Screen Academy Masterclasses on Vimeo
Check out our Vimeo channel for the latest video of Screen Academy Masterclasses. Arabella Croft and Kieran Parker from Black Camel Pictures talk about the success of their production Sunshine on Leith, John Archer of Hopscotch discusses the production and distribution of documentary and the skills you need to get ahead. Richard Jobson takes us through the process of filmmaking on The Cloud, and Danish Film Academy Award winning Jeremy Weller describes the fascinating production of Limboland. MORE
Industry Experience, Industry Standard
Screen Academy Scotland offers a Professional Practice programme designed to support student and graduates' professional development through interaction with industry professionals. The Professional Practice programme offers mentoring and work placements as well as a range of masterclasses and Professional Practice workshops.
We work closely with the industry to ensure a seamless transition from education to employment, tailoring our programmes to provide industries with the graduates they need, and offer our students the opportunities they want. Several programmes such as Lo Fi, Screen NETS, HTGR, aim to develop personal creativity and professional skills through direct contact with industry practices and personnel.
Creative Collaborations is a regular networking event for Edinburgh Napier and Edinburgh College of Art filmmaking students. It provides an opportunity for directors, writers, producers and animators to meet each other and form ….. creative collaborations.The events include speed dating and pitching sessions, screenings of student work as well as opportunities to chat. These informal networking sessions help students get to know each other and result in many undergraduate and postgraduate partnerships.
Continued Professional Development
Graduated? Freelancer? Looking for a change?...We also offer a range of Short Courses in which film, TV, and creative media professionals can develop their skills with the aid of experienced industry practitioners. Our international programme ENGAGE is a hugely successful training programme designed to collaborate the international pool of new and emerging writers, directors and producers.