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Course Description: 

Movie Magic Scheduling (v5&6) 

(For PC & Mac). Movie Magic Scheduling is the industry standard drama scheduling software, used on productions as diverse as feature films through to continuing dramas across the world. 

This one day course begins with an introduction to the principles of scheduling, breaking down the script, then utilising the Movie Magic Scheduling software to input date, create a schedule ( including multiple schedules ), and generating numerous reports for all crewing departments.

The course uses a short film as a practical working example and is suitable for the novice user to intermediate users. 


Tutor: Dewi Griffiths

Biog: Dewi has worked in feature film and TV drama production for over thirty years, as Assistant Director, Production Manager, Line Producer and Producer.

Dewi worked for BBC, S4C, ITV, Sky, and Merchant Ivory. Also working in British film schools before being head hunted by the AFI and USC Film School to head up Producing at The Red Sea Institute of Cinematic Arts in Jordan.

Today Dewi runs his own TV & feature film production company, trains in Movie Magic Scheduling and Budgeting for major training providers, as well as being a qualified Production Health & Safety officer. 

Time: 10.00am - 5.00pm

Cost: £110 BECTU members/£140 Associate members i.e. ADA/£170 non BECTU members

Currently no available course dates.

Page last updated 10 October 2018.