Postgraduate Degree In Independent Film

Develop your voice as an independent filmmaker In partnership with Staffordshire University, Raindance offers a fully accredited Masters Program.

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Festival Passes are now on sale for the 23rd Raindance Film Festival and Raindance Web Fest taking place in London's glamorous West End between September 23rd - October 4th 2015. Don't miss your chance to participate.

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We Don't Teach Filmmaking Raindance Makes Filmmakers

Raindance Berlin's courses offer the most amount of information in the shortest amount of time. Most film schools tell you how it can't be done. We tell you how to.

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Make your own no-budget film in one weekend!  Over 3 days you'll learn the steps necessary to make your own 1 to 3 min film, which can become your cal
On this 7-week course you'll be guided through the process of making your first feature film, from storyboard to writing or acquiring a script, camera
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Make March 2017 Your Month – Go From Film Fan To Filmmaker

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Happy March! It's time to go from film fan to filmmaker. Here at Raindance, we've decided that March is going to be a special month. What better month to re-invigorate your dreams than March - which starts 48 hours after the Oscars? Of course, everyone repeats that every day, but we really mean it. Why? […]

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Fantastic Crowdfunding Perks and Where to Find Them

By any given measure, there's never been a better time to make a film. Equipment is easier to find than ever - if you're reading this on your smartphone, you already have all the equipment you need. Now, there is fantastic training available online. And great video essays keep sprouting up online completely for free, […]

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Visual effects are just for the big boys, right? (Part 2)

  In part one of this article, I talked about how VFX can add scale and depth to your production, can often help you avoid unexpected and expensive re-shoots. If you’re properly prepared, it needn’t cost the earth. How to make it work, and keep the budget down This is where it gets a little […]

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Why You Should Care About Independent Film Festivals

Did you know that Cannes is actually a fairly boring city? All eyes are on it during those ten days in May, after all that's exciting, isn't it? Ken Loach flies in to collect a prize for a surprise-late-career angry social drama. Woody Allen just stands there, still jet-lagged from the flight, looking bored at his own […]

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