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Interpretation For Cinema and TV

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Introductory course to acting techniques and interpretation for television.

Its goals are to develop creative, physical and emotional skills necessary for the preparation of an actor's work.

Develops skill as an actor for Cinema and Television.

Includes the creation of a Videobook.

Connection to the Directing course, with integration in projects.

Teaches interpretation tools and methods, working the voice, movement and body.

Prepares skills for the work market in the field of representation.

By concluding this training, you will have the possibility to participate in our European Mobility Project ERASMUS+.

ETIC_Algarve provides the possibility of attending a 320h Internship, for the trainees that fulfill the requirements of JUMP – Support to Professional Integration.
Course Plan
1 Year
320 hours
Classes from October to July

Participant Limit

Mínimum:8
Maximum:16
12 x 246,67€
+100€ Application fee

Recipients

For all who feel the call and the passion for the art of acting. For active actors, students or people who are simply interested in Interpretation and who have little to no training or experience and would like understand and develop their true potential.

Professional Opportunities

  • Actor
  • Actor agencies
  • Casting agencies

Course Content

INTERPRETATION

  • Understanding the dramatic game
  • Dramatizing movement, body and voice
  • Improvisation techniques
  • Creation and composition of characters
  • Knowing the basic rules for the mask technique

BREATHING AND VOICE

  • Knowing breathing and vocal warmup
  • Working diction; knowing how to apply adequate techniques to the body/instrument

BODY AND MOVEMENT

  • Expressive exploration of the body, space and time
  • Quality of movement
  • Group movement
  •  Choreography
  • Basic rules of artistic fencing

ACTING FOR THE CAMERA

  • Relationship between the actor and the movie director
  • Relationship between the actor and the actor director
  • Projects recorded with multicamera
  • Projects recorded with one camera
  • On the set: understanding the types of shots, lighting, focus marks, microphones, take to take and shot to shot continuity, etc.

SCRIPT ANALYSIS

  • Understanding the script as a work instrument
  • Script formatting standards for cinema and TV
  • Understanding writing techniques used by script writers
  • Understanding the acts and narrative points of a script

HISTORY OF THEATER AND CINEMA

  • The origins of Theater
  • The origins of Cinema
  • Aesthetic conceptions

CHARACTERIZATION

  • Characterization and makeup techniques
  • Character composition

FINAL PROJECT

  • Final exercise to put in practice the knowledge acquired throughout the course about the actor’s work.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP & PORTFOLIO

  • Learn how to manage your image and gain more work opportunities

INTERNSHIP

  • Possibility to apply for a 320h Internship for the trainees who fulfill the requirements for JUMP – Professional Integration Support

Teachers

Teachers

Facilities and Equipment

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  • Classrooms with individual workstations in an Apple environment
  • ETIC_Algarve Studio
  • Acting Classroom

Facilities and Equipment

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  • Classrooms with individual workstations in an Apple environment
  • ETIC_Algarve Studio
  • Acting Classroom

Portfolios

Portfolios

Pricing ​​

Monthly Fees:
9 x 328,89€
+100€ Application fee
12 x 246,67€
+180€ Application fee
Special Discounts (not combinable):
-10%
save 296€
Application until 31/08
-12,5%
save 370€
Full payment until 31/08;
Former Trainees - Instalments;
(+100€ Application fee)
-7,5%
save 222€
Full Payment
after 01/09
(+ 100€ Application fee)
-15%
save 444€
Full Payment - Former Trainees
(+ 100€ Application fee)

Application Process

Schedule a personal interview at:

  • info@eticalgarve.com
  • 289 823 359 / 960 309 550

Optional - send an email answering the following questions: 

  • Why am I applying for this course? 
  • What are my motivations? 
  • What are my professionals aspirations? 

Attend the interview previously scheduled by the Pedagogical Director:

  • Present your portfolio
  • Await for the results of your application.

The applications take place between the months of June and October, until the beginning of the school year and classes, as long as there are vacancies in the courses. 

These can be done after the verification of the admission conditions, upon the payment of the registration and submitting the following documents: 

  • Curriculum vitae / Biography
  • 1 passport photo (digital or printed)
  • Certificate of habilitations 
  • Documents from the Candidate and the Responsible for the payment (National Identification Card + Taxpayer Identification Number + Proof of Address: water, electricity or telephone bills or driving license) 
  • Completing and Signing the application form and the training contract.

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