Filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard once said, "The cinema is truth at 24 frames per second," making slow-motion sports replays and sped-up Benny Hill gags nothing but cruel, cruel lies. Get the real deal with this Groupon.
$99 for One- or Two-Day Filmmaking Course (Up to $349 Value)
Students choose from a list of available filmmaking courses, selecting one that pertains to their interests and skill level. Choices for this deal include include:
- Saturday Film School
- Essentials of Film Directing
- Successful Screenwriting
- Film Directing and Working with Actors
Essentials of Film Directing takes fundamentals from pre-production to the end of filming. Other classes teach skills such as the art of screenplay writing and working with actors during film direction.
Though Raindance Toronto sometimes features a discounted price online, this Groupon still offers the best deal available.
Raindance began as a thought experiment: can you make a movie with no money or experience, and without going to film school? 22 years, later Raindance now has 12 film networking and training hubs worldwide, and runs the largest indie film festival in Europe, the Raindance Film Festival. They provide hands on training, networking events, financing opportunities, and an innovative Membership program to help new and emerging filmmakers get their projects made.
Raindance's practical filmmaking and writing workshops break the daunting cinema-creation process into digestible workshops as industry professionals help to elevate the aptitude of independent filmmakers. Students can select courses that teach film industry basics including how to build a budget, choose a camera, and promote themselves. As a non-profit training and networking organization that works to promote and support filmmaking throughout the world, many classes conclude with networking sessions at local bars where participants can trade business cards to further their cinematic pursuits.
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