Multi Camera Directing – An Introduction

Start date: 10/08/2020

Duration: 8 Sessions x 2 hours each

Location: Online

Cost: Free

Programme overview

This eight part course with tailor-made practical exercises will explore the essentials of multi camera directing and analyse its infinite variety.

If you need to know how to get the best out of a format, a team and yourself, then this is for you.

How to visualise, how to motivate and how to say no are all part of the JFD Way in a course where detail, timing and preparation are key.

Course Director: John FD Northover

John FD Northover is one of the UK and Ireland’s most innovative and experienced directors, who has helped devise some of the nations’ most popular television. In 2015, John was awarded the Emmy for best director of a live or recorded live programme. Uniquely creative with a deep understanding of format and content this Bafta award-winning director, although rooted in entertainment and comedy, is at home equally in factual, factual entertainment, life style or live event.


Course Schedule: 8 x 2 hour sessions

Monday 10th August : 10.00am-12.00pm

Tuesday 11th August : 10.00am-12.00pm

Wednesday 12th August : 10.00am-12.00pm

Thursday 13th August : 10.00am-12.00pm


Monday 17th August : 10.00am-12.00pm

Tuesday 18th August : 10.00am-12.00pm

Wednesday 19th August : 10.00am-12.00pm

Thursday 20th August : 10.00am-12.00pm