Filmmaking Introduction

Dates & TimesTo be confirmed
Contact Hours15
FeeTo be confirmed

Make a film over a weekend! Our highly popular weekend course introduces beginner filmmakers to the complete process of digital filmmaking.

This intensive, practical workshop takes you through the basics of shooting a short drama script.

You will learn:

  • Phases of production
  • Crew roles and responsibilities
  • Interpreting and preparing a script for shooting
  • Camera, lighting and sound fundamentals
  • Directing actors and crew
  • Editing basics

Location: Open Channel, 476 Docklands Drive, Docklands, VIC 3008

Who should do this course?
Excellent for beginners interested in filmmaking; wanting an overview of the production process and some hands-on experience to get started.

Where can I go after this course?
After completing this course, participants will have acquired the basic knowledge and skills required to make a digital film or video content for the web.



Learning the techniques from start to finish was fantastic
Tutor’s enthusiasm and interest in our learning was impressive.
Finishing a film was very satisfying
Content great and brilliant teacher!
Actually making a film and editing it and rotating crew roles was fantastic.
I got the most out of the planning (storyboarding)

Terms and Conditions of Enrolment

Short Course Enquiries:

Open Channel Reception
03 8327 2016