The University has an international reputation in the film business. Recent graduates have worked on Oscar-winning productions such as the ‘Hurt Locker’, BBC documentaries and dramas, and for major studios such as Dreamworks. AUB even has a branch of Framestore, Europe’s leading special effects company, on campus.
As one of the few courses in the UK with Skillset Accreditation and candidate member status for CILECT, Film Production gives you practical experience of the many aspects of filmmaking. You’ll learn the skills needed to take on key creative and production roles in both live action drama productions and documentaries.
Practical film skills for a wide range of productions
Creating any sort of film depends on a team of technically gifted individuals working together. You’ll discover the entire process of film production and the relationship between the various roles and stages including designing, editing, sound, cinematography, production and direction.
The course is designed to reflect the specialist departmental structure of the film industry and to prepare you for employment in a range of creative disciplines within the industry. At the beginning of Level 4 you will be introduced to the major specialist departments of the film industry: Cinematography, Directing, Editing/ Postproduction, Producing, Production Design and Sound. At Level 5 you will study two specialisms from Cinematography, Directing (fiction), Documentary, Editing/ Postproduction, Producing with Script, Production Design and Sound. By level 6 you can decide to specialise in one area for a named award.
YOU MAY CHOOSE TO COMPLETE YOUR DEGREE IN ONE OF THE FOLLOWING NAMED AWARDS:
- BA (Hons) Film Production (Cinematography)
- BA (Hons) Film Production (Directing)
- BA (Hons) Film Production (Documentary)
- BA (Hons) Film Production (Editing/Post-production)
- BA (Hons) Film Production (Producing with Script)
- BA (Hons) Film Production (Production Design)
- BA (Hons) Film Production (Sound)
BOURNEMOUTH FILM SCHOOL
It takes many disciplines to make a film, and Bournemouth Film School (BFS) is home to all of them. This course is part of BFS along with MA Film Production, MA Animation Production, BA Animation Production as well as BA Visual Effects Design and Production. Together we make up the largest film school outside of London.