Our beginners course is structured over a six week period and designed to bring together the key elements of drama and filmmaking for primary and prep schools.

Key Outcomes of the course are :-

  • Professional workshops on Camera and Acting

  • Scriptwriting and devising masterclass

  • Improvising and peer feedback

  • Storyboarding

  • Behind the Scenes Footage

  • Studio interviewing 

  • A Short Film

  • Folio and Score

  • Premier


Year in a WEEK

The "Year in a Week" course includes all the basic elements of filmmaking over a one week period, and is highly flexible to accommodate schools, and outside establishments.   

Key Outcomes of the course are :-

 Professional workshops on:

  •  Camera and Acting

  •  Devising and Improvising

  • Scriptwriting and Storyboarding 

  • A Short Film

  • Preview of rushes


Harness your future by joining the BYFAcademy. An academy that runs every Friday night where you will not only learn the key elements of filmmaking, but will be taken to the next level of knowledge and skill. You will build a portfolio, that will consist of Techniques, Films, Showreels and Trinity Exams. We encompass the future of the changing performing industry. 


Key Outcomes of the course are :-


Professional workshops on:

  • Camera and Acting

  • Devising and Improvising

  • Storyboarding and scriptwriting

  • TV Web Series 

  • Showreels

  • Professional workshops 

  • Editing

  • Professional Industry Platforms

  • Studio Tours

  • Educational Visits to Studios, Premiers, and Film Sets 

  • Yearly Movie Premiere 

  • Yearly Film Festival across all academies, with awards

  • Trinity Arts Award (Bronze, Silver, Gold)

  • Audition and Self Taping 

  • IMDB Credits

  • Music Videos 

  • Voice Over Acting 

  • Stunt Training, and Greenscreen Masterclass's 

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10 days of filmmaking, workshopping, and working with a multitude of esteemed industry professionals. The Advanced course is for successful applicants chosen via audition, to hit the ground running with their chosen aspect of filmmaking. This course provides a head start for 18 plus who aspire to enter the film industry with a credit and showreel on their CV. This course is run from a professional film studio 

Choose an area to focus on out of: \

  • Sound, Capture and Folio

  • Lighting and Grip 

  • Camera and Cinematography

  • Directing

  • MakeUp and SFX 

  • Acting 

  •  Screenwriting and Marketing 

(We can focus on some or all of these areas )

Professional workshops on:

  • Talks from our Patrons 

  • Pre-Production of a Short Film 

  • Production of a Short Film 

  • Set building and dressing

  • Festival Submissions of the film 

  • Showreels  

  • Film Screening, with Q&A 

  • Professional Credit on IMDB and CV 

  • Premier

  • Collaborative projects with esteemed universities 


(The above program is fully adaptable to your requirements )

CONTACT US for a brochure.

Our programmes are flexible and can be tailored to suit different educational establishments.


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