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Years 5-8

Secrets of Movie-Making: Virtual Lesson

Virtual lesson

Go behind the scenes of film production

Through films made by young people, students learn more about filmmaking and take away some know-how to inspire their own productions.

This lesson focuses on:

  • student-made film and animation projects
  • the different creative and technical roles involved in filmmaking
  • the technology, tricks and techniques behind the magic of filmmaking
  • going about getting started on a personal or group film project

This is a live virtual lesson run by ACMI Educators. It includes an interactive activity and a range of post-lesson activities for further discovery.

Term 2 bookings are open. Book via invoice or using Credit Card.

Term 1, 2021 bookings are still available. To book a session for Tues-Thurs at 9:15am 10:30am, 11:45am or 2pm, please email


Thursdays and Fridays during school terms

9:15am, 10:30am, 11:45am


Per class / up to 30 students



45 mins


Term 2 bookings are open.

Book via invoice.

Book using Credit Card.

Term 1, 2021 bookings are still open via email.

How to participate

Lessons are delivered via Zoom.
You will receive log-in details and resources prior to the lesson.

Learning areas and capabilities:

Media arts, English, Visual communication, Critical and creative thinking

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