Experienced filmmaker and qualified teacher
What we'll do
This is a complete four-day course which runs from Monday to Thursday. Group sizes are based on a ratio of 8:1 (eight students to one mentor), with an additional qualified mentor for larger events. Concession available for sibling(s). Are you an aspiring filmmaker? Would you like to find out how to light a scene or use a dolly? Or maybe you've got the confidence to direct a crew? At Focus Film School we deliver exciting filmmaking workshops, giving young filmmakers access to professional filmmaking equipment. Our workshops provide an opportunity for students to explore the many aspects of filmmaking, from writing and planning, through to shooting. Students work alongside experienced practitioners and gain insight into what it takes to be a professional filmmaker. We learn about a range of roles including: director, camera operator, focus puller, grip, sound recordist, boom operator, script supervisor, lighting technician. We adapt each workshop to suit each group, but here's an ex...
About your Mentor
About your Mentor
Hi. I'm Clive Martin - a qualified teacher (PGCE with QTS) with extensive experience in education and filmmaking. Based in West Sussex, we founded Focus Film School in 2018. Filmmaking requires focus and teamwork. It draws upon many skillsets and develops confidence. There is a role for everyone. Whilst there are rules in terms of 'how to be safe on set', students have the opportunity to explore ideas and express themselves through the process of filmmaking. It's fun and every workshop is different.
Coronavirus safety measures
Focus Film School will ensure that the site will be COVID-secure and will operate in accordance with relevant UK government guidelines in place at the time of the camp. Additional measures may include testing of students and mentor(s) prior to the camp. Further details will be updated prior to activity.
Public Liability Insurance
First Aid Training
First Aid Kit
Coronavirus Safety Policy
Please note, it is the responsibility of the booker to satisfy themselves about the adequacy of the safety measures. This platform is merely an introducer and does not verify the items listed here.
Concession rate is for each sibling.
• Cancel more than one week before the start to receive a full refund.
• Cancellation by participant within 48 hours to receive 50% refund. Covid 19 - In the event of government legislation requiring the closure of the activity, all monies will be refunded in full.