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Place:                          Yangon Film School, 5 Mya Yadanar Street, Yankin, Yangon

Running time:             08.10. – 03.11.18 / 4 weeks / 6-day-week

Positions:                    10 students: 5 graduates of earlier courses and new intake of 5


Active in Myanmar since 2005, the non-profit organisation Yangon Film School has gained a unique reputation for transferring professional filmmaking skills to a new generation of media workers.

During this four-week course, renowned German sound designer Kirsten Kunhardt will work alongside experienced local trainers to provide participants with a solid introduction to both the technical equipment and software (e.g. ProTools), as well as to the artistic aspects of sound post-production. Students will be able to gain practical experience in all aspects of sound design by working on exercises and real-world projects and subsequently mixing them to international standards in the School’s own professional sound studio.


The 2018 Yangon Film School Sound Design Course will help students to:

  • Gain proficiency in the technical and artistic aspects of Sound Design and Mixing according to international standards
  • Understand how and when to use music in film, esp. documentary
  • Learn how to create a soundtrack from location sound, ambient sound, archive and Foley
  • Develop greater sensitivity for the way in which sounds and images work together



  • Please submit the attached TWO PAGE Application Form (Download) to
  • This course is open to all Myanmar nationals of both genders with a genuine interest in sound postproduction and a background in either audio engineering or filmmaking
  • Applicants will be selected by course Tutor Kirsten Kunhardt and YFS Director Lindsey Merrison


There are only 10 places on this course

so don’t delay:

submit your form today!


DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Friday, 21.09.18 at 5 pm.





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