We aim to train visionary documentary film directors, creative professionals who are creating the future of documentary filmmaking. Here you can deepen your powers of observation and expression while developing your own style as a director. Courses in film analysis, history and modern-form docuementary round out the MA studies.
Admission procedure and programme-specific requirements
Applicants for the Master’s Programme in Film and Television; Documentary Film apply in the master’s level admissions in the field of Art and Design. Students who have already made at least one film that has been publicly presented and thus demonstrated their basic skills as documentary film-makers are selected for master’s degree studies. Gifted students who want to deepen their understanding of the means of expression, history and theory of documentary film as a genre are selected for the major.
One or two documentary films that have been publicly screened or broadcast (at a festival or on television), lasting at least 15 minutes each and submitted as Vimeo link(s).
Please include a description (e.g. a synopsis) of each film, with the one or two descriptions fitting onto a single A4 sheet.
Before sending your application, upload your digital portfolio as a single PDF file into the application system. Include in the portfolio links to the video(s) and ensure that the video file(s) open and play in common Mac or PC programs.
Study plan and letter of motivation
A study plan of at most 4000 characters in length as well as a letter of motivation explaining your reasons for applying to this study option and telling of your particular interest(s) in the field as well as your goals and expectations for the studies to be completed at the School of Arts, Design and Architecture. Give reasons for why you are interested specifically in documentary film.
Curriculum vitae (CV)
The application materials must include a CV with your personal details, education, work experience, completed films, festivals, and any other creative work, awards, grants, study trips or positions of trust.
Before sending the application, upload your CV as a single PDF file into the application system.
Language of the application documents
English, Finnish or Swedish.
On the basis of the submitted material, selected applicants will be invited for a personal interview.
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