About This Certificate

Master the art and craft of filmmaking. Students explore all aspects of filmmaking and professional development, including pre-production planning, producing, writing, cinematography, directing, and editing and other post-production steps. By successfully completing courses that cover a range of technical and aesthetic aspects of production and cinematic practice, certificate students emerge prepared for industry work. Learn from our faculty of experienced teachers and working filmmakers.

Total Courses: 8

Price: $790–$1,685 per course

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What You’ll Gain

  • Hands-on instruction in cinematography, lighting, script writing, directing, pre- and post-production, and editing
  • The opportunity to develop a finished final film project

How You’ll Learn

  • Exclusive insights and instruction from documentary and narrative filmmakers and artists
  • Direct interaction with faculty practitioners at the top of their fields
  • Public presentations and mentored project development and production
  • Opportunities to engage in programs with local film institutions, centers, and festivals

Who Should Enroll

  • Aspiring filmmakers at any level of experience
  • Anyone who aspires to learn the theory and technical skills behind the art of filmmaking

Additional Details

Film Production Certificate

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Gain hands-on experience in the technical and aesthetic aspects of film production. Begin by completing one of the required courses listed below.

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