ATHENS, Greece

Be Inspired by Greece: Filmmaking - made in Greece

when 25 June 2017 - 8 July 2017
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 1800

The programme introduces participants to basic filmmaking techniques which will enable them to create their own film. Emphasis will be placed on directing the camera for visual storytelling, with hands-on practical training in our studio utilizing our production and post-production equipment along with our access to casting well-trained actors. Outdoors shooting and training will take place in the centre of the cultural melting pot of Athens as well as in ancient and Byzantine locales to be used in their fictional or non-fictional projects.

Target group

Current University/ College students and/or graduates

Course aim

• Students will learn fundamental techniques of filmmaking:
 the use of camera and editing sound and image
 rehearsing and staging scene with actors
 covering a scene with camera angles
 visual continuity
• Students will gain knowledge of the elements to storytelling techniques
• Students will apply their knowledge by creating their own short film in the back drop of various sites in Greece
• Students will be exposed to glimpses of culture marvels of Greece

Fee info

EUR 1800: Programme fee covers lectures and seminars, airport pick up and drop off, transportation pass, course material, farewell lunch and dinner, meals where applicable, field trips and co-curricular activities.
Fees do not cover personal travel (including travel between home and the location of the programme in Greece), meals other than those mentioned in the programme description, medical care or insurance, accommodation (optional), personal expenses and incidentals.
EUR 2400: Fee includes accommodation for the duration of the programme.