FILM MAKING

From script to screen in 12 weeks.

This course is taught by practicing film professionals and you everything from script to screen.

Throughout the course, you will gain a thorough grounding in the key areas of the film-making process and become multi-skilled and adaptable favoring the art of collaborative storytelling rather than working as a solo auteur. You will learn how to quickly adapt to the professional world as you start your career in the industry.

Curriculum

1 Introduction/Review Basic Camera Usage
2 Bridging the Visual Literacy Gap
3 Introduction and review of non-linear video-editing and audio capture from pre-requisite course – Intro to Media
4 Media Aesthetics/Composition
5 Service Learning Projects – Commercials
6 Film Analysis: Influence of Culture and Society in Film
7 Literally Work as Films
8 Color Correction
9 Short Dramatic Film Project
10 Students will complete selected readings from textbooks, current news articles, lectures, and lessons using “Final Cut Pro”, “Soundtrack”, and “Livetype.”
11 Current Events Documentary
12 Analysis of Students Films
13 Lighting
14 Film Analysis: Classic to Contemporary
15 Silent Film Style Video
16 Director Report
17 Student Film Festivals
18 Project Based Final Exam