Campus Location: Halifax Only
As a student in this program, you will be immersed in a real movie studio setting, learning a wide range of film production techniques. This includes the equipment, skills and protocols necessary to work as a crew member on film, video or TV location shoots.
More importantly, you develop as both an artist and an industry professional. Successful grads from this program are storytellers. They have an entrepreneurial and leadership spirit with a drive to challenge themselves and continue learning throughout their career. They are able to express their ideas clearly and hold an insatiable curiosity about the world around them and of all aspects of cinema from Film history to Film technique to innovation in film.
Our Digital Filmmaking program teaches you the technical side of filmmaking to bring your commercial, movie or documentary idea to life. Equally important, we teach the marketing and managerial skills necessary to launch your career, and with a film portfolio that will open doors.
At daVinci, students create a number of polished individual short films that can be entered into film festivals and competitions. You also graduate with a professional demo reel that shows off your best work. Click here
to visit our YouTube Channel to watch samples of short films produced by our students.
The film industry is booming in Canada, and opportunities for filmmakers continue to be on the rise. Our students graduate qualified to work in film studios as camera operators, lighting technicians, production assistants, screen writers and more; but many choose the entrepreneurial path, applying for grants and assistance to create their own films.