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Raindance Film Festival

The biggest indie film festival in the UK, showcasing
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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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10 Ways Filmmakers Annoy Journalists

With the festival season about to overwhelm us, and news of how journalists hate filmmakers, consider the flipside: How do filmmakers annoy journalists? Journalists can be the best ally an independent filmmaker has. Many filmmakers don't know how to treat them. Here's...

Filmmaker’s Checklist: Festival Edition

'Tis the season to be filming, la-la-la-la-la..... Well, it's either time to start filming, or time to start preparing your films for festivals as deadlines are looming and we don't want to miss those early-bird discounts! So, we're going to press pause on the...

The Genre Format Series Extraordinaire: #1 Comedy Genre

Dearest Filmmakers, in this new series of articles and videos your favourite comedy dustbusters Kathryn Butt and Dušan Mrden will try their best to break down movie genres and bring you some helpful tips and tricks that might or might not work for you! Comedy can be...