Directing Commercials Bootcamp
Duration: 2 days
Capacity: Max. 10 participants
Seasoned directors rarely share secrets, especially in a field as competitive and ambitious as directing commercials. With this 2-day intensive bootcamp, you’ll learn how to direct commercials and branded content for broadcast and the web from award-winning director, Aasaf Ainapore (Cannes, AICP, the British Arrows).
- How to break in
- The 24 specialisms of commercials directors
- Choosing a production company that knows how to market and nurture your talent
- In depth feedback on your reel with advice on tailoring it towards getting you representation
- Spotting emerging trends and positioning yourself to take advantage of them
- How ad agencies choose directors
- Unique access to pitches by some of the world's best directors
- Pitching best practice
- Practical pitch assignments
You'll also get the chance to write and shoot a 60 second commercial, based on a client brief!
Note: You'll be required to bring your reel or body of work as a link or on a usb drive at 720p resolution, as well as a laptop for practical exercises.