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Develop your voice as an independent filmmaker
In partnership with Staffordshire University, Raindance offers a fully accredited Masters Program. Accessible in person in London, or online from around the world. Join over 100 students who have forged their own path in the film business
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Develop your filmmaking craft.
We provide dozens of filmmaking workshops with industry professionals. All our courses take place in evenings or on weekends to suite your work schedule.
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Join us in the heart of Toronto's Film District for exclusive industry networking events.
Join us and chat with the people who are movin’ and shakin’ in the Canadian film industry right now.

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Make March 2017 Your Month – Go From Film Fan To Filmmaker

Oscars

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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