Student Showcase 2022

The destination for learning independent film in Dubai.

Raindance Film School launched its Dubai campus in January 2021. We are dedicated to nurturing and empowering the next wave of creative, influential independent filmmakers.

Immerse yourself in the transformative Raindance experience. Take the leap and apply today to embark on your filmmaking journey!

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EXCITING CAREER PATHWAYS

As a student at Raindance, you design

your course around your needs, schedule, and budget.

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HND LEVEL 5 DIPLOMA IN FILMMAKING

This is a full-time practical course for those who wish to pursue a career in the film industry such as screenwriting, directing, producing, or cinematography. Classes run over 12 hours per week to fit into your work/life commitments.  The HND Level 5 Diploma is a vocational qualification that is equivalent to the first two years of a UK university degree.  

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HND IN VFX AND MOTION GRAPHICS

This course is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to excel in the visual effects and motion graphics field within the creative media industry. Students will learn various techniques and tools used in Visual effects and motion graphics as well as gain insights into the professional practices and cultures associated with this industry. The course will culminate in an individual project, allowing students to apply their acquired skills and showcase their creativity.

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HND LEVEL 5 DIPLOMA IN SCREEN ACTING & FILMMAKING

This course is for those who wish to pursue a career in acting with a focus on performance and character development. Students will explore key theories to develop and refine their performance techniques.  Classes run over 12 hours per week to fit into your work/life commitments.  The HND Level 5 Diploma is a vocational qualification that is equivalent to the first two years of a UK university degree.  

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TOP-UP BA IN FILM & PERFORMING ARTS (LONDON ONLY)

This is a progression course for students studying on the HND programme at our Dubai or Mexico campuses.  It requires the completion of our Level 5 HND (or equivalent) and is only available in London.

This is a one year full-time University level course for those who wish to pursue a career in acting for screen and/or filmmaking and is validated by De Montfort University. 

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THE RAINDANCE INTERNATIONAL DEGREE PROGRAMME

This is a unique course designed to give our learners the opportunity to experience filmmaking or acting across 3 continents and achieve a full UK university degree at the end of the third year.  You will start your journey in Dubai where you will build a solid foundation in your chosen pathway whilst completing your Level 4 HNC.  In year two you will travel to Mexico where you will spend the next eight months to further develop your skills and achieve your Level 5 HND.  For your final year, you will return to London to  complete the BA Hon’s in Film and Performing Arts Practices. 


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We are in the industry of storytelling, and the Raindance course will — perhaps for the first time — inspire you to consider what you want your own personal story to be.

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Raindance is a gateway to the world of independent film and filmmakers.

You’ll receive our revolutionary training in filmmaking and screenwriting from active professionals in the industry. 

WHAT YOU GET AS A RAINDANCE STUDENT

Flexibility

Raindance brings you day, evening, and weekend courses to suit any schedule. It’s a beautiful thing when your goals and schedule line up!

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Validation
Whether you attend a short course or commit to a degree, your certification is validated by DeMontfort University.

 

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Access
You get first-dibs at Raindance’s renowned courses and networking events before anyone else!

 

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Exposure
Show off your hard work to the world! You get the chance to screen your film at the Raindance Film Festival, complete with Q&A and after party.

 

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Networking
We offer a variety of networking events throughout the year for students to get to know each other, and connect with industry professionals.

 

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Festival Entry
As a Raindance student, you and a guest receive free entry to the most exciting independent film festival in London! A £100 value.
Learn more about the Raindance Film Festival here.

 

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SCHEDULE A CONSULTATION

For more information on how Raindance can train you to become the filmmaker you want to be, request a consultation with us via the form below!

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