool London hasan exclusive partnership withProcamand Take 2.Fromthis,studentsbenefit from having access to a selection of high-spec kit,such as thelatest ARRI and Sony camera technology and lenses, as well as the latest lighting equipment and camera support, such as Chapman Leonard dollies.
METFILM SCHOOL CAMPUSES
MetFilmSchool has twocampuses:London and Berlin.MetFilmSchool Berlinisbased in a working film studioBUFA Studios, one of the oldest film studios in Europe.
In Berlin, we offer a wide variety of courses, including a 2-year BA Practical Filmmaking, and even some courses we don’t offer in London such as MA Documentary & Factual, Four-Week Creative Sound and an Eight- Week Directing course.All our courses are taught in English.
Berlin, home to 3.7 million peopleisalivelyand exciting city. One of the most inexpensive capital cities in Europe,Berlin is now booming in more ways than one.With every fifth resident being international, it’s a city of great diversity and culture.
AtMetFilmSchool we concentrate on employability right from the start. As a student you get access to our dedicated careers advice department,MetFilmFutures, who focus on supporting you and ensuring you develop the skills needed to succeed in the industry.
MetFilmProductionis our in-house production company, focusing on creating high-quality fiction and documentaryfilms.Releases include thriller documentaryLast Breath, comedySwimmingWithMenstarring Rob Brydonand directed by Oliver Parker.MetFilmProduction offers fourgraduate internships a year, and to date haveâ¯employed more than 85MetFilmSchool students and alumni on their films!
MetFilmSchool Smart Screen Creative Awardsare our annual awards ceremonycelebrating the ingenuity, passion and talent of our graduates andstudents.The awards celebrate a diverse array of projects fromMetfilmSchool’s London and Berlin students, including short films, scripts and promotional work.
The awards have welcomed the likes ofNoel Clarke, Sarah Gavron,Dara Nasr;Twitter UK Managing DirectorandDanny Murray;Vice President of Media, Digital and Marketing Partnerships at Warner Bros, as judges. As a BA student, you can submit projects from year one.
Find out more about our courses and study atMetFilmSchool.