Careers in Film

Media Studies Responsible for ‘Profound Impact’

Media subjects, historically derided as ‘low-value’, are now considered vital to UK’s £108bn creative industries, says new research by the British Academy A new report by the British Academy outlines the impact and the appeal of Media courses within Higher Education, confirming that, “Media, Screen, Journalism and Communication Studies equips graduates with the critical and … Read more

11 Lesser Known Options for a Film Career

We all know that the film industry is full of glamorous high profile film career options like actor, director of photography and director. However, the film industry is vast and diverse. There are lots of different ways people can work in the industry. Join us as we take a look at some of the range … Read more

Top 10 Screenwriting Tips: How to Write Better Characters

Are you looking to improve your screenwriting? Writing believable characters is the cornerstone of great storytelling, and it’s a skill that can elevate your writing to new heights. Whether you’re penning a thrilling adventure, a heartwarming romance, or a dystopian epic, mastering the art of character creation is essential. In this guide, we’ll explore ten … Read more

How Collaboration Boosts Creativity

How collaboration boosts creativity | a group of young filmmakers on set producing a film together

In the world of creative endeavours, team collaboration can be that key secret ingredient that can elevate a project from good to great, and from great to exceptional. Whether you’re working on your next groundbreaking film, or a scientific discovery, the power of collaboration can help to transform the process and the outcome. In this … Read more

Film Production Design:

What is Film Production Design? | two technical specialists craft prosthetics in a workshop

What is Film Production Design? Production design in filmmaking refers to the process of creating the overall visual and aesthetic look of a film. Film production design involves designing and coordinating various elements such as sets, costumes, props, and locations to establish the desired atmosphere, style, and tone of the movie. The production designer, often … Read more

The Basics of Cinematography: 6 Cinematography Techniques to Master

A Camera Operator holds a camera on a shoulder mount filming outdoors. Cinematography Techniques | Cinematography Basics | Sparks Film School

Cinematography Basics – 6 Cinematography Techniques Cinematography is the art of capturing moving images on film or digital media. It is an essential element of filmmaking that can have a huge impact on the success of a film, cinematography techniques play a big part in establishing the overall look and feel of a film. The … Read more

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