Programs & Courses

Producing

This course examines how narrative films are conceived and crafted by developing an understanding of the underlying principles of filmmaking. These principles will be explored through a series of practical exercises based around the key creative components of filmmaking, leading up to the production of a short film of the student’s own devising.

Directing

The film director gives direction to the cast and crew and creates an overall vision through which a film eventually becomes realized, or noticed. Directors need to be able to mediate differences in creative visions and stay in the boundaries of the film’s budget

Cinematography

Cinematography is the art of motion-picture photography.This entry-level course will serve as an introduction to basic video/film/audio production. The goal of the course is for students to develop the ability to capture great video images and audio, and to be able to edit those two elements together to tell a story.

Sound Techniques

Sound and music are integral to most films.The goal of the course is for students to learn how production microphones work and the individual uses for each kind.They will also learn proper recording techniques,sound creation and dialogues recording.

Scriptwriting

The course exposes students to the elements of cinematic storytelling and central principles of a good screenplay. The course guides the students in the analyses and understanding of the techniques of storytelling using visuals, sounds and gestures.

Editing

Arranging, video and audio material for final production.The goal of the course is for the student to develop the ability to capture great video images and audio, and to be able to edit those two elements together to tell a story.

Graphic Design

The art or profession of visual communication that combines images, words, and ideas to convey information to an audience. Students learn to create and edit well designed graphics working with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign.

Photography

This class will teach the tools and the skills necessary to create successful images. Focusing on core photographic concepts as well as some more advanced techniques. The course will include hands-on demonstrations with the camera as well as basic digital image editing techniques.

Lighting

An essential tool for enhancing the video image. The goal of the course will give the student an understanding of all types of lighting.

Apply for Training

Thank you for your interest in applying to the Filamujuani Training Program! We are excited that you want to join our family! Before beginning your online application, please make sure you have read about our Admissions Process, and Admissions Requirements below.

Admissions Process:

  • Complete and submit the online form below.
  • Attend an in person interview at Filamujuani and submit all required documents.
  • Find out via phone acceptance status.

Admissions Requirements:

  • Diploma/Certificate or high School Certificate
  • Certificate of good conduct
  • Be available for entirety of program
  • Tuition Fee

After Program

Internships

Our students have been part of some commercials, documentaries and TV show that have aired on local television stations. The students have also participated in their own productions which give them a sense of ownership and shared responsibility to produce quality work. This has enabled them get an opportunity in companies like PWC, Acumen, Standard Chartered,BET, Mercycorps, and MNET.

Rununu

Students have the exclusive opportunity to work with Rununu.tv. Select student projects will be featured on the platform. Check out the links below.
http://rununu.tv/

Student Stories

  • I joined Filamujuani because I wanted to learn more about media and gain new skills. The program empowered me to become independent and earn money to pay for school.

    Tasha 16’
    Tasha 16’
  • The program was eye opening and helped me boost confidence in a lot of areas. The opportunities and connections after the program were amazing and jump-started my career.

    Apollo 16’
    Apollo 16’
  • My experience with Filamujuani was mind-blowing, I did not just get skills in filmmaking but got mentored to becoming who I am today. The mentorship for me was/is more important since it has shaped me to understand my purpose in life.

    Pauline 15’
    Pauline 15’
  • Truly an amazing program! I learned so much and was set on a life-changing career as an editor.

    Fatuma 09’
    Fatuma 09’
  • The training allows you to understand the whole process of creating a good film. I have learned a lot especially on cinematography and would advise people to join to get hands-on training on film production

    Felix 17’
    Felix 17’
  • My experience as a Filamujuani student was great. I learned a lot from being a student there, not just about film but about life and this can from meeting different people from all walks of life.

    Annette 16’
    Annette 16’

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