Acting for Film (Level 1) is an intensive full-time, four-week course (Monday-Friday, 10am-5pm).
Acting for Film – Level 1 is a screen-acting course for those who wish to develop their performance skills for the medium of film. Previous experience is welcomed although not always required.
Taught by a professional actor and professional film director, along with leading drama coaches, students will act in a series of filmed exercises that will be analysed in class so that they are able to improve the performances as the course progresses. Students will also learn what it is like to be on the other side of the camera by directing and acting as crew (operating the camera, recording sound) on a number of short exercises.
Please note that students must be at least 18 years old to take this course.
- Have gained confidence in acting for the camera
- Know the difference between acting for theatre and acting for film
- Know and to have practiced the tools necessary to create a believable performance on screen
- Have come up with valuable tools for the actor to prepare for a screen performance including how to interpret a script
- Understand the technical aspects of film acting
- Be able to read a script and identify whether the characters are three-dimensional or not
- Have gained an insight into how to survive as an actor in the marketplace
Entry Requirements: Our Acting for Film – Level 1 course is open enrolment and there are no entry requirements. However in order to get the most out of the course, you should be able to both speak and write in English to a reasonable standard.
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Last updated July 21, 2016