Intermediate F4F™

10 days of individual guided assistance using participants' own filmed material, at any stage in post-production from pre-edit to fine cut. Includes a refresher class on F4F methodologies, workshops on editing workflows suitable to Adobe Premiere, Avid Media Composer and Final Cut Pro, media management and advanced editing techniques, collective screenings and intensive feedback. Each participant will be allocated one of Futureworks School of Media's edit suites, or students can bring their own laptop to use if they wish.
This course is also offered as a full residential at times to suit the participant (January-June each year) for those working with Adobe CC. Further details provided on application.
This course is open to previous participants of our F4F Summer School and others with a developed project that includes filmed material and an intended output. Particularly suitable for research professionals. We can support projects recorded on any format that make use of the Avid Media Composer, Final Cut Pro (7 or X) or Adobe Premiere Pro (CS6, CC2017 etc).
Cost: £1395 / £1095 concessions
2- 12 July 2018 in Manchester, UK

Advanced F4F™
6 days of guidance and hands-on advanced editing, colour grading, sound mixing, titling, exporting and distribution advice from our F4F tutors, using participants' nearly finished projects in order to bring them to completion. Includes a refresher class on F4F methodologies, workshops on editing workflows suitable to Adobe Premiere, Avid Media Composer and Final Cut Pro, media management and advanced editing techniques, collective screenings and intensive feedback. Each participant will be allocated one of Futureworks School of Media's edit suites, or students can bring their own laptop to use if they wish.
This course is also offered as a residential for those working with Adobe CC. This course can also be provided at your location by one of our team. Further details provided on application.
This course is open to previous participants of our F4F Summer School and Intermediate course and others with a developed project that is near completion. Particularly suitable for research professionals. We can support projects recorded on any format that make use of the Avid Media Composer, Final Cut Pro (7 or X) or Adobe Premiere Pro (CS6, CC2017 etc).
Cost: £1395 / £1095 concessions
2- 12 July 2018 in Manchester, UK

Other F4F™ Short Courses
Andy teaches F4F methods at the Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology at the University of Manchester in the UK; with Martha-Cecilia at the University of Bern in Switzerland; and the Free University in Berlin, Germany. Kieran teaches at The Yunnan University in Kunming, China.  We are working with new partners to develop courses in Japan and the USA. Our short courses emphasise the central principles of our methodology around a practical hands-on filmmaking project, introducing participants to basic skills in camera operation, sound recording and editing.
Short courses can be arranged by appointment. They are suitable for undergraduate and postgraduate taught university courses, research centres, commercial organisations and broadcast professionals.
Price on application.
Please contact us with an expression of interest to learn more about our courses.