Tuition Fee

Acting

COURSE CONTENT

The Intensive Acting program provides students with a thorough foundation in the art, craft and business of acting for film and television. Students are introduced to the various acting techniques, monologues, audition techniques, scene breakdown, character interpretation, improvisation, acting for the screen, voice & movement, and working with directors. It is structured around the production of 3 to 5 short films (4 week & 8 week program respectively) of increasing complexity, which is screened weekly with all students and facilitators present, for feedback and appraisals. 

Students are subjected to a rigorous schedule of classroom lectures and hands-on practical from Monday-Thursday during the first three weeks; Friday, Saturday, and Sunday are reserved for shooting. The fourth week is devoted to shooting and editing the first 4 week film project, culminating in the final screening. The second 4 week (Intensive On-Set training) is a 100% practical approach, designed to immerse the students in the world of practical Acting for Film and Television. The students LEARN by Acting on 2 professional short film productions. 

COURSE BENEFITS

Students graduate from our Acting program with:

  • Better knowledge, capacity & skills in acting
  • Better audition capabilities
  • Good knowledge of the business of acting and filmmaking
  • 3 -5 short films to your credit
  • Build your showreel and professional profile
  • Network with industry professionals
  • Opportunity to feature on HDFS/HDFA productions
  • Referrals- We recommend outstanding Alumni of the academy for jobs
  • Access to Alumni discounts
  • Fulfill your dream.

COURSE DURATION

TUITION FEES

  • 4 WEEKS [INTENSIVE] – ₦150,000
  • 8 WEEKS [INTENSIVE] – ₦270,000

Directing

COURSE CONTENT

The Intensive Directing program provides students with a thorough foundation in the art, craft and business of film directing. Students are introduced to the filmmaking process, understanding the fundamentals of film and television directing, the director’s vision, style, & identity, understanding screenplay and story structure, shot types and angles, production design, directing actors, and directing the crew. It is structured around the production of 3 to 5 short films (4 week & 8 week program respectively) of increasing complexity, which is screened weekly with all students and facilitators present, for feedback and appraisals. 

Students are subjected to a rigorous schedule of classroom lectures and hands-on practical from Monday-Thursday during the first three weeks; Friday, Saturday, and Sunday are reserved for shooting. The fourth week is devoted to shooting and editing the first 4 week film project, culminating in the final screening. The second 4 week (Intensive On-Set training) is a 100% practical approach, designed to immerse the students in the world of practical directing for Film and Television. The students LEARN by working as director on 2 professional short film productions.

COURSE BENEFITS

Students graduate from our Directing program with:

  • Better knowledge, capacity & skills in film and television directing
  • Good knowledge of the business of filmmaking
  • 3 – 5 short films to your credit
  • Build your showreel and professional profile
  • Network with industry professionals
  • Opportunity to feature on HDFS/HDFA productions
  • Referrals- We recommend outstanding Alumni of the academy for jobs
  • Access to Alumni discounts
  • Fulfill your dream.

COURSE DURATION

TUITION FEES

  • 4 WEEKS [INTENSIVE] – 180,000
  • 8 WEEKS [INTENSIVE] – 320,000

Screenwriting

COURSE CONTENT

The Intensive Screenwriting program provides students with a thorough foundation in the art, craft and business of screenwriting for film and television. Students are introduced to the basics of screenwriting, from idea/concept generation to the logline, treatment, outline, and actual screenplay, with special focus on plot & structure, building characters, writing dialogues, and script formatting.

Students are subjected to a rigorous schedule of classroom lectures and hands-on practical from Monday-Thursday during the first three weeks, developing capacity in the various aspects of screenwriting. In the fourth week, students must have concluded 3 well written Loglines, synopsis, story, treatments, and short screenplay outlines. The second 4 week (Intensive On-Set training) is a 100% practical approach, designed to immerse the students in the world of practical Screenwriting for Film and Television. The students LEARN by writing a professional short film screenplay, from idea development to the final draft.

COURSE BENEFITS

Students graduate from our Screenwriting program with:

  • Better knowledge, capacity & skills in Screebwriting
  • Good knowledge of the business of screenwriting and filmmaking
  • 2 short screenplay to your credit
  • Build your showreel and professional profile
  • Network with industry professionals
  • Opportunity to work on HDFS/HDFA projects
  • Referrals- We recommend outstanding Alumni of the academy for jobs
  • Access to Alumni discounts
  • Fulfill your dream.

COURSE DURATION

TUITION FEES

  • 4 WEEKS [INTENSIVE] – 150,000
  • 8 WEEKS [INTENSIVE] – 270,000

Cinematography

COURSE CONTENT

The Intensive Cinematography program provides students with a thorough foundation in the art, craft and business of Cinematography. Students are introduced to the fundamentals of photography and cinematography, various cameras settings, lenses, lighting interior & exterior, camera movements, shot design, production design, and more. It is structured around the production of 3 to 5 short films (4 week & 8 week program respectively) of increasing complexity, which is screened weekly with all students and facilitators present, for feedback and appraisals. 

Students are subjected to a rigorous schedule of classroom lectures and hands-on practical from Monday-Thursday during the first three weeks; Friday, Saturday, and Sunday are reserved for shooting. The fourth week is devoted to shooting and editing the first 4 week film project, culminating in the final screening. The second 4 week (Intensive On-Set training) is a 100% practical approach, designed to immerse the students in the world of practical cinematography for Film and Television. The students LEARN by working as cinematographer on 2 professional short film productions.

COURSE BENEFITS

Students graduate from our Cinematography program with:

  • Better knowledge, capacity & skills in Cinematography
  • Good knowledge of the business of cinematography & filmmaking
  • 3 – 5 short films to your credit
  • Build your showreel and professional profile
  • Network with industry professionals
  • Opportunity to feature on HDFS/HDFA productions
  • Referrals- We recommend outstanding Alumni of the academy for jobs
  • Access to Alumni discounts
  • Fulfill your dream.

COURSE DURATION

TUITION FEES

  • 4 WEEKS [INTENSIVE] – 180,000
  • 8 WEEKS [INTENSIVE] – 320,000

Video Editing

COURSE CONTENT

The Intensive Video Editing program provides students with a thorough foundation in the art, craft and business of video editing. Students are introduced to the fundamentals of video editing, premiere pro, editing techniques, story structure, video cameras and formats, editing action & dialogue, and the director’s cut. It is structured around the production of 3 to 5 short films (4 week & 8 week program respectively) of increasing complexity, which is screened weekly with all students and facilitators present, for feedback and appraisals. 

Students are subjected to a rigorous schedule of classroom lectures and hands-on practical from Monday-Thursday during the first three weeks; Friday, Saturday, and Sunday are reserved for shooting and editing. The fourth week is devoted to shooting and editing the first 4 week film project, culminating in the final screening. The second 4 week (Intensive On-Set training) is a 100% practical approach, designed to immerse the students in the world of professional editing for Film and Television. The students LEARN by working as editor on 2 professional short film productions.

COURSE BENEFITS

Students graduate from our Editing program with:

  • Better knowledge, capacity & skills in film and television editing
  • Good knowledge of the business of editing & filmmaking
  • 5 short films to your credit
  • Build your showreel and professional profile
  • Network with industry professionals
  • Opportunity to work on HDFS/HDFA productions
  • Referrals- We recommend outstanding Alumni of the academy for jobs
  • Access to Alumni discounts
  • Fulfill your dream.

COURSE DURATION

TUITION FEES

  • 4 WEEKS [INTENSIVE] – 150,000
  • 8 WEEKS [INTENSIVE] – 270,000

WEEKEND PROGRAM​

The weekend program is designed for people whose schedule can’t allow them study through the regular program. It is equally as intensive as the regular program, but spread across 2 extra weeks to account for the extra days available in the regular program, and dampen the pressure. Hence, the weekend programs hold for 6 weeks and 10 weeks respectively

KIDS & TEENS TRAINING

Our Kids & Teens Academy provides foundational training for kids ages 5-12 and teens ages 13-17 with talents for acting and/or filmmaking. The program equips the kids and teens with knowledge and skill to maximize their talents and also provide a safe platform and access to the Nigeria film and television industry, through featuring in film and TV productions.

The training takes place every Saturday from 10am to 1pm. Membership is renewable quarterly or yearly.