Summer Camps & Courses 2018

Ready to start planning next summer?  Our camps and courses are for ages 7-18 and include everything from beginner’s make a movie and themed camps to more advanced DSLR camps and our full movie making experience Pre College courses.
Summer 2018

Let’s Make Movies!

Choose from our wealth of themed camps at multiple locations for ages 7 to 18.

Students are teamed into small groups according to age with an instructor for each group ensuring individual attention and that each student has a chance at every role in the film crew.

We have residency and day camps, customized for all experience levels – from beginner to advanced festival-level filmmakers.

Ages 14 – 18

Pre College

Students work with industry professionals as they learn how to write, produce, direct, film, edit and master a short film in preparation for festival entry.

Pre College courses are run at Flagler College, St. Augustine and Eckerd College, St Pete’s.

Ages 7 – 18

Make A Movie

Our camps and courses are for ages 7-18 and include everything for a week-long adventure in filmmaking! Includes courses for Youtube stars and makeup and FX.

The Make A Movie range of camps run at our backlot studio in Winter Garden and a select range also run at our St Augustine and St Pete’s college locations – dates and times for these are being finalized now.

Florida Film Academy

Learn filmmaking this summer!

Our week-long themed camps are action packed and a lot of fun – students experience directing, filming acting and post production with easy to use – but very powerful – film tools.

Students ready to tackle the next level produce short films with large sensor DSLR cameras and independent sound equipment.

In our intensive Pre-College courses, students work with industry professionals as they learn how to write, produce, direct, film, edit and master a short film in preparation for festival entry. Students are split into crews of appropriate age and experience, with an individualized curriculum.

No prior experience necessary and all equipment is provided.

Range of courses

Beginner – Intermediate – Advanced

Make A Movie

Students work together as a film crew to make their own original movies! Experience directing, editing, acting, camera, writing, teamwork and more! All equipment is included!

Ages 7-12 & 13-18

Make A Movie – Themed

Superheros, Spies, Zombies, Sci Fi and Space Invaders!  Experience directing, editing, acting, camera, writing, teamwork and more! All equipment is included!

Ages 7-12 & 13-18

DSLR

In this one of a kind experience, students get a hands-on introduction to real movie making techniques…
Immerse yourself in the world of DSLR movie making as you produce your own film, trailer and behind the scenes documentary – all in one week!
Ages 13-18

Youtube Studio

This experience highlights branding, marketing, YouTube episode timelines, creating a YouTube Studio, milestones and calendars for YouTube channels and assists students as they produce content for their channel across the week.
Ages 10-12 and 13-18

Make Up & Movie Effects

Experience an exciting, hands on make up workshop with industry professionals. Learn special effects make up techniques and apply them to your original movies. Learn special editing effects, green screen techniques and more!
Ages 7-12 & 13-18

Pre College

In our intensive Pre-College courses, students work with industry professionals as they learn how to write, produce, direct, film, edit and master a short film in preparation for festival entry.
Ages 14-18

Choices

Our Summer 2018 Schedules

We run our summer program at our Winter Garden Studio Backlot as well as several colleges throughout Florida.  Courses offered at each are detailed on the pages linked below.  The summer college schedule is still being finalized.  The Pre College program is only run at our college locations.

Summer 2018 Pre College

Students work with industry professionals as they learn how to write, produce, direct, film, edit and master a short film in preparation for festival entry.

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Summer 2018 Winter Garden

Our camps and courses are for ages 7-18 and include everything for a week-long adventure in filmmaking! Inc courses for Youtube stars and makeup and FX.

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Notes

Most camps at our Winter Garden Studio run Monday – Friday 9am to 5pm.  Before and after care is available on request for an aditional charge.

Please contact us for further information.

Residency and on location camps have specific times and rules. Details are listed in the camp descriptions.

For the safety, security and wellbeing of our students, Florida Film Academy operates a behavioural policy.

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