Eight-Week Documentary Filmmaking Full-Time
Looking to build your future in the screen industries? MetFilm School is the perfect place to turn your passion into practice. Working closely with leading industry professionals, we offer you a career-focused, cutting edge, practical learning experience.
This course equips you with fundamental filmmaking skills and focuses on the challenges of the documentary genre, such as working with people and filming reality. The course culminates in the production of your short documentary film.
Eight-Week Documentary Filmmaking is designed to improve your understanding of:
- History and evolution of documentary – examine historical and recent examples of successful documentaries to understand today's marketplace better
- Developing ideas for a documentary – researching a subject, writing a proposal and creating a treatment
- Planning and controlling your productions – working with real people rather than actors, considering production issues such as scheduling, location management and legal requirements
- Practical exercises at school facilities and filming on location
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