LEAF academy is a sister concern of Lanka Pacific Academy, who enjoy an established presence in the field of aviation. It was born of the long-time dream of its Managing Director to start a film & television academy in Sri Lanka. Encouraged by friends and family, much effort was put in fulfilling her dream in 2016. The efforts paid off of by finding the right team from India and Sri Lanka, who have decades of experience in the field of film & television.
With the team’s expertise and advice LEAF ACADEMY OF FILM & TELEVISION started its process of creating course modules that give the students comprehensive knowledge and training in film and television.Read more...
At LEAF, we conduct diploma and certificate courses in film and television. Students will acquire an in-depth knowledge in film & television history, movie & television production, television programming and documentary production, thorough understanding of cinematography, direction of films, tele drama, short films, music videos, talk shows, game shows and reality shows.
In post-production, they will learn the principles and nuances of editing, and practicals on non- linier editing.
LEAF Academy emphasizes coursework based around students actually going out and shooting films as part of their coursework. Students write, produce, direct, and edit their own original films while also serving as crewmembers on various film and television production houses as part of the practical training program.
LEAF has a team of veterans from the industry from Sri Lanka and overseas.
LEAF also has a special course for those who are aspiring to be Television Anchors (Presenters). The course curriculum contains History of film & television, television impact, overview of television production, hosting techniques, voice exercises, body language, personality perfection, game show anchoring, talk show hosting, reality show anchoring and celebrity interview hosting.
Duration: 8 months (Saturdays 10am to 1pm)
Students will be able to understand: the function and operation of a film and television production office; on-set procedures; and the production process from pre- to post-production. Students will also recognize the roles, responsibilities and procedures...
• Gain skills and techniques in Film and Television Industry
• Hands on experience gained through production exercises throughout course
• Training experience in production companies in Sri Lanka and India
Duration: 3 months (1 day a week, on weekends)
Anchoring is not standing in front of the camera in a glamorous way and saying whatever you think with an accent. It is about steering a discussion, pacifying an outburst and controlling the program. It is important to have presence of mind and a fine wit to keep situations under control. He or she has to be familiar with the technology, learn the terminology and be conversant with the medium. One also learns about communications techniques, language use, and proper use of intonation, stress, pause, expression, voice modulation and accent.
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