Directors' Package

Our Directors' Package allows those who book 3 or more directing workshops to claim a 20% discount. With a guaranteed saving of over £100, there's never been a better way to come and see what we're up to at LFS!

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Wherever you find the green Directors' Package logo you'll find a tried-and-tested workshop, led by a top quality tutor - and a fantastic opportunity to save.

Topics include working with actors, working with writers, visual storytelling, character, storyboarding, pitching your film, prepping your film for production... and more!

Click on the course titles below to learn more about the workshops available. Scroll through the testimonials on the right to find out how the previous participants for these workshops fed back. And when you're ready, get all the booking information you need at the bottom of this page.


Directors' Package Workshops: 

How to Set Up and Run a Production Company
This 1-day workshop is designed to provide a practical guide for anyone who has ever considered setting up and running their own independent production company.
Date: Fri 12 Jul 2019
Normal fee: £150   Package fee: £120

Directors' Prep: Everything You Need To Know Before You Shout 'Action!'
This workshop is for filmmakers intent on making an entry into directing or producing TV drama. It describes the process of preparation for production and gives you the tools you need to confidently shout 'Action!'
Date: Sat 13 & Sun 14 Jul 2019
Normal fee: £250   Package fee: £200

Selling, Marketing & Distributing Film: The Process Demystified
In this intensive 2-day workshop, Oscar winning producer and marketeer Mia Bays presents an A-Z guide to the current sales marketing and distribution landscape, with advice and contacts from over 20 years in the film industry.
Date: Fri 19 & Sat 20 Jul 2019
Normal fee: £300   Package fee: £240

Visual Storytelling: An Introduction for Directors, Writers & Producers
In this 2-day workshop, director Josh Appignanesi takes participants shot by shot into the heart of cinema.
Date: Sat 7 & Sun 8 Sept 2019
Normal fee: £250   Package fee: £200

Crossplatform Storytelling, Development & Production
In this 2-day workshop, internationally renowned story, crossmedia consultant Alison Norrington will introduce you to the exciting possibilities that a digital strategy and experience design could bring to your projects.
Date: Sat 7 & Sun 8 Sept 2019
Normal fee: £250   Package fee: £200

Story Is Character: The Art of Film Storytelling
This 1-day workshop with script editor Kate Leys introduces the art and craft of storytelling for film by focusing on the heart of your story: character.
Date: Fri 13 Sep 2019
Normal fee: £125   Package fee: £100

Directing Commercials Bootcamp
With this 2-day intensive bootcamp, you’ll learn how to direct commercials and branded content for broadcast and the web from award-winning director, Aasaf Ainapore.
Date: Sat 21 & Sun 22 Sep 2019
Normal fee: £375   Package fee: £300

Documentary Ideas Surgery
If you have a passion to make factual programmes and ideas you’re burning to get off the ground but need help to take them to the next stage, this 1-day course is for you.
Date: Fri 22 Nov 2019
Normal fee: £150   Package fee: £120


Other workshops included in the package are listed below. They will be available to book as soon as new dates have been confirmed:


How to book your Directors' Package:

  • Go to the LFS Payment Area.
  • Add 3 or more workshops to your basket. 
  • 'View Basket' and enter the following Coupon code: directorspackage
  • 'Update Basket' and check out.
  • Start planning how to spend all the money you've saved!  

Directors' Package Rules (Terms & Conditions):

  • To qualify for the 20% discount, a minimum of 3 workshops must be booked within the same transaction.
  • This offer is restricted to the workshops listed above (e.g. it does not apply to the LFS Summer Schools or to Udayan Prasad's working with actors course).
  • Places are subject to availability and are allocated on a first come first served basis until each workshop is full. Early booking is therefore advised.
  • The Directors' Package discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer (e.g. Early Birds).
  • Our normal Refunds and Cancellations Policy applies.

If you have a question about the Directors' Package, please email workshops@lfs.org.uk