Media and film studies

Collaborative Film Project

Module code: 873P4
Level 7 (Masters)
30 credits in spring teaching
Teaching method: Practical, Workshop
Assessment modes: Coursework

This module will include:

  • Development: finding the right script and assembling talent (2 weeks)
  • Preproduction planning: script breakdown, scheduling, budgeting, location scouting, art direction and casting (4 weeks)
  • Production: directing and blocking actors, unit production managment, lighting & camerawork, sound recording (3 Weeks)
  • Post-production: editing and sound Design (3 Weeks + Easter Break)

Module learning outcomes

  • produce, direct, shoot, record sound, art direct and/or edit a short narrative film.
  • work collaboratively
  • produce relevant production documentation
  • analyse a film script
  • use professional film equipment to a high standard