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Summer is coming! Take your first step into Screenwriting and Filmmaking!

Events - 13 June 2018 - by Le Grand EICAR

On July 2018, come at EICAR International Department and join our intensive English-language Summer Workshops. The perfect stepping stone into learning the fundamentals of screenwriting and filmmaking. Discover our programs!

This summer, EICAR welcomes students from all around the world to take part in our two and three-week intensive workshops. Designed to give a thorough introduction to the crafts of professional screenwriting and filmmaking, EICAR’s Summer Workshops are perfect to jump-start for those who dream about writing and directing their own short films.

EICAR Summer Workshops are held on campus with full access to the school’s equipment!

Writing a short: introduction to screenwriting

This two-week workshop consists of introducing students to the craft of the professional screenwriting through a combination of instruction, dynamic pitch sessions designed to give students professional feedback on treatments and first drafts. Students will be introduced to the concepts of visual storytelling through their collaboration as well with filmmaking students. Among the topics covered will be such principals as three act structure, story arcs, character, mastering dialogue, and script formatting.


The round table format together with one on one tutoring during the workshop on the students’ projects provides the ideal setting for the students to both learn the concepts of screenwriting and to see improvements in their own work.

Dates: July 9th until 27th (Monday to Friday)
Fees: 950€ inclusive all taxes
Workshop description

Making a short: the craft of filmmaking

These intensive three-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. Students are also given the rare opportunity to work with actors from EICAR acting department wherein a valuable interaction is gained and an insight in to the actor’s training.

Dates: July 9th until 20th (Monday to Friday)
Fees: 1,950€ inclusive all taxes
Workshop description

Admissions are still opened for the 2018 summer session. Don’t miss the opportunity to take your first step into filmmaking!