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Postgraduate course in Film Directing

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Postgraduate course in Film Directing

Presentation Objectives and Skills Target Audience Admission requirements More information
Program details
Degree: Postgraduate Degree in Film Directing
Modality: On-site, face-to-face sessions
Dates 22-23: January 2023
Dates 23-24: January 2024
Credits: 30
Language: Spanish
Postgraduate Coordinator: Christian Checa


The Postgraduate Course in Film Directing is designed to provide the fundamental knowledge and techniques for directing fictional audiovisual works, and to broaden students’ experience in the field of filming.

Students will also gain an overall knowledge of the tasks of the other members of a basic audiovisual production team – assistant director, director of photography, art director, editor and sound designer – through continuous practice in audiovisual storytelling exercises.

Objectives and Skills

At the end of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Know and be able to use the mechanisms of audiovisual language to tell stories.
  • Know and master the field of audiovisual filming.
  • Carry out all the director’s tasks in the production of an audiovisual work: planning, carrying out and supervising the different production processes.
  • Know the tasks of the rest of the members of the filming team.
  • Be able to work as part of a team in the production of an audiovisual work, collaborating with the rest and leading a common project.
  • Have maturity and analytical rigour in the self-evaluation of the work developed, both on a personal level and that of the team as a whole.

Target Audience

University graduates in Audiovisual Communication, Fine Arts or other university-level qualifications related to the audiovisual field without experience in the field of professional filming.

Students from film schools or artistic disciplines.

Students with a Higher Degree in audiovisual project and show production or equivalent.

Professionals with accredited experience in the audiovisual sector who wish to switch or update their discipline.

Professionals in the film or videographic sector who want to deepen their knowledge of the creation and exploitation of audiovisual products.

Admission requirements

To access the Postgraduate course, the applicant must present:

  • CV
  • Motivational statement
  • Video pitch
  • Portfolio
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