Short Courses

Take a look at our range of world-renowned
evening and weekend film training courses

BTEC Level 5 HND in Moving Image

Industry-focussed 2-year HND course that
fits around your work/life commitments

MA/MSc in Film

Design your own postgraduate film degree based
on your personal & professional interests

Raindance Film Festival

The biggest indie film festival in the UK, showcasing
shorts, features, web series, music videos and VR

Short Courses

Take a look at our range of world-renowned
evening and weekend film training courses

BTEC Level 5 HND

Industry-focussed 2-year HND courses that
fits around your work/life commitments

MA/MSc in Film

Design your own postgraduate film degree based
on your personal & professional interests

Raindance Film Festival

The biggest indie film festival in the UK, showcasing
shorts, features, web series, music videos and VR
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“Raindance has done a very useful and very good job in promoting independent British cinema.”
Ken Loach
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“Raindance continues to inspire and encourage. A natural force in independent filmmaking and long may it ‘rain'”
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“Raindance does an indispensable job supporting independent film and provides a distinctive voice in world cinema”
Paul Greengrass

Basic Lighting and Cinematography Tips & Tricks

Filmmakers unite! Lighting and overall cinematography can be time consuming, but there is certainly nothing better or more important than the visuals in your film. When we watch films, sometimes we tend to focus on one certain aspect of the whole process depending on...

Serious Story Structure For Fabulously Funny Films

Steve Kaplan is one of the most popular Raindance tutors. He makes annual pilgramages to the Raindance hubs in London, LA and New York presenting his Comedy Intensive Masterclass, or as he calls it over a sandwich and a cola: Serious Story Structure For Fabulously...