Are you starting out as a filmmaker, and deciding if you should attend a film school or not? Gisli Snaer, Head of Studies at London Film School, offer an overview, in conversation and presentation, of what a film school contributes to the development of the contemporary filmmaker.

David Puttnam, needs no introduction. He is currently the chair of Atticus Education, an online education company based in Ireland. Atticus, through a unique arrangement with BT Ireland, delivers interactive seminars on film and a variety of other subjects to educational institutions around the world. David will come together with his former colleague and friend Gisli Snaer and run a Masterclass at the festival in May. Gisli is currently the Head of Studies at London Film School, and former Head of The Puttnam School of Film, LASALLE College of the Arts in Singapore.