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Creative Kids After School/Weekend Filmmaking Programs – Schools

Learn filmmaking as an extra curriculum activity!

Future Film Stars offer Creative Kids After School and Saturday programs where students can learn filmmaking.

The program is FREE when using a Creative Kids Voucher.

Highly engaging use of technology that actively promotes narrative writing, teamwork, creativity, drama and technical skills.


  • Suitable for stages 2 to 5.
  • After school and Saturday programs.
  • Free when using a Creative Kids Voucher.
  • Suitable for small groups of students.
  • All equipment.
  • Full day – in school programs also available.
  • Up to date Working with Children Check, Risk Assessment and Certificate of Currency provided.


Want to learn filmmaking as an extra curriculum activity but do not want it to interfere with your school learning?

Future Film Stars are now offering after school and Saturday programs that are free when using your Creative Kids Voucher.

After school programs run for 3 hours (from 3 pm to 6 pm) or 6 hours (9 am to 3 pm on Saturdays with breaks.

Students will:

  • learn to interpret and create scripts;
  • engage in the processes and planning of screenwriting;
  • operate professional film equipment including camera, sound recording devices lighting and green screen.
  • direct scenes both for green screen and outdoor live action; and
  • see how the scenes they have shot on the day are edited together with difference methods to create a polished finished product.

Curriculum & Syllabuses

Stage Two

  • English (EN1-1A, EN2-2A, EN2-3A & EN2-4A, EN2-6B, EN2-7B, EN2-8B, EN2-9B, EN2-10C, EN2-11 & EN2-12E).
  • Creative Arts – Drama (DRAS2.1, DRAS2.2, DRAS2.3 & DRAS2.4).

Stage Three

  • English (EN3-1A, EN3-2A, EN3-3A, EN3-5B, EN3-6B, EN3-7C, EN3-8D & EN3-9E).
  • Creative Arts – Drama (DRAS3.1, DRAS3.2, DRAS3.3 & DRAS3.4).

Stage Four

  • English (EN4-1A, EN4-2A, EN4-3B, EN4-4B, EN4-5C, EN4-6C,  EN4-7D, EN4-8D & EN4, 9E).
  • Creative Arts – Drama (4.1.1, 4.1.2, 4.1.3, 4.1.4, 4.2.1, 4.2.2, 4.2.3, 4.3.1, 4.3.2 & 4.3.3).

Stage Five

  • English (EN5-1A, EN5-2A, EN5-3B, EN5-4B, EN5-5C, EN5-6C, EN5-7D, EN5-8D & EN5-9E).
  • Creative Arts- Drama (5.1.1, 5.1.2, 5.1.3, 5.1.4, 5.2.1, 5.2.2, 5.2.3, 5.3.1, 5.3.2 & 5.3.3).

Facilitator Profile

Adrian Tyson is the director of Future Film Stars.  While Adrian was making short films and when he was selected for the Cannes Film Festival, the Principal suggested that he should be teaching students filmmaking, so Future Film Stars was born.

Adrian is a fully accredited NSW teacher and effectively designs learning experiences in a way that students engage and can successfully participate in at the appropriate level.

Adrian is a twice Cannes Film Festival selected screenwriter and director, a St Kilda Film Festival selected Director (St Kilda is an Academy Award Qualifying Festival), writer/director of 5 short films and an AACTA (Australian Cinema and Television Arts) member for screenwriting, directing and producing.

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