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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Blade Runner: A beautiful, Horrible Future

Any great science fiction story will be layered with important contemporary issues, either subtly or overtly and Blade Runner is no exception. With Blade Runner 2049 releasing in October of this year lets take a look back at the original film. We will look at the themes and messages and their relevance in today’s world. […]

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Steve Kaplan’s Favourite British Comedies

British comedies: Dr. Strangelove

I’m often asked, “what’s your favourite British comedy?” That’s an almost impossible question to answer. How can I select just one? Favourite contemporary comedy? Favourite Ealing comedy? Favourite Python? There is no favourite because these are some damn funny apples and oranges. So I can’t claim that these are the favourite. What I can do is […]

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4 Tips for Success on Film Sets

Congratulations you have followed through with your goals and landed a job on a film set! You may be a carpenter, grip, set decorator, or even a camera assistant but what sort of etiquette is expected of you? Your first few times on set will be exciting and daunting, you may be so overwhelmed that […]

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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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