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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 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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Adaptation: From Novel to Film

While I also write original screenplays, I decided to adapt a novel I wrote into a screenplay for a film that I will also direct. The following thoughts on adaptation come from my personal experience of adapting the novel The Metal Girl into the film project “Metal...

Feature Film Equity Finance – Three Key Rules

We hear a lot these days about financing feature films through so-called “equity financing” or
what I like to refer to as investor financing (a more concrete term according to my eighth grade
English teacher). In any case, let’s first look at some of the ways this equity financing can be
useful for filmmakers:

Net Neutrality: Filmmakers, This Concerns You Too

Our age faces some crucial fights: on top of issues such as climate change, lack of representativity in western democracies, the rights of minorities and human rights in general (just to name a few) we now have to stand for net neutrality. What is net neutrality? This...