Academy

TV & Cinema Academy - Intensive Trainings / TV & Cinema Academy - Master Program
TV & Cinema Academy - Master Program

The Master Program is divided into 4 modules and runs over 6 months. 2 bilingual intakes per year (English/French). Designed for young Make-up Artists with complete make-up education or confirmed/self-taught professional Make-up Artists with at least 3 years of significant free-lance experience. Next intake 3rd April 2015.

TV & Cinema Academy - Master Program

TV & Cinema Academy - Master Program

The Master Program is divided into 4 modules and runs over 6 months. 2 bilingual intakes per year (English/French). Designed for young Make-up Artists with complete make-up education or confirmed/self-taught professional Make-up Artists with at least 3 years of significant free-lance experience. Next intake 3rd April 2015.

TV / Module 1

1,5 months
Module 1/4, 3rd April 2015

Covered topics

- Better understanding of Colorimetric methodology
- Make-up for TV programs, news broadcasts and video clips
- Specificity of TV and video clips environment
- Light usage: natural, artificial, set background
- TV Camera technical differences
- TV shows time-scale specificity
- Preparation to Video-clips: working with the director
- Product use and tips for different climates (heat, snow, rain, cold, …)

Wig-making and Hair-dos

- Wig setting
- How to take it off, to clean and maintain
- Fitting of hairpieces and creation of beard, moustaches and sideburns
- How to take them off, clean and maintain
- How to repair wigs and hairpieces
- Initiation to hairpieces manufacturing

Speakers

Affiliate professors to the Academy
Team work with HMC team (wardrobe, make-up and hair), director of photography, wigmaker, technicians (TV camera, screen, lighting).
Special guest speaker from the US
Wig maker

Timetable

Morning demos
PM: practises in real Work condition (Light, 4K screens and Cameras,…)

Duration

6 weeks - 195 hours

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TV Series & TV Movies / Module 2

1 month
Module 2/4

Covered topics

- TV movies and series, what and how it happens during a shooting
- How to read and work with a script
- How to prepare make-up step by step according to a script
- Preparation of first meeting with the Director, actors and technical team
- Organization (time frame, material, conditions,…)
- Negotiating the budgets with production company
- How to work under time constraint and with limited budget
- Light work
- TV series camera specificity
- TV Beauty, period and special effects make-ups

Wig-making and Hair-dos

- Wig setting
- How to take it off, to clean and maintain
- Fitting of hairpieces and creation of beard, moustaches and sideburns
- How to take them off, clean and maintain
- How to repair wigs and hairpieces
- Initiation to hairpieces manufacturing

Speakers

Affiliate professors of the Academy
Team work with HMC team (wardrobe, make-up and hair), Director of photography, scriptwriter, director, wigmaker, technicians (TV camera, screen, lighting).
Special Guest speaker from the US
Wig maker

TImetable

Morning demos
PM: practises in real Work condition (Light, 4K screens and Cameras…) 

Duration

4 weeks - 130 hours

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Cinema / Module 3

2 months
Module 3/4

Covered topics

- Beauty enhancement for movies, period movies, aging, SFX
- Which relationship to develop with Actors, Directors, Directors of photography
- Make-up cultural differences
- How to read and work with a script
- How to prepare a script step by step
- Preparation of first meeting with Director
- Organization (time frame, material, conditions…)
- How to work on a full-length feature film or short films, with Majors or indies
- Light work
- Cinema camera specificities
- How to work with prosthetics artists

Wig-making and Hair-dos

- Wig setting
- How to take it off, to clean and maintain
- Fitting of hairpieces and creation of beard, moustaches and sideburns
- How to take them off, clean and maintain
- How to repair wigs and hairpieces
- Initiation to hairpieces manufacturing

Speakers

Affiliate professors of the Academy
Scriptwriter, director of photography, director, wigmaker, technicians (movie camera, screen, lighting)
Special Guest speakers from the US
Wig maker

Timetable

Morning demos
PM: practices in real Work condition (Light, 4K screens and Cameras,…)

Xmas Break from 19th Dec. 2014 till 4th Jan. 2015

Duration

8 weeks - 260 hours

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SFX - PROSTHETICS / Module 4

2 months
Module 4/4

Covered topics

- Adventure movies, thrillers, fantasy…
- How to work with prosthetics on an actor
- Fingerprinting
- Moulding
- Sculpture (Plastiline)
- Prostheses creation (silicone,…)
- Protheses make-up
- Adjustement on the actors
- Initiation to dental prostheses

Wig-making and Hair-dos

- Wig setting
- How to take it off, to clean and maintain
- Fitting of hairpieces and creation of beard, moustaches and sideburns
- How to take them off, clean and maintain
- How to repair wigs and hairpieces
- Initiation to hairpieces manufacturing

Speakers

Afiliate professors of the Academy
Special Guest speakers from the US
Wig Maker

Timetable

Morning demos
PM: practices in real Work condition (Light, 4K screens and Cameras)

Duration

8 weeks - 260 hours

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INTERNSHIPS / FINAL EXAM

All program long

Internships

Our vast experience in organizing internships for our students of our flagship Paris Academy ensures the proposal of internships within the professional structures of la Cité du Cinéma (schools, shootings ...). The classes not attended while doing an internship will be taken into account in the grading.

Final exam preparation

October 2015
Final exam: in-situ film shooting exercise
Joint project with the École de la Cité’s students​

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TUITION FEES / ENROLLMENT

Brochure / Application File

REGISTRATION TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Total price: 12 000€
Deposit payable upon registering, to confirm participation on the course: €3 600
Balance to be paid no later than 10 days before the start of the course: €8 400
Methods of payment accepted: debit/credit card, cash, bank transfer.

Special package 6 months "Beauty to Special Effects" + 6 months Master Program TV & Cinema Academy: 16 000€. For further information, feel free to contact us: academy@makeupforever.fr / tvcinema@makeupforever.fr

COURSE FUNDING

All courses may be paid for by funding bodies or employers.

Brochure

Download our brochure: TV_Cinema_Academy_Brochure.pdf

Application File

Download our MASTER_PROGRAM_APPLICATION_FORM_EN_diffuse.pdf

To send to Adrien Potencier tvcinema@makeupforever.fr

USEFUL INFORMATION

- All students wishing to enroll on intensive training courses must be aged at least 18 when the course starts
- Makeup products are provided
- The Academy will provide one model for each student (except when practicing on oneself is required)
- The maximum number of students per teacher is 10; any number higher than 10 will require a second teacher
- During the course, students may access the Proloft boutique and get 50% off MAKE UP FOR EVER products
- The MAKE UP FOR EVER ACADEMY is a continuing education center

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Faculty / Speakers

Adjunct Teachers / US Masters