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
As few as 10 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.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Directing Workshop I: Composition and Movement.

Students must provide their own digital video camera and have access to editing equipment and software.

Spring 2019 Schedule

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

Enrollment Closed
-
Wednesday, Saturday
Instructor: Jerell Rosales
366343
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes
Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 23, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Apr 10, 2019
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed Apr 17, 2019
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed Apr 24, 2019
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Sat Apr 27, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed May 1, 2019
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed May 8, 2019
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed May 15, 2019
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed May 22, 2019
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed May 29, 2019
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed Jun 5, 2019
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Lecture
Wed Jun 12, 2019
3:00PM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 218
Enrollment Closed
-
Wednesday, Saturday
Instructor: Fernando Scarpa
366345
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes

No meetings on April 10 and May 8.

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 16, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Apr 3, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed Apr 17, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed Apr 24, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed May 1, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed May 15, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Sat May 18, 2019
10:00AM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121B
Lecture
Wed May 22, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed May 29, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed Jun 5, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed Jun 12, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Enrollment Closed
-
Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Instructor: Navid Sinaki
366477
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 23, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Apr 10, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 317
Lecture
Wed Apr 17, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 317
Lecture
Wed Apr 24, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 317
Lecture
Wed May 1, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 317
Lecture
Wed May 8, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 317
Lecture
Wed May 15, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 317
Lecture
Wed May 22, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 317
Lecture
Wed May 29, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 317
Lecture
Wed Jun 5, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 317
Lecture
Wed Jun 12, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 317
Lecture
Wed Jun 19, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 317

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

Future Offering (Opens 29 Apr 2019 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
367896
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 9, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jun 26, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed Jul 3, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed Jul 10, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed Jul 17, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed Jul 24, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed Jul 31, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed Aug 7, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed Aug 14, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed Aug 21, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed Aug 28, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112
Lecture
Wed Sep 4, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 112

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