Holiday Workshops

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

We maximise LEARNING by maximising FUN

Small groups of children – real learning and ATTENTION

All instructors have a Working with Children CHECK

Australian Teachers of Media Award WINNERS!

24 Sept to 5 Oct 2018 Holiday Program

These holidays we are offering a mini menu in Malaga, while we run some new workshops as part of the Awesome Festival!

Our full program will be offered again in the Dec/Jan holidays.



Intro to Game Design 

Why just play them when you can make your own!

Have a super-fun day making and playing new games with other gamers.

You’ll learn how to create 3 different types of games (without getting bogged down in coding) using Gamemaker, a free software you can download at home and keep on creating. 

Tues 25 Sept – 10am to 3pm – max. of 8 – suitable for those in years 5 to 8 – $70

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Zombie Makeup SFX

Professional movie makeup SFX expert Stephanie will teach you the specialist techniques and materials to make your zombie dead cool.

You’ll cover stippling, contouring, decaying blending, small scar latex application and blood effects.

Bring an old shirt for blood spraying and cutting up, then we’ll film you in our green screen room and send you a small film of your gruesomeness too!
Wed 26 Sept – 10am to 1pm – max of 15 – suitable for those in years 3-6 – $55

Self-taping auditions (for parents too!)

This parent & child workshop will teach you both the skills you need to work together to film a great self-taped audition and get that call back!
We’ll cover: identifying important information in the audition piece, preparing and practicing, setting up the phone or camera, sound and lighting, creating the imagined environment, eye-lines, script choices, labeling and uploading the best takes, sending the links via email and more about the audition process.
Thurs 27 Sept – 10am to 1pm – max. of 9 pairs – Parent and Child (aged 11-16)  – $99 (for one adult and one child)

Intro to Screen Acting

Learn the fundamentals of Screen Acting, including emotions, naturalism, focus, how to work with a crew and even what it’s like to be an extra.

A fun day of building skills and confidence for Beginners!

Tues 2 Oct – 10am to 3pm – max of 12 – suitable for those in years 4 to 7 – $75

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3D Animation

3D is the future and the future is NOW!

Learn how to create 3D animations using Blender, a 3D animation program you can download at home for free to keep creating.

Wed 3 Oct – 10am to 4pm  – max. of 8 – suitable for those in years 7 to 10 – $80

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Workshop terms and conditions

For the comfort of all participants, please adhere to the age groups listed

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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