What will they learn in each class?
Session 1: Storytelling techniques
Focus: public speaking & listening skills
Session 2: Script development & Preproduction
Focus: articulating ideas & staying power
Session 3: Shooting and performance
Focus: decision-making & leadership
Session 4: Video editing & re-writing your story
Focus: collaborating & being constructive
Session 5: The Film Festival, finding your voice
Focus: supporting others & communication
To make sure everyone can
learn to their full potential,
our mentors split course
time to personally:
- support younger students,
or stimulate older students
- help kids whose English is
not their first language
We also offer a mix of class + flexible learning
to accommodate families' remote schedules .
What kind of
activities will they
Students will connect to live sessions via Zoom.
Designed with the child in mind, the courses include:
20 minutes of short theoretical discussions:
using film clips and other examples
20 minutes of playful exercises:
to test deeper understanding
20 minutes of independent problem-solving:
to prove learned concepts
30 minutes of filmmaking practise:
to practice the craft and perfect techniques
10 minutes of personalised mentoring:
to grow confidence & communication skills
20 minutes of independent homework:
to apply new technical or creative abilities
What do they need to prep before the class?
The students will need to use the following equipment:
A smartphone or camera: to shoot video
A computer: to use scriptwriting & editing software. These will be provided free of charge for the duration of the course. On their chosen device, students should to download before the session:
Zoom app: to attend the live classes
DaVinci Resolve free editing software: to edit video
Please have a good internet connection, as students will be instructed to upload material on a shared GoogleDrive.
How can the
their child during
Parents are encouraged to let us know
which social skills they would like their
child to improve upon (for example
teamwork, leadership, concentration)
prior to starting the course, so that we
can focus our personalised mentoring
while they learn.
Parents are invited to our last session!
This is when we'll hold a film screening
of their projects, and have a virtual festival
atmosphere to celebrate their wonderful work!
Level 1: £92 | €100 | $120
Level 2: £210 | $260 | €230
per course & lifetime access to our global online youth film club resources. It is our social mission to make sure filmmaking is accessible to everyone. We welcome 2 students from disadvantaged or marginalised backgrounds to
join our sessions for free. Contact us.