Central Film School London

Directing Fiction (Taught) Central Film School London Degree level: Postgraduate Awarded by: University of Gloucestershire


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Course summary

Course Summary
This one-year Masters Level course offers students a highly practical and theoretical programme, in Directing for the Screen. The course’s overall aim is to train and prepare students for sustainable careers, in the creative industries, in a range of genres, ensuring they develop a portfolio of directing skills, knowledge and understanding, to adapt to the constantly changing demands of broadcast, film and online production.

Course Highlights

  • The course exposes students to a range of forms of filmmaking including film, television and VR.

  • Students learn to short using both single camera and multiple camera set-ups.

  • Our tutors are industry professionals with knowledge and experience of contemporary industry practice and trends.

  • The course involves a relatively higher level if practical and professional skills covered on the programme.

  • Students experience working with the support and guidance of experienced producers to help realise their vision

  • Students will develop and pitch their final graduation project with the help and support of a mentor from the very start of their course.

  • Free access to equipment and facilities outside of class time

Students who complete this programme will be prepared to start their professional journey to becoming a director in film or television. They may work in the corporate, commercial or marketing fields, as well as fiction narrative works.

Entry requirements

Students with no practical experience as a film director will be required to take an additional one-month course in filmmaking, prior to start of the course.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9,900 Whole course
International £17,450 Whole course
England £9,900 Whole course
Northern Ireland £9,900 Whole course
Scotland £9,900 Whole course
Wales £9,900 Whole course

Additional fee information

In addition to tuition fees, you will incur a further costs of £500 to cover the Graduation film. You will also need Production hard drive for your work and travel expenses. The School will cover Actors costs, shooting kit and Production costs for module exercises.

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Central Film School London
3rd Floor, Universal House
88-94 Wentworth Street
Tower Hamlets
E1 7SA

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