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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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Remote Instruction
Starting at $699.00
As few as 12 weeks
4.0

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

Fall 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Wait List
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Wednesday 7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Navid Sinaki
375797
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes
No meeting November 25, 2020. Internet access required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Sep 30, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 7, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 14, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 21, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 28, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 4, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 11, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 18, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 2, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 9, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 16, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Wait List
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Wednesday 7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Lori Balaban
375805
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 25, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Sep 30, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 7, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 14, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 21, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 28, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 4, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 11, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 18, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 2, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 9, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 16, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Available
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Wednesday 7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Fernando Scarpa
378202
Fee:
$699.00
Still accepting enrollments
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 25, 2020.

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Sep 30, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 7, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 14, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 21, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Oct 28, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 4, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 11, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Nov 18, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 2, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 9, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Dec 16, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

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