Film-making Summer School

Film-making Summer School

Our Film-making Summer School at LAL Berkhamsted will boost your children's natural talent and interest in filming.

Recommended for

young learners of 11 - 17 years old who want to learn how to produce and direct their own films.

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What is this Summer School about?

Our Film Making course offers students the opportunity to improve their English while learning the skills and techniques necessary to write, perform and shoot a short film.

Students will have access to Berkhamsted School’s modern editing facilities, while LAL will provide an experienced film tutor. Each two week course offers 7 tuition sessions (17.5 hours) plus an excursion to the Warner Brothers Harry Potter Studio.

Daily Life

Students will benefit from 15 hours a week of English lessons and several additional film-making sessions per course.


Students take their usual 15 hours of English tuition in the mornings to help improve their
General English. They will also have several additional sessions in afternoons focusing on the following topics:

• Storyboarding
• Script writing
• Camera technique
• Shooting
• Editing

What’s included?

  • General English Tuition
  • Film-making Tuition
  • Warner Brothers Studio Tour
  • 2 full-day and 3 half-day excursion per course
  • Afternoon and evening activities
  • Full-board accommodation
  • Health Insurance
  • LAL course book and materials
  • Certificate of attendance and report
  • Registration fee
  • Escorted meet and greet return transfers from London Heathrow airport

Key Facts

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Course dates

Lesson Schedule

For sample timetables and excursion calendars, please see individual school pages.

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