UNITED TELEVUSION BROADCASTING

UTB IMAGE ACADEMY opened as a Japan branch of UTB in Hollywood, a Japanese broadcasting station. At UTB IMAGE ACADEMY, you can master skills to plan, make films, and edit movies as a film creator.

faculty/period of school sessions

film production "petit creator course"

entrance fee: ¥50,000

(ESP students are exemption from this fee.)

period of school sessions: 3 months, 24 times

Overview

UTB IMAGE ACADEMY opened as a Japan branch of UTB in Hollywood, a Japanese broadcasting station. At UTB IMAGE ACADEMY, you can master skills to plan, make films, and edit movies as a film creator. Now a days, filming equipment is evolving and everyone can make it with their own cell phone camera. However, not too many people knows how really a film is made. Film can do much more than it is normally thought about. You may be the one who makes it for someone, not the one only watch it. You will master the skills in 3 months.

  • Yon make a film and apply for a contest!
  • You master the skills to create a film for employment and job change.
  • You make a DVD of a live band and sell it, etc.

school hours・days of the week

period of school sessions: June〜/September〜/December〜, 3 months (twice a week)
Wednesdays 19:00〜21:00, Sundays 16:00〜18:00
24 lessons: We welcome private inquires if your schedule doesn't match this school hours.

school expenses

entrance fee: ¥50,000←*exemption tuition: ¥150,000 total: ¥150.000
*¥150.000 includes all material fees.
*ESP students are exemption from the entrance fee.

qualifications for admission

  • Anyone who is interested in the field. No educational background, age, sex are required.
  • Ability to hold Japanese conversation is required (interview is held). No Japanese writing skill is required.

curriculum

•First month: Mastering camera skills
You learn how to handle the equipment first. Using professional equipment's, you learn the detail. Other skills includes how to adjust it to the light and recording the sound clearly.
•Second month: Mastering producing skills
You actually make the film and learn the process and how to prepare it. Also, you learn how to direct it through planning and drawing storyboard.
•Third month: Mastering film directing skills
You finish it as you originally planed using film editing software.
You improve your skill to direct, not only you will be able to operate it smoothly as you planed. You will take the DVD you made home.
You master all the skills required for a film creator.
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