Acting For Film
12 Week Course

Feature Film School are proud to launch our 12-week acting for film course. This course will teach actors the basics of acting for camera and working in the film business with renowned actress, writer and director, Gemma Doorly. 

Gemma will aim to teach actors the basics of acting for camera through script analysis, character breakdown, acting techniques and a mock audition.

Gemma Doorly Acting For Film Course Dublin

Film Experience

Actors will be joined on the last two weeks by a feature film director who will work with actors on framing, technicalities and acting on set.

Producer Q&A

A film producer will join the last class for a Q & A session with actors on the film business. Giving tips on how to break into the industry.


Students will get one show reel scene at the end of the course shot by a feature film director. This show reel will be professionally edited.

Shaping the future of Irish Film

All courses run by Feature Film School are carried out with complete professionalism and creativity. We aim for all our students to find work in the industry after completing one of our courses. This is not just another acting course, this is a 12 week networking event too!

Start Date

October 9th 2018

Day & Time

Tuesdays 7-9pm


€550 per student

In A Nutshell....

You get 12 weeks of great acting lessons, you get a Q&A with a feature film producer and a quick master class with a feature film director. Not to mention, your very own show reel scene filmed and ready for you to start promoting yourself as an actor. 

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Gemma Doorly Acting For Film Course Dublin

Course Instructor

Gemma Doorly


Gemma Doorly is an actress, writer and director. In 2007, she was nominated for a Best Actress IFTA for the film ‘A Song for Rebecca’ but she is probably best known for playing ‘Sarah O’Leary’ in RTE soap Fair City for ten years. She is also a playwright and director and most recently worked as a writer on IFTA winning TV show, Red Rock.