Filmmaking

Course Introduction

**Reasons to choose Kingston**

– You’ll use our inspiring facilities, producing films in analogue and digital formats, from high end 4K and high speed cameras to super 8 film and professional filming studios.

– Student films are screened annually at the British Film Institute. Your final graduation film will be screened on campus and at a central London cinema.

– This creative filmmaking course values diversity and a practical approach. It incorporates multiple approaches to filmmaking, critical thinking, research skills and technical experimentation.

**About this course**

On this course, you’ll explore practical filmmaking and develop a range of skills to work professionally in film. Through group and individual projects, you’ll create films and pitches and gain practical production knowledge in the fields of fiction, documentary and artists film.

You’ll be taught by industry professionals through workshops, lectures, tutorials, production meetings, screenings and reviews. You’ll study film histories, the directing of actors, studio and location work, running a set, production, post-production, lighting and cinematography, sound recording and design.

Two large scale projects will culminate in your graduation film and provide material for your graduation portfolio.

Course Modules

Examples of modules:

Year 1

- Filmmaking Practices 1

- Filmmaking Practices 2

- Filmmaking Practices 3

- Contextualising Contemporary Practice: Film

Year 2

- Filmmaking Practices 4

- Filmmaking Practices 5

- Filmmaking Practices 6

- Critical Issues in Filmmaking: Research and Practice

Year 3

- Independent Film

- The Graduation Film

- Dissertation: Research and Reflection

Start Date

09/2021

Tuition & Fees

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 European Fees