Directing Workshop I: Composition and Movement

FILM TV X 476.95
As the first hands-on course in the directing series, you complete four short films using your own video camera. Instruction focuses on the basic building blocks of narrative filmmaking
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Classroom
Starting at $699.00
11 weeks
4.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Learn basic building blocks of filmmaking: the shot, mise-en-scene, concept, the actor, environment, sound, and montage
  • Learn visual expression through the use of composition, rhythm, and point-of-view
  • Learn about moving from black and white/silent compositions to the use of color; non-sync sound; editing
  • Create work to be screened and critiqued by the instructor and class

About this course:

As the first hands-on course in the directing series, you complete four short films using your own video camera. Instruction focuses on the basic building blocks of narrative filmmaking: the shot, mise-en-scene, concept, the actor, environment, sound, and montage. Assignments explore aspects of visual expression through the use of composition, rhythm, and point-of-view; moving from black and white/silent compositions to the use of color; non-sync sound; and editing. Your work is screened and critiqued by the instructor and class.

Fall 2018 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
-
Wednesday 3:00PM - 6:00PM
Instructor: Simone Bartesaghi
363003
Fee:
$699.00
37 days left. Enroll by Sep 26, 2018
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Notes

No refund after October 10. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 10, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Sep 26, 2018
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Wed Oct 3, 2018
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Wed Oct 10, 2018
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Wed Oct 17, 2018
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Wed Oct 24, 2018
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Wed Oct 31, 2018
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Wed Nov 7, 2018
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Wed Nov 14, 2018
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Wed Nov 21, 2018
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Wed Nov 28, 2018
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Wed Dec 5, 2018
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Available
-
Wednesday, Saturday
Instructor: David Martin-Porras
363101
Fee:
$699.00
37 days left. Enroll by Sep 26, 2018
See Details
Notes

No refund after October 10. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 10, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Sep 26, 2018
7:15PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Oct 3, 2018
7:15PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Oct 10, 2018
7:15PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Discussion
Sat Oct 13, 2018
10:15AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Oct 17, 2018
7:15PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Oct 24, 2018
7:15PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Oct 31, 2018
7:15PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Nov 7, 2018
7:15PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Nov 14, 2018
7:15PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Nov 21, 2018
7:15PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Nov 28, 2018
7:15PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Dec 5, 2018
7:15PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Available
-
Saturday 10:00AM - 1:30PM
Instructor: Jerell Rosales
363103
Fee:
$699.00
40 days left. Enroll by Sep 29, 2018
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 24.

No refund after October 10. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 10, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Sep 29, 2018
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat Oct 6, 2018
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat Oct 13, 2018
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat Oct 20, 2018
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat Oct 27, 2018
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat Nov 3, 2018
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat Nov 10, 2018
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat Nov 17, 2018
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat Dec 1, 2018
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat Dec 8, 2018
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17

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