WHY US?


Hollywood

The American film industry is unique in that it markets the "American experience. Many countries have their own film industry and their ways of doing things but each one is influenced with what originates from the West. Hollywood is the Mecca of the global film industry. It's way of working sets the rules on how things are done.  Speed, efficiency and optimum results are the bottom line and no place does it better than Hollywood USA.

This in no way is meant to diminish the value of Classic Russian Cinema. On the contrary, Hollywood takes from the best and have long followed the lessons taught by Russian masters like Chekhov, Eisenstein, and Vertov. One of the objectives of the HIMC program is to reaffirm the significance of Russian film production during it's golden age and add it to our curriculum. We review the historical achievements made in visual story telling and combine it with practical everyday lessons. Our program is set to combine the ideal with the real.

THE RIGHT CHOICE


Choice

We at HIMC have created a program to train actors, filmmakers and television journalists from throughout the world. Our intensive four-week program combines practice with theory. Our focus is on Cinema studies, the dramatic arts and television journalism. ours aim is to teaching students to implement their professional skills in the film business.  is a unique synthesis of art, creativity and business, and if the secrets of creativity are more or less known, the secrets of the business, as a rule, remain secrets. The American film industry is a huge and complicated business mechanism that works according to certain laws and regulations. We want our students to understand these rules and learn how to follow them correctly, to build their cinematic careers and point the way to success. This is the main goal of the program: "Success strategies for a career in world cinema.”

In addition, our program also aims to increase your professional skills with an emphasis on how to realize yourself in the profession properly and effectively, on how to sell your knowledge and skills.

OPPORTUNITIES


Our expectation is that our graduates will be able to use the skills and direction we provide to become skilled professionals capable of finding employment in the film industry. We expect them to either continue their education or join the workplace and help lead the way to modernization and advancement.

OUR CURRICULUM


HOLLYWOOD: THE SYNTHESIS OF ART AND BUSINESS

  • purchase/increase/improve their skills in filmmaking, both in theory and practice;
  • remain highly creative specialists while working under a rigid time schedule and production budget;
  • be part of a single creative team united in the achievement of a common goal;
  • navigate freely in the movie business;
  • understand the internal mechanism and structure of Hollywood and the global film industry;
  • work and behave professionally according to the standards of Hollywood;
  • build, effectively and systematically, a career both at home and in Hollywood;
  • create one independently made short film and shoot 4 scenes/educational films;

HOLLYWOOD: ACTING AS A BUSINESS

  • find in the heroes’ images the features that make the image and the narrative reliable.
  • use their own life experience in the first trial audition, adding individual features to the image of the hero;
  • become part of a single creative team, acting and cooperating to achieve a common goal;
  • convincingly "live a stage" in front of the camera, rationally applying this ability in given conditions;
  • work and behave professionally;
  • build their careers effectively and systematically;
  • extract the maximum from their profession of material gain;
  • make two video clips (demo reels) in which the actor is the scene in dramatic and comedic genres.

THE BUSINESS OF JOURNALISM AND THE MODERN TV PRESENTER

  • explore the theme in an effective manner;
  • conduct their own investigations;
  • write the text (script) of his/her statement;
  • operate modern equipment;
  • shoot;
  • organize a survey;
  • work in the studio and in the field;
  • work in the frame;
  • work as both part of a group and solo;
  • edit;
  • be part of a single creative team, acting and cooperating to achieve a common goal;
  • work and behave professionally;
  • build their careers effectively and systematically;
  • extract the maximum from their profession in terms of material gain;

BUSINESS & PRODUCTION OF MUSIC VIDEOS

  • Acquire/upgrade/improve their professional skills in major filmmaking/music video disciplines in theory and in practice;
  • Remain highly creative specialists in the conditions of a tight time schedule of production and budget;
  • Be a part of a collaborative creative team, tight-knit and integral, committed to achieving a shared objective;
  • Feel confident in the film business;
  • Understand the inner mechanism and structure of Hollywood and the global Film industry;
  • Work and conduct oneself in a professional way, and in accordance with Hollywood standards;
  • Build one’s career effectively and consistently in one’s home country and in Hollywood;
  • Have a portfolio of one original music video and 4 scenes - student films;
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