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New York Film Academy South Beach Miami

Address: 420 Lincoln Rd # 200, Miami Beach, FL 33139, United States
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Description New York Film Academy South Beach Miami

New York Film Academy South Beach, Miami (New York Academy of Motion Picture Arts in Miami) is one of the best centers in the world for teaching specialists in the field of motion pictures. The center is very popular among people from all over the world, and it is not surprising - after all, in the center students get a really high-quality education with a great emphasis on developing practical skills.

Today, the Academy in Miami offers various educational courses in 2 general areas - Film Directing and Acting. These are educational programs of various duration - from 1 week to 1 year (6 different programs in the direction of "Film Directing" and 5 in "Acting Mastery"). This summer programs for students (for 6 programs). 2 undergraduate programs are the BFA in Filmmaking and the BFA in Acting for Film. And 2 areas of preparation for Master's programs are the Master of Fine Arts in Film Directing (MFA in Filmmaking) and the Master of Arts in Acting for Film (MFA in Acting for Film).

The teachers of the center are exclusively highly qualified specialists in the field of motion pictures. Most of the time they devote to teaching students practical work. Students create their own films and videos, work in groups to create a project, consult each other on various issues. Each student of the academy, regardless of the duration of the chosen course, takes part in the creation of a film or video.

In addition to the teachers of the center, students have an excellent opportunity to communicate "live" with invited specialists. This is, as a rule, world-famous fame - actors, directors, screenwriters, producers and other figures of film art, many of which are awarded the most prestigious world awards and awards. The undoubted advantage of the center is also excellent equipment. Students are engaged, using the best equipment in the world and the most advanced technologies.

Being in Miami, students have an excellent opportunity not only to study, but also to rest. Students always have the opportunity to sunbathe on the beach, swim, surf, visit a bar or restaurant. Education at the New York Academy of Motion Picture Arts in Miami is a great opportunity to plunge into the world of film art and start a career in this field!

Programs, courses and tuition/boarding fees, prices in New York Film Academy South Beach Miami

Program name
Date
Age
Cost
Annual
16+
from 2 428 $ / 2 weeks

EDUCATIONAL COURSES

The Academy in Miami offers its students educational courses in 2 areas - Film Directing and Acting. The programs can be accepted by students from any country of the world at the age of 18 years with good knowledge of English. The beginning of the classes varies depending on the chosen program, the duration of the courses is from 1 week to one year.

The course "Film Directing".

The educational programs involve immersing the student in the world of motion picture art and developing all the necessary skills for the filming of the film / plot / television. Programs vary in duration and can take 1, 4, 6, 8 full weeks, 12 weeks of evening education or an annual educational course with the issuance of a certificate. An annual educational program can begin in January or September.

The educational programs are carefully designed and include:

  • classroom instruction
  • practical lessons
  • mentoring.

Students from the first lesson are engaged in work in practice and gradually learn about the numerous visual, dramatic and technical problems that the director faces during work. Students create their own films from the stage of writing the script to editing the finished material, and all processes include both individual work and constant consultation with other students and teachers. In addition, students constantly help each other in the role of operators, lighting, assistants. Thus, each student acquires the most diverse skills necessary for directing work. At the end of the program, each student prepares a graduation work - usually a small film or video.

Cost of the programs:

  • Weekly rate = 1,603 $ / course
  • 4-week course = 3,528 $ / course
  • 6-week course = 4,490 $ / course
  • 8-week course = 5,666 $ / course
  • Annual program = 39,292 $ / year
  • 12-week evening program = 3,528 $ / course.

"Actor's acting in the film" course

The program of the course is designed for everyone who is interested in acting and feels the desire to improve in this direction. In the programs can take part both novice actors, and those who already have acting experience. Programs vary in duration and can take 4, 6 or 8 full weeks or 12 weeks of evening education.

A feature of teaching at the Academy is its practical focus. Students from the first lesson learn to work "on camera", which allows them not only to develop basic acting skills, but also to take into account the specifics associated with film production. In the process of education, professional teachers of the Academy work with students-actors, directors, screenwriters and other representatives of the film industry, many of whom are specialists with a world-wide reputation. As a result of the program, students acquire acting skills, voice and dubbing skills, learn to pass castings and are shot in the educational films of the students of the director's department.

Cost of the program:

  • Weekly rate = 1,175 $ / course
  • 4-week course = 4,062 $ / course
  • 6-week course = 4,400 $ / course
  • 8-week course = 5,880 $ / course
  • 12-week evening program = 3,528 $ / course.
Annual
18+
from 14 939 $ / semester

BACHELOR

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts in Miami prepares BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS, BFA in two directions - BFA in Filmmaking and BFA in Acting for Film. Bachelor's programs are carefully designed and include a huge number of disciplines with a focus on practical classes. Bachelor's programs last 3 years, and upon successful completion the graduate is awarded a bachelor's degree. Graduates of the Academy find their application in many aspects of the film industry both in the US and around the world.

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film Directing (BFA in Filmmaking).

The program lasts 3 years (9 semesters). May begin in January, May or September. The program is developed as a result of cooperation with students and teachers from all over the world and prepares successful specialists in their field.

During the education the students study the following disciplines and subjects:

  • Film Directing
  • Scenario full-length film
  • Acting for filmmakers
  • Film Editing
  • Lighting technology
  • The selection of actors and the organization of casting
  • Sound Engineering
  • Shooting technique
  • Production of advertising and music videos
  • Operator skills
  • Development and presentation of ideas
  • Management of the film crew
  • The Basics of Producing
  • Synchronous shooting
  • Fundamentals of film business
  • History of cinema
  • Work of the director with the actor
  • Budgeting and scheduling
  • Filming on 35 mm film
  • Directing a full-length film
  • Pre-production, production and post-production
  • New Media
  • Directing documentaries
  • Practical master classes
  • Scenario Skills
  • Mounting sound effects
  • Graduation work.

After successful completion of the program, graduates can find employment and promote their careers in the following specialties:

  • Producer
  • Film director
  • Screenwriter
  • Film editor
  • Operator
  • The foreman of illuminators (Gaffer)
  • Director assistant
  • Co-investor (super-technician)
  • Sound Producer
  • Sound producer
  • Operator Assistant
  • Requisitor.

The cost of the program is 13,514 $ / semester.

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting (BFA in Acting for Film).

The educational program lasts 3 years (8 semesters) and starts in January or September.

During the education, students study a large number of disciplines, including:

  • Stage movement
  • Work on the fragments
  • The Basics of Clownery
  • Statement of voice
  • Comedy of Masks
  • Work on Monologues
  • Improvisation
  • History of Cinematography
  • Dance
  • Acting for TV
  • The practice of casting
  • Fundamentals of Film Production
  • Unity of movement and speech
  • The practice of working on the set
  • Meisner's technique
  • Plastics Theater
  • Fundamentals of film business
  • Preparation for listening
  • Speech technique
  • Vocals for actors
  • Text analysis
  • Shakespeare's work
  • Martial arts for movies
  • Comparison of acting techniques for stage and cinema
  • Basics of acting
  • Work with accents and dialects
  • Graduation work (several actor's excerpts).

After successful completion of the program and obtaining a bachelor's degree, graduates can find employment in various specialties, such as:

  • Actor of cinema
  • The actor of television
  • The actor of serials
  • TV host
  • The actor of web episodes
  • The actor of scoring
  • The actor of advertising and video clips
  • Actor of the theater
  • The actor of the second plan.

The cost of the program is 12,796 $ / semester.

Annual
20+
from 17 206 $ / semester

MASTER

DEGREE OF MASTER OF FINE ARTS (MASTER OF FINE ARTS)

Master's programs at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts in Miami are designed for those who wish to improve their academic level and professional skills and obtain a Master's degree in Fine Arts (MASTER OF FINE ARTS). An applicant entering the magistracy department must have a bachelor's degree recognized by the United States Department of Education. Students can have a bachelor's degree either in the same specialty to which they apply, or not related to it, but then they must have a rich experience in the field of motion pictures, and also present a portfolio. Programs are quite intense, students are constantly engaged and improve their knowledge and skills. In the case of a successful graduation from the magistracy come out really "piece" experts who build a successful career in the field of cinema.

Master of Fine Arts in Film Directing (MFA in Filmmaking).

The program receives all applicants who have a Bachelor's or Master's degree. The education lasts 2 years (6 semesters) and starts in September. Students improve their knowledge in the field of filmmaking and are constantly engaged in practical work. The Academy's educational program is unique and consists of writing a script, producing and editing 10 films with ever increasing complexity of performance and duration, including:

  • semester film;
  • first year film;
  • advanced camera project;
  • musical film and montage;
  • Master's dissertation.

During the education, students acquire the following skills and knowledge:

  • art and technique of visual narration
  • the basis of digital video processing and digital editing.
  • fundamental education of acting actors and directors.
  • immersion in the script.

If the program is successfully completed, the student is awarded a Master's degree in Fine Arts. Graduates can get a work permit in the US.

The cost of the program is 13,096 $ / semester.

Master of Fine Arts in Acting for Film (MFA in Acting for Film).

The program is designed for everyone who wants to improve their acting skills and improve the academic level. The program lasts 2 years (4 semesters) and starts in September. Students are constantly engaged in practical work and take part in the filming of students of the director's department. During the first and second semesters, students receive the necessary knowledge of acting skills, playing methods, technical, emotional and physical work necessary for the acting profession. Students take part in theatrical productions, film and television shootings, clips and advertisements. At the end of the first year of study, students present a theater show for the invited audience and a film about student film production.

During the third semester, the acquired skills are refined and improved. Students undergo special courses that are designed to help them cope with the complex issues of acting. The fourth semester is devoted to the work on the final work together with the supervisor and other teachers.

In the case of a successful completion of the education, the graduate is awarded a Master's degree and can obtain a work permit in the United States.

The cost of the program is 16,286 $ / semester.

06.07.2020 -01.08.2020
10-17
from 2 428 $ / 2 weeks

SUMMER PROGRAMS

CAMP FOR TEENAGERS

  • Age of participants: 14-17 years
  • Dates: June-August
  • English language level: spoken language.

The participants of the camp for teenager are accommodated in the apartments from the partners of the Academy. Students are monitored around the clock by staff of the Academy and mentors / attendants. Students are provided with meals. In their spare time, students go in for sports and other extracurricular activities.

Film directing (Filmmaking Camps).

During the course, students receive knowledge in the field of direction. Teachers find an individual approach to every student, and help them to better adapt to the education system and reveal their talents. In the process of learning, every student creates and edits his own video.

Cost of the programs:

  • 3-week course = 4,445 $ / course
  • Weekly rate = 1,630 $ / course
  • 12 days off = 1,710 $ / course.

Acting Camps.

In the process of teaching, adolescents acquire knowledge of acting skills, stage speech, singing and other disciplines. Teachers help students to open up, overcome fear of speaking and develop skills to work "on camera". All students take part in the filming of student films.

Cost of the programs:

  • 3-week course = 3,410 $ / course
  • Week course = 1,140 $ / course
  • 12 days off = 1,525 $ / course.

CAMP FOR KIDS (Kids Camps)

  • Age of participants: 10-13 years
  • Dates: June-August
  • English language level: spoken language.

Programs specially adapted for students aged 10-13 years, who either make the first steps in filmmaking, or already have such experience. Due to the professionalism and high qualification of teachers, students are actively involved in the learning process and are not afraid to realize their potential. During the education, children are constantly under the supervision of the staff of the center and mentors / attendants.

Film directing (Filmmaking Camps).

Children study the theory and practice of motion pictures and directing. Each student is treated individually. During the education, children are engaged in individual and team work on a short story project.

Cost of the programs:

  • 2-week course = 2,275 $ / course
  • Week course = 1,140 $ / course
  • The course for 12 days off = 1,240 $ / course.

Acting Camps.

Students learn to overcome fear of public speeches and performances "on camera." Great attention is paid to the development of skills in stage speech. Each student can count on the development of individual abilities and qualities under the guidance of the teacher. Students take part in gaming shootings.

Cost of the programs:

  • 2-week course = 2,275 $ / course
  • Week course = 1,140 $ / course
  • The course for 12 days off = 1,240 $ / course.

Accommodation, housing and food

The Academy in Miami does not have its own hostel / guest house, but has partnerships with several agencies dealing with the placement of foreign students. Accommodation in the apartments includes a variety of amenities and varies in price. Also students of the Academy have the opportunity to choose their own accommodation at will. For all questions related to the selection of housing / equipment / cost, please contact our specialists.

Summer programs.

For students participating in summer programs, the Academy organizes accommodation in various apartments, each of which is located in close proximity to the premises of the center. To ensure the safety of students with them, there are always accompanying persons and employees of the center.

Characteristics of the apartments:

  • Rooms with necessary equipment (bed, table, chairs, wardrobe)
  • From 2 to 6 people in the room
  • Shared Bathroom
  • High speed internet and TV
  • Laundry
  • Canteen
  • Rest Rooms
  • Gym.

The staff of the center organize meals for students, which includes breakfast, lunch and dinner. Dishes can vary depending on the wishes. Pupils also have the opportunity to buy products in stores (only accompanied by staff or attendants).

Subjects, specialties, faculties

Subjects list : Acting for Film, Acting skills, advertising production, art, Bachelor of Arts (BFA) in Film, Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Acting, Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Photography, basics of clownery, Camera art, casting, Digital Editing Workshop, film business, Filmmaking, Hands-on Acting Workshop, Hands-on Evening Acting Workshop, Hands-on Evening Film Workshop, Hands-on Film Workshop, Hands-on Photography Workshop, history of cinema, lighting technology, Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Acting, Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Film, One-Year Hands-on Conservatory Film Program, Production, production of documentary films, rhetoric, Scenario art, Screenwriting Conservatory Program, Screenwriting Workshop, Sound design, Stage skills, staging, The art of dance, video editing

Events New York Film Academy South Beach Miami

During the education each student can vary various activities for recreation and entertainment. Students attend:

  • Beaches
  • Theaters and theatrical performances
  • Clubs and entertaining establishments
  • Museums and galleries
  • City and State Tours
  • Excursions to offices and production studios of telecommunication companies Univision and Telemundo
  • TV and radio studios
  • Shopping.

For sports fans, Miami also offers many opportunities. Students can practice the following sports:

  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Rowing
  • Football
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Fitness
  • Yoga
  • Fitness equipment.

Summer program.

For students participating in summer programs, a special leisure program is organized, events of which are held during free time and during weekends. Activities include:

  • Excursion tours around Miami and the surrounding area
  • Visiting beaches
  • Visiting the cinema and theaters
  • Playgrounds and centers
  • Offices and studios of telecommunication companies
  • Shopping
  • Amusement parks
  • Various evening and weekend activities.

Advantages

  • The possibility of obtaining a bachelor's degree in filmmaking and acting
  • The possibility of obtaining a master's degree in filmmaking and acting
  • Short-term and long-term educational courses
  • Highly qualified teachers from among recognized professionals in the field of the film industry
  • Assistance to foreign students in adaptation
  • High-class equipment and machinery
  • Prevalence of practical exercises
  • The New York Academy of Motion Picture Arts in Miami is accredited by the National Association of Schools for Arts and Design (NASAD)
  • Miami is a unique resort city with a wonderful climate and plenty of opportunities for a good rest.

Equipment New York Film Academy South Beach Miami

The Academy is considered one of the best centers in the world in terms of equipping with high-quality and modern cinema equipment. In the center are:

  • well-equipped auditorium for lecture classes;
  • film sets for practical work;
  • powerful computers with various software;
  • photo-laboratory and developing;
  • TV and radio rooms;
  • Theatre Studio;
  • library;
  • dining room and cafeteria;
  • lounges of rest.

At the disposal of students are the latest digital cameras and other equipment:

  • cranes and lifts;
  • tripods;
  • Lightning equipment;
  • microphones;
  • audio mixers;
  • video recoders;
  • switches;
  • windrows;
  • boards for video editing;
  • video converters;
  • video mixers and other equipment.

Term dates, timetable and extra fees

Start of classes:

  • for educational courses: all year round (depending on the chosen program / course)
  • for Baccalaureate programs: January, May, September
  • for MSc programs: September
  • for summer programs: June, July, August (depending on the chosen program / course).

Dates of semesters:

The programs of educational courses begin in different months throughout the year and can last from 1 week to one year. The academic year in the areas of Bachelor's and Master's programs differs by the number of semesters and their duration depending on the chosen program. Summer programs are held from June to August and can last from one to three weeks or take 12 days off.

For all questions related to the different options for the schedule / duration of the chosen course, please contact SMAPSE specialists.

Students learning:

Educational courses:

Course "Film Directing":

  • Weekly fee = 1,603 $ / course
  • 4-week course = 3,528 $ / course
  • 6-week course = 4,490 $ / course
  • 8-week course = 5,666 $ / course
  • Annual program = 39,292 $ / year
  • 12-week evening program = 3,528 $ / course

The course "Actor's skill in the film":

  • Weekly fee = 1,175 $ / course
  • 4-week course = 4,062 $ / course
  • 6-week course = 4,400 $ / course
  • 8-week course = 5,880 $ / course
  • 12-week evening program = 3,528 $ / course

BACHELOR

  1. Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film Directing (BFA inFilmmaking) = 13,514 $ / semester
  2. Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting (BFA inActing for Film) = 12,796 $ / semester

MASTER

  1. Master of Fine Arts in Film Directing (MFA inFilmmaking) = 13,096 $ / semester
  2. Master of Arts in Acting (MFAin Acting for Film) = 16,286 $ / semester

SUMMER PROGRAMS

Students Camps:

Film Directing (Filmmaking Camps):

  • 3-week course = 4,445 $ / course
  • Weekly rate = 1,630 $ / course
  • 12 days off = 1,710 $ / course

Acting Camps:

  • 3-week course = 3,410 $ / course
  • Week course = 1,140 $ / course
  • 12 days off = 1,525 $ / course

BABY CAMP (Kids Camps)

Film Directing (Filmmaking Camps):

  • 2-week course = 2,275 $ / course
  • Week course = 1,140 $ / course
  • Course for 12 days off = 1,240 $ / course

Acting Camps:

  • 2-week course = 2,275 $ / course
  • Week course = 1,140 $ / course
  • The course for 12 days off = 1,240 $ / course.

The cost of living depends on the chosen accommodation option. For all questions related to the selection of suitable placement / cost please contact SMAPSE specialists.

Additional charges

  • Registration fee (not refundable)
  • Deposit (refundable)
  • Payment for the use of equipment (there are practically all courses and programs) = from 120 $ to 4,200 $ (depending on the type and duration of the course)
  • Visa Fees
  • Educational aids
  • Compulsory medical insurance
  • Transfer from / to the airport
  • Fare
  • Personal pocket expenses
  • Translation and certification of documents.

Extra fees:

  • Transfer (return)
  • Study materials
  • Visa fees
  • Medical insurance
  • Flight tickets
  • Curator support

Entry requirements, assessment and extra fees, how to apply, what is required to enrol, conditions, entry tests and exams

For educational courses:

  • age: 18 years
  • a school diploma or a bachelor's / master's degree or any other document on education / skill level
  • spoken English
  • confirmation of financial security.

For Bachelor's programs:

  • age: 18 years
  • graduated high school with a good certificate
  • transfer of a school certificate
  • recommendations from school teachers
  • knowledge of English: TOEFL  iBT 68 / IELTS 5.5
  • confirmation of financial security.

For Master's programs:

  • age: 18 years
  • bachelor's degree (it does not have to coincide with the chosen direction of the master's degree)
  • necessarily presence of a portfolio on the creative subjects (audio, video, photo materials, articles, creative works and other)
  • knowledge of English: TOEFL iBT 79 / IELTS 6.5
  • confirmation of financial security.

For summer programs:

  • age: 10-17 years
  • participant is a pupil of a school or a college / university student
  • knowledge of English at a conversational level
  • confirmation of financial security.

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- we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs)
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program,
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program,
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively

- recommended submission one year before the start of the program,
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.
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