Secondary filmmaking guide

Secondary students using filmmaking equipment
Secondary students using filmmaking equipment




Medium (5-11 activities)


England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland

Use this resource to discover some great advice for Secondary school classes and clubs to start filmmaking. Discover curriculum links, the basics of film language and how to use film equipment.

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Secondary Filmmaking Guide

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Performing Arts

Moving Image Arts

Gaelic Scottish (Gàidhlig)

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