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Summer Workshops “Making A Short”

Two week filmmaking workshop

  • Type of program: Summer Workshops
  • Programs offered: Program in English
  • Length of program: 2 weeks

These intensive two week filmmaking workshops are designed to give students a thorough introduction to the craft of filmmaking through hands on experience and constant feedback. The structure of the course consists of learning topics in the field within the subjects of cinematography, editing, directing and screenwriting.

Exercises, small lectures and a final “production period” form the pedagogy of the course wherein every student produces a final five minute film in this very intensive last week of production.

There will be two sessions :

  • from July 6th to the 17th
  • from July 20th to the 31st

How to Register

To register please download, fill in and send the following form to inquiries@eicar.fr :

Registration form



  • Cutting and Training on Final Cut Pro Editing Software
  • Training on HD Cameras
  • Extensive Composition and lighting exercises
  • Introduction to basic three point lighting techniques
  • Introduction to indoor and outdoor lighting techniques and color temperatures
  • Short Scenario Screenwriting basics
  • Sound Recording Basics
  • Full supervision of final film scripts by professors
  • How to get the most out of actors’ performances, rehearsal techniques
  • On set experience in a week long supervised production period