Advanced Level Hollywood Stunt Course
Stunt Park’s premier international event is the Hollywood Stunt Course. The duration is 100 hours and the price is $4,400 (AUD). All accommodation and meals are included. The next scheduled date is May 8th – 20th, 2017. You will stay at Rancho Indalo, a western style ranch, in the Hollywood mountains. This is the Californian home of legendary sword master and stunt coordinator, Anthony De Longis. It is an exclusive opportunity to train in the United States with some of Hollywood’s most experienced and successful Stunt Coordinators and Performers.
There are specific requirements for this option. It is only available for people who have experience in tumbling, shoulder rolls, high falls, film fighting etc. The exceptional stunt master class takes all stunt trainees to the next level of experience. They are guided by some of Hollywood‘s best tutors. Please contact us at Stunt Park to discuss your skill level as you may qualify for this exclusive, advanced, professional stunt option.
Advanced Tumbling Skills
You will perfect your tumbling skills at the unique Tempest Freerunning Academy training facility.
This exceptional facility offers a real-world environment. You take your skills in shoulder rolls, break falls and dive rolls to an advanced level. Practising and perfecting these very important techniques that every stunt performer needs to regularly use.
You will get to try the latest Air Rams while you are training in Hollywood. Your teachers are some of the most experienced Stunt Performers and Stunt Coordinators. You get to fly forwards, backwards, perform headers, face offs and somersaults.
You will use state of the art air bags that are specifically designed for extreme safety and landing action. Your teachers are world renowned High Fall Specialists. A variety of techniques are included such as Step Outs, Headers, Face Offs and Back falls.
Decelerators and Descenders
Training at the Stunt Lab with Lane Leavitt, you will observe and use decelerators and descenders as these serve as a brake to limit the maximum velocity and to stop the performer from hitting the ground.
You will learn about stunt rigging and how:
- Decelerators and Descenders work
- To set up Decelerators and Descenders
- To use Decelerators and Descenders safely and effectively
Hydraulic and Manual Decelerators will be used and demonstrated by some of Hollywood’s best stunt riggers.
During this unique stunt instruction, you will learn how to use a variety of Swords, Whips and Edge Weapons. You will gain specialised skills and demonstrated experience in using these weapons. This will give you a great advantage for you apply for selection in Action Scenes that require using blades and unique weapons.
A highlight of the swordplay training is when you meet one of Hollywood’s most respected sword masters, Anthony De Longis. He will teach you useful tools to add to your Stunt Skill repertoire.
At a fantastic horse ranch in the Hollywood Countryside, you will be shown how to ride safely, fall off horses, jump onto horses, swordfight from horseback and much more.
Dale and Heather Gibson, working Stunt Professionals, from the Gibson Ranch, are two of Hollywood’s greatest horse experts. They will share their vast experience with our trainees. You have the opportunity to work with hand guns and rifles. During your time at the ranch, you will also learn Firearms safety, pistol and rifle handling, clearing buildings and strategies.
The grand finale is the Stunt Lab, this innovative facility is an industry leader with decades of experience. It is renowned for methods to create hardware and techniques that allow for unique stunts to be performed. Their belief is that the future of action is a balance between technology and art. This is only achieved through experience and innovation.
During the exciting Hollywood Stunt Course you will use the latest Wire work Technology to perform and film spectacular flying or falling sequences. This experience is especially useful for movies incorporating Super humans, huge powerful creatures, and many more situations where aerial movement is required. You will experience Jerk backs, Static Stops, Flying, Flipping and Spinning on our specially designed Rigs, Harnesses and Vests.
Numbers are limited so please book online or contact us for details about the Hollywood Stunt Course on 0412 455 005