Prepared and written by Adonis Bondok
The study of cinema in France is available in several ways and one of the most famous and easy way to register is the universities, in all France there is more than 30 universities offering licence.
In Paris and its suburbs there are around five universities, including Paris eighth (Paris 8) in the city of Saint-Denis, the new university of the University (Paris 3), the first university (Paris 1) and the university of d (Paris 7).
The University of Paris 8 is one of the most important universities thanks to the excellent teaching staff, the diversity of lessons and the consistency of quantity between theoretical and practical materials. In a technical services office that allows the student to borrow photography equipment (cameras, sound, lighting…) within the university framework. A Montage room is also available two days a week during a certain time to work on projects. Cinema Hall to watch student movies and host movies from abroad. In addition to a library with 8 DVD and 4 CD of movies, music, interviews, and 14 large screens. It is the most university that accepts the percentage of expats students in its classes.
What is Cinema License 3 in Paris 8?
Highly based on theory such as film analysis, cinema history, cinema aesthetics, script, economy and production, cinema theories and etc…
There are practical materials such as directed exercises, intensive courses in audio, photo and montage given by specialists in the world of film work.
The material in the three years remains the same as the research topics changes according to each university professor
The student is given a wide knowledge of cinema and media and ignore him to be able to present a master as a researcher and then apply to a doctor. Or Master as a master and director (Master création). Or like many students, you can get enough of these students and start working after doing the stage that is mandatory from the second year of the school.
This job can be:
– As a photographer, a photographer, a camera assistant, a voice assistant…
– Post-Photography (Post-production): and montage of audio and photo.
– Working on tv channels that are large in France (technical or office)
– Film production companies.
– As a movie show (Projectionniste)
– Technical work in theatres (Lighting, sound and image).
After the stage, either sign a contract with the company and stop at the bachelor or the company accept that you work as a master and study master during your work.
A few universities that offer master création in Paris including Paris 8. Every year 60 people are accepted after studying his file which must contain a project for a film. If the student is accepted, he is accompanied by a university professor (project official) during the two years of study with the aim of writing the script and directed his film. In addition to working on short films to practice and learn cinema career more professionally. Of course, it is not without theoretical lessons that aim to link the process with the theories of cinema cinema.
There is a similar master presented by the university of Paris 1 under the title master scénario réalisation production
For the master recherche, the application is in the same way, the student is presenting a master letter with a detailed explanation of his project. In two years the student studies in theory. He complete his master letter.
In addition to Paris 8, the university of Paris 3 is one of the most important universities in the field of film (research) as a result of having a teaching staff of great cinema cinema.
Paris VIII is offering a third diploma in the field of cinema (Master valorisation des patrimoines et audiovisuels), especially on the study of the film archive, working on the conservation and restoration of film, audio and visual works in cinemas, laboratories, museums, film distribution companies and Publish it. The student is allowed to acquire the ability to work on the film archive: Indexing, keeping, restoring, legal questions.
A very fun study for those who are excited and interested in film research, this job offers an opportunity to travel and explore the archive and work with museums and cinema libraries in France and the world.
Note: the student is entitled to study master master (Master création et master recherche) if the university is approved.
The good thing also in Paris 8 is open to the student not only study cinema and also open to other specialties such as dance theatre music and philosophy where it is possible to take classes in these fields and identify students are grants to work with them on projects Different Art. In addition to mandatory language courses by choice (English, French, Arabic, Italian, Chinese, Japanese…)
The first link to a French website includes information about all types of cinema studies in France with lists of university names and addresses.
The second link of Paris 8
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