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Raindance Film Festival

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BTEC Level 5 HND in Moving Image

Industry-focussed 2-year HND course that
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MA/MSc in Film

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on your personal & professional interests

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

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Ultimate Guide To Creating a Unique Genre

When you are starting out in filmmaking and have an idea for a story, it might be difficult to find a way to express yourself, so it is always a good idea to start somewhere - anywhere basically. First stop on your filmmaking journey: Genre. There is a plethora of...

Has Marketing Changed Filmmaking?

Marketing your film is arguably one of the most crucial aspects of film production today. The writer in me will say that, no, it's actually the writing. If you don't have a story, you don't have a good film to market. Actors will say that great performances will draw...

8 Things You Can Learn from the First 8 Years of Cinema

Anyone who remembers Martin Scorsese’s Hugo (2011) has had a short introduction to the weird, innovative, and sometimes pretty awkward world of the first few years of film history, what Tom Gunning has defined as the “cinema of attractions”. One of the thing that...