This one-day Smart Filmmaking course is designed to give you a hands-on, intensive and immersive introduction into the craft and business of cost-effective filmmaking.

The IFS social programme will allow you to network with like-minded individuals and build valuable relationships and contacts with your fellow students and with professionals from within the film industry.

Learning Outcome

At the end of the course you will have gained a unique insight into the art of making a film with a strict budget in today’s competitive, global film industry.


Upon successful completion of the course you will be presented with a personalised Irish Film School Certificate of Completion in Filmmaking, signed by Roger Corman and Kieran Corrigan, in recognition of your learning and achievement.


Our Alumni Association will allow you to stay in touch long after your course has finished and will give you a forum where you can exchange information, share tips and receive exclusive offers and invitations to events.

The Future

This course is for participants who want to “step into” the filmmaking industry as either an independent filmmaker, producer or director. Attendees may wish to use the knowledge gained as an additional skill within their employment, to support their clients and grow their business, or may see this as a stepping stone or a foundation course to take the next step into the film industry.


  • Personal tuition from an internationally acclaimed and award-winning film director and producer
  • Coursework folder with comprehensive notes to take home
  • State-of-the-art studios and classrooms
  • Limited number in student cohort
  • Easy transport links to the campus
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Full social programme
  • Networking opportunities
  • Access to exclusive Alumni Association

Lights, Camera, Action!

Places are limited. So, take your first step into the business and contact us today!

  • To receive more information, please order a free brochure. Fill in your details and we will immediately send you a free copy of the Smart Filmmaking brochure.
  • You can enrol now for this Smart Filmmaking course with a credit card using our secure online enrolment form.