Film summer course
Students of all abilities have the unique opportunity to discover the fascinating world of film-making and to let their imaginations run free. Expert tutors who are professionals in the film industry, lead this practical course through interactive seminars, technical training and hands-on experience behind the camera.
The course covers script writing, directing, production management, cinematography, editing, location scouting and set design. Students also learn how to use top of the range Cannon HD digital cameras and edit using industry spec editing software. Working in small production crews, students write, direct, produce, edit and create their own unique films.
What will it cover?
Benefit from professional guidance and instruction
Develop teamwork and leadership skills by collaborating on unique projects
Discover the excitement and satisfaction of putting original ideas into action
Immerse yourself in the process of film-making
Film students create their own short films, which are screened in front of the summer school on the final creative evening.
What Makes ISSOS Different?
High-quality programs, some of which are exclusive to ISSOS
Welcome students from over 80 nationalities
40% of students return year after year
We only accept 10% of each nationality, ensuring a truly international experience
Summer staff are experts in their field, from CELTA qualified English teachers to PGA Golf Pros
We are a Values-Led business with 9 values at our core that run through everything we do
The total cost for ISSOS 2021:
St Andrews, Scotland: £500 Enrolment Fee, plus £4900 Tuition
Yale, New Haven, Connecticut, United States: $500 Enrolment Fee, plus $6900 Tuition.
We offer an all-inclusive fee for the three-week ISSOS experience covering:
accommodation (full board)
Insurance * Full details provided on application
course materials and equipment
trips and excursions
evening activities, cultural trips & Sunday workshops
the ISSOS Highland Games
transport between the selected airport and ISSOS campus