Film courses that have everything from concept to cut

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SAE film courses

From diplomas through to postgraduate degrees, our film courses are structured to meet your career goals

Why study Film at SAE

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Connected to industry to give you the best opportunities.
Our strong industry connections ensure you graduate with the latest industry skills and have one-of-a-kind work placement opportunities, like working backstage at Splendour in the Grass and Bluesfest.
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Collaborative project-based learning.
We’re output-focused and interested in developing your skills and competencies as a creative practitioner. That’s why at SAE you’ll be in small groups, working on real-world projects. You'll have opportunities to collaborate virtually and on-campus with audio technicians, game developers, designers, animators and other filmmakers.
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State of the art equipment and editing suites.
Learn how to apply theory and best practices to industry hardware such as the 4K Red, or Sony and Canon cameras and DaVinci Resolve colour grading software, or Adobe Premiere Pro or After Effects.
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Our lecturers don’t just know it, they’ve done it.
As experts in their field, our film lecturers have extensive industry experience, connections and offer a long list of academic and professional achievements. Our network of expert practitioners are available to mentor students, nationwide.
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Film Skills

High-level cinematography Directing Production Post production Lighting Sound Visual effects skills

Career Options


Video editor
Production designer

Film Students Filming

Film student work

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SAE student film project with 1.9+ million views on YouTube
An SAE film student has achieved early success with her student project and...
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Software engineer reboots career at award-winning film studio
Former software engineer and SAE Sydney film graduate, Joal Taylor caught up...
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SAE student trio star at WA Made film festival
Film trio Tabbetha Marshall, Matt O’Sullivan, and Nathan Davey have been...
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SAE boasts world-class facilities and collaborative spaces geared towards the creative media industries, as well as flexible remote learning options.

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