Holiday Workshops


Boy With Movie Clapper Board

Why choose Filmbites?

Experience “The Filmbites Way” – learn screen skills in a NURTURING environment

We maximise LEARNING by maximising FUN

Small groups – real learning and ATTENTION

All instructors have a Working with Children CHECK

Australian Teachers of Media Award WINNERS!


Full program to be released early June.  

If you are not already on our mailing list, join here for first notice when it’s released and to access early bird discounts!

All workshops at Filmbites HQ & studio in Malaga unless stated.


Intro to Gaming

Why just play games when you can make your own.

Have a fun day with other gamers learning how to use Gamemaker software, then download it at home for free and keep developing (and playing!) your very own custom-made game! 



Tues 4 July 10am to 3pm

Suitable for ages 9-13yrs – Max. of 8

$85  Click here to book

Make-a-Tropfest-Movie Workshop (3 days)

Don’t sit around watching movies these holidays. Make your own! Brainstorm an idea, storyboard the scenes, learn about key equipment such as camera, lights and sound, then direct, crew and act to produce your own film!

This film will be entered into the Tropfest Jr competition – this year’s signature item RAINBOW!. You’ll get a copy to keep on DVD too.

(Enrol for this workshop and receive a free place in Filmbites Intro to Acting workshop on Tues 4 July)

5 – 7 July inclusive 10am to 3pm each day 

Suitable for ages 9-15yrs (must be 15 or under to be eligible to enter Tropfest Jr) 

$245 Click here to book 

Intro to 2D Animation

Using Flash software, you’ll create your own character and background, then create your own short animated scene by the end of the day.

Image from “Orange Juice”, Filmbites student Libero’s Australian Teachers of Media People’s Choice award-winning animated film!



Mon 10 July  10am to 3pm

Suitable for ages 11-15yrs – Max. of 8

$85  Click here to book

Improvisation Skills

with special guest instructor Glenn Hall

Details coming soon!





Tuesday 11 July 11am to 2.30pm

Ages 9-13yrs – Max of 14 participants 

$75 – Click here to book – enter “May” in the promo code for 15% off until 31 May!

Makeup SFX – Latex Masks

Where will your imagination take you?  

Learn a simple yet effective method to create your own latex mask.  Design, sculpt, coat, decorate, peel and wear! All materials included.

Led by professional make-up SFX artist and instructor Stephanie Davis.


Wednesday 12 July 10am to 1pm

Suitable for 13-17yr olds 

$85 Click here to book


3D is the future and the future is NOW!  Using free Blender software, you’ll create your own character and background, then create your own short animated scene by the end of the day.




Fri 14 July 10am to 3pm

Suitable for ages 13-17yrs – Max. of 8

$85  Click here to book 

Workshop terms and conditions:

For the comfort of all participants, please adhere to the age groups listed. Please call the office on 9209 2689 if you wish to make a booking outside these age groups

Cancellations more than one week prior to the workshop will receive a full refund

Other refunds will be made where possible at the discretion of Filmbites

Filmbites reserves the right to cancel any workshop at any time

Filmbites takes no responsibility for any personal items left behind at any venue

Holiday Workshops May 9, 2014

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    (08) 9209 2689
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    Ewing Ave
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    Bradbury St.
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    50 St. Stephen’s Cr.

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