Pinewood Studios, Pinewood Road, Iver Heath
Buckinghamshire, SL0 0NH
Peter Young is a 2-time Academy Award winner for Set Decoration. He has won awards for his contribution on Batman, Sleepy Hollow and Alice in Wonderland.
Peter entered into the film industry in 1965 by working on Performance, the BAFTA nominated cult classic starring Mick Jagger and designed by John Clark. Prior to this he had worked at the BBC as a design assistant in the art department after studying graphic design.
He guides students on the course on an excursion to various prop-houses. Here students are offered an in-depth tour of some of the industry’s biggest and finest prop stores where they will be introduced to knowledgeable staff and shown an array of props and dressing from high-end period furniture to military equipment and weaponry.