London Film Academy

Producing: The Business of Film

Gain practical tips and motivational advice covering the entire filmmaking process, from concept to exhibition in just one day on our intense Business of Film workshop.

This workshop gives you an overview of the entire process of making a film from a Director and Producer's point of view. You will come away with an overview of key areas such as: financing your film, casting, distribution and finding a sales agent and more.

Learn from the comfort of your home - our next intake on 12 September 2020 will delivered online via Zoom between 10:00 and 17:00 (GMT)

Supporting the Safety of Our Students during COVID-19

At London Film Academy, students are at the heart of everything we do and our priority is first and foremost the health and wellbeing of our students, staff and tutors.

Find out how the LFA is continuing to deliver practical courses safely



This course is designed for Producers, Directors and anyone who wants to make a film.

This workshop gives an overview of the entire process of making a film from a Director and Producer's point of view.  It covers:

  • Script-writing
  • Script development
  • Financing your film
  • Casting
  • Dealing with agents
  • Practical guide on how to choose your shots
  • On set working relationships with Heads of Department
  • Post-production (editing, music etc.)
  • What to do when your film is in the can
  • Finding a sales agent
  • Distribution
  • Getting a cinema release
  • Releasing on video
  • Festivals
  • Case studies
  • Analysis of figures and facts
  • All applicants must be fluent in English: English Language Level: Upper Intermediate
  • Minimum age 18


For in depth Visa information please visit our Visa page.


To apply online please click on the course date below.

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