Photo Walk in Kalba, Kalba ,2018. Photo: Sharjah Art Foundation.

Course Discerption

Course: Basics of Filmmaking and Acting
in collaboration with Sharjah Tv

Dates: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 25–27 October 2022
Timings: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm
Location: Collections Building, Arts Square
Ages: 11–15
Languages: English and Arabic


Filmmaking Crew

Over the course of two days, participants will be introduced to the various elements of filmmaking, such as storytelling, storyboards, lighting, filming and editing. After this, they will be divided into groups make a short film, along with the Acting Crew.

Acting Crew

Participating actors will work under the guidance of an instructor to learn how to connect to a scene and make specific, simple and personal choices while portraying a character. After this, they will link up with another workshop and perform roles in the short films produced by the Filmmaking Crew.


Registration for this course will be open soon.

Sharjah Art Foundation is committed to making its programmes as inclusive and accessible as possible. Kindly contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) in advance to arrange any support needed during this session. Support could include ramps for wheelchairs, reserved seats for those with hearing impairments to read lips, and sign language interpreters for talks and symposia.

All materials are provided by Sharjah Art Foundation.