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Part-Time Six-Month Acting for Film, Short Course

  • Application Deadline
  • 6 months


Why take the Part-Time Six-Month Acting for Film at MetFilm School

  • Take part in several exercises filmed by a professional crew and edited by a professional editor
  • Find out how subtext in acting can influence a performance and how to evaluate your choices as an actor when addressing script material
  • Learn how to break down a scene into story beats and to define terms such as ‘through the line’ and ‘spine’
  • Examine how to get the most from your rehearsals and use techniques such as improvisation, speaking out an interior monologue and rehearsing the script beat by beat
  • Explore the casting process and how to prepare yourself for an audition
  • Become familiar with filmmaking process, learn the jargon and discover how a crew covers a scene from various camera angles

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 6 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Subtext in Acting – Theory and Practice
  • Script Analysis and performance
  • Rehearsal
  • Casting and Auditions
  • Filmmaking Skills
  • Taking part in filmed Scenes

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • While this course is suitable for beginners, we do require a CV and showreel where possible in order to demonstrate your acting potential. 
  • If you are unable to provide this, we ask that you provide a monologue or ‘piece to camera’ as part of your application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4500 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4500 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
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