One Year Filmmaking Program

The One year Filmmaking program is an introduction to the essentials of filmmaking


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Students are introduced to the fundamentals – directing, production, cinematography, screenwriting or editing – of the art and craft of film production in a predominately hands-on-film curriculum with complimentary theoretical and film culture classes.

  • In addition to the workshops and one-on-one tutoring, One year filmmaking program students can choose up to 60 credits of courses from the EICAR English language BFA film curriculum.  The program also includes 4 months of “on the set” student film production where One year program students have the opportunity to work in the various posts of cinema production along with students from the Bachelor and Master programs.
  • The program serves as a powerful springboard for students looking to begin their film education.

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English language Hands-On-Film program in the cinema capital of the world

  • Complete “learning by doing” curriculum in the fundamentals of filmmaking
  • Extensive one-on-one tutoring with film professionals
  • Faculty and tutors – A-list film professionals
  • Screenings, workshops & seminars in partnership with La Cinémathèque Française (French National Film Museum)
  • This is a non-degree, non ECTS program.
    Students who successfully complete the program have the opportunity to enter the EICAR Bachelor program (or Master program if they qualify).
    If students then decide to continue and enter an EICAR program, and only under this condition, the One Year Filmmaking Program can be alloted 60 credits.

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