EICAR, The International Film and Television School Paris founded in 1972. The school offers Bachelor and Master programs in filmmaking designed by industry professionals.
EICAR philosophy of «learning by doing» forms the core of its pedagogical approach to prepare students in all the aspects of production. The school’s exercise based studying method involves students mastering adapting technologies and learning by their mistakes. The goal of the programs is to prepare students for the challenging but thrilling film industry workplace by making them polyvalent filmmakers capable of accepting any challenge.
EICAR is first and foremost an international crossroads where not only French aesthetics and production techniques are explored, but also those of the world over. The school’s student body represents over 60 nationalities. EICAR one on one instruction with professors help nurture and guide a student in his/hers projects and can provide real insight into possible career choices long after studies have finished. 85% of EICAR alumni stay in the industry and manage to thrive worldwide in a variety of different career paths in the vast film and television industry.