Study Film

Gain the skills you need to pursue your creative passion

At SAE, we provide filmmakers with the skills, equipment, mentorship, and connections to turn ideas into realities. SAE is all for creators, see for yourself.

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Study Film at SAE




Gain the practical experience and technical knowledge needed for a career in film. SAE will provide you with the fundamental skills of operating equipment and software, rolling through to finer and more complex aspects of production to encompass cinematography, screenwriting and direction. See your ideas come to life as you prepare for a bright future behind the lens.
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Career options

Career opportunities in Film

Our expert lecturers teach both the traditional skills of filmmaking and put students at the forefront of the technologies shaping the future of the craft. You’ll graduate with the practical experience and technical knowledge needed to launch your successful career in the world of motion pictures.

  • Video editor
  • Producer
  • Cinematographer
  • Colourist
  • Director
  • Videographer
  • Production designer
  • Screenwriter

What you can study at SAE?

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Person working with a 3D printed dog
Animation Animation Animation courses that will render the career you want.
Two students operating an audio desk
Group Audio Audio courses that will give your audio career some serious noise.
Student adjusting the lighting on set
CI Dark Creative Industries Multidisciplinary courses that’ll allow you to be creative with your career.
Person operating a a VR headset
Group 2 Creative Technologies Be at the forefront of the technology designed to enable creativity.
Student standing and drawing
Group 3 Design Design courses that have the path to your design career laid out.
Man operating camera with green screen in background
Group 4 Film Film courses that have everything from concept to the final cut.
Two students playing video games. Left person has arms up
Group 5 Games Game development and design courses to get your career ahead of the game.
Sound technician fixing a microphone
Group 6 Music Music courses that will get your music career on track.

Film Courses that have everything from concept to cut

What graduates say about SAE

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