Guernsey Independent Film Productions - Get into filmmaking

Guernsey Independent Film Productions | Date: 02 August 2018


Our first event Get Into Filmmaking, which is tailored for Guernsey film enthusiasts, film makers or anyone with an interest in the world of film and cinema, is scheduled for August this summer. This course will kick-start your filmmaking career!


Our 4 day hands-on course will cover all the basics of filmmaking in order to get you started in realising your own projects. Learn how to use cameras, lighting and sound equipment. And most important you will walk away with a solid foundation in and a thorough understanding of, the film production process.


We will also produce, film, and edit a short film. Students will have access to an array professional film equipment.


The course will cover

  • Camera operation - how to use digital film cameras and HDSLR,
  • Shooting - creative camera angles within the scene,
  • Narrative - visual storytelling and storyboarding,
  • Lighting - use of lighting equipment and techniques,
  • Sound recording - how to capture great audio,
  • Equipment - learn to use all the gear you will need to make your own film and
  • Editing - how to edit your project.

The GIFP Short Film Course will be led by an experienced professional filmmaker currently working in the media and is actively producing content for TV, Web and film. Each day will begin with a lecture in the morning followed by hands-on filmmaking workshops in the afternoon. Let’s get together and make some films!


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