Secrets of Production Design and Art Direction – with Chris Lowe (STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI) & Kave Quinn (TRAINSPOTTING)
Presented in Partnership with ShortCourses@NFTS – the Gold Standard in Film Industry Professional Development
⏲ 9th-10th December, 10:00 to 18:00
Short Course in Production Design & Art Direction Taught By The Best
In this two day intensive course, organised in partnership with ShortCourses@NFTS, renowned production designer Kave Quinn and BAFTA-winning art director Chris Lowe share their insider industry knowledge with a small group of professionals. They draw from lessons they’ve learned over the course of their careers working on major feature films like Trainspotting, Skyfall and Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Topics will range from the creative, such as use of colour and light, to the more practical, including managing a team, getting hired on your dream job, and budgeting like a pro. Lowe and Quinn use selections from their body of work as case studies to explain the creative and practical solutions they’ve found over the years and then show the students how to apply these solutions to their own work.
This course will be highly interactive, with lively discussions that will continue into the evening as the tutors join the students for a drink at the pub at the end of each day.
What do our previous students of Kave Quinn say?
”Fantastic ideas and beautiful examples given.”
– Jenny Ray, Production Designer | London, United Kingdom
”On fire with everything, motivating, inspiring.”
– Freia Von Schwichow, Art Department Assistant | Berlin, Germany
”I found this class unique and efficient.”
– Márcio Sarquez, Designer | São Paulo, Brazil
Who’s it for?
This course is ideal for production designers, art directors and others working in the art department, as well as for directors, producers, costume designers, and any others who want to better understand this essential part of cinematic storytelling.
Where is it?
Tileyard Studios, Tileyard Road, London, N7 9AH
(15 minute walk from Kings Cross)
How much does it cost?
£279 for two full days of instruction.
Complimentary lunch and light refreshments provided during the day and drinks down the pub on Saturday evening.
Find the outline of the course here.
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More about the Bite-Size Courses series
These intensive, highly practical and interactive weekend film short courses offer professionals the chance to learn from major industry figures in an intimate classroom environment.
The special low price and central London location make this ideal for those who want to see what makes ShortCourses@NFTS the gold standard in film industry professional development, but with a minimal commitment of time and money. The connections made at these courses can be valuable in their own right, so at the end of each day, students and tutor all go to the pub to continue the conversation!
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