The A Level in Film Studies is designed to deepen your understanding, appreciation and enjoyment of film, the major art form of the twentieth century.
You will study film deriving from a variety of production contexts and experienced in a variety of viewing situations. You will also engage with a wide range of different kinds of films, developing skills of observation, critical analysis and personal reflection, as well as developing your creativity and practical skills, either in audio-visual or written form.
Exploring film form
British and American film
Film research and creative projects
Varieties of film experience issues and debates
"Whilst studying, I learned a massive amount about the creative aspect of video production, as well as the business side of things. It also gave me the skills I needed to go self-employed, and helped me start my own business."Jon Palfrey
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