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Film & TV Short Courses @ AFTRS Open

October highlights include: Screenwriting for Film and Writing for TV (both 10 week online courses) The Assistant Director and Acting Workshop for Producers & Directors, Tom Zubrycki’s Documentary Masterclass plus all-new Screen Comedy Directing.

November’s busy with new online course The Director’s Journey with Elissa Down and new Digital Producer Skills, Louis Irving’s Lighting Fundamentals and Tim Chappel’s Introduction to Costume Design, plus Summer School’s Three Week Film School and Six Week Doco School.

To see all courses visit the AFTRS Open website http://www.aftrs.edu.au/short-courses

 

SUMMER SCHOOL

Film, TV & Radio Intensives 

Three Week Film School and Six Week Doco School, both starting in November. In January there’s The Six Week Film School and five-day intensives including: filmmaking, screenwriting, TV presenting, camera skills, production design (courses run between November 2015 abd February 2016).

 

SCREENWRITING

Writing for TV: Online  Starts 13 October, 10 weeks, enrolments close 9 October

Screenwriting for Film: Online  Starts 13 October, 10 weeks, enrolments close 7 October

Webisodes - from Idea to Pitch: Online 21 Oct - 9 December (8 weeks, online)

Into the Box: An Intro to Writing for TV (with Vicki Madden) 14 - 15 November

Understanding Narrative Masterclass: Ian David 30 November - 4 December 2015

 

DIRECTING & DOCUMENTARY

Screen Comedy Directing Masterclass 10 - 11 October

The Assistant Director - ADG Approved 17 - 18 October

Acting Workshop for Producers & Directors 24 - 25 October

Directing & Producing Documentary Masterclass: Tom Zubrycki 24 - 25 October

Director’s Journey with Elissa Down: Online 7 November - 12 December, 6 weeks, online

The Six Week Doco School 23 Nov 2015 - 15 Jan 2016 (online & 2 wks Sydney)

Feature Documentary Intensive (5-Day) 11 - 15 January 2016

 

PRODUCING & SCREEN BUSINESS

Acting Workshop for Producers & Directors: Nadia Townsend 24 - 25 October

Digital Producer Skills - NEW! 28 November - 12 December (4 days over 3 weekends)

Production Budgeting & Accounting 28 - 29 November

 

FILMMAKING

The Three Week Film School 23 November - 11 December 2015

The Six Week Film School - NEW 11 January - 19 February 2016

Filmmaking Intensive 11 -22 January 2016

 

 

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Lighting Fundamentals with Louis Irving ACS 9 - 13 November

Videomaking 101: Shoot, Edit, Publish 23 - 27 November

Content Creation on your iPhone/iPad - Online Starts 12 November, online, 5 weeks

Camera Assistant’s Workshop 20 + 23-26 November

Summer School: TV Shooter Producer 30 November - 4 December
 

 

TELEVISION

Production Management for TV 10 October - 11 November

The ABC of Producing TVCs  17 - 18 October

Developing & Pitching Your TV Idea  7 - 8 November

 

PRESENTING

Presentation Skills 14 October

 

SCREEN MUSIC

Introduction to Music Composition for the Screen 10 - 18 October, 4 days over 2 weekends

 

EDITING & VFX

Intro to Photoshop for Video Graphics 10 - 11 October

Nuke Foundation 19 - 28 October

Introduction to After Effects for Broadcast Graphics 7 - 8 November

Introduction to Premiere Pro 16-17 November

Colour Grading & Effects with Premiere Pro 14 - 15 November

 

For a full list of current AFTRS Open courses visit: http://www.aftrs.edu.au/short-courses

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