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
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Summer
Classroom
Starting at $699.00
As few as 10 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.
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.

Winter 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

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

Enrollment Closed
-
Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Instructor: Tim Arvin
370676
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 21, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jan 8, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Jan 15, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Jan 22, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Jan 29, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Feb 5, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Feb 12, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Feb 19, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Feb 26, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Mar 4, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Mar 11, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Mar 18, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Enrollment Closed
-
Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Navid Sinaki
373631
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes
Internet access required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 21, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jan 8, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 100
Lecture
Wed Jan 15, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 100
Lecture
Wed Jan 22, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 100
Lecture
Wed Jan 29, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 100
Lecture
Wed Feb 5, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 100
Lecture
Wed Feb 12, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 100
Lecture
Wed Feb 19, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 100
Lecture
Wed Feb 26, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 100
Lecture
Wed Mar 4, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 100
Lecture
Wed Mar 11, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 100
Lecture
Wed Mar 18, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 100

Available Format(s):

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

Future Offering (Opens February 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
Instructor: Fernando Scarpa
372825
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 14, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Apr 1, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed Apr 8, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed Apr 15, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed Apr 22, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed Apr 29, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed May 6, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed May 13, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed May 20, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed May 27, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed Jun 3, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Lecture
Wed Jun 10, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121E
Future Offering (Opens February 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Saturday 10:00AM - 1:30PM
Location: UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
Instructor: Kate Rees Davies
372836
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 17, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Apr 4, 2020
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat Apr 11, 2020
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat Apr 18, 2020
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat Apr 25, 2020
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat May 2, 2020
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat May 9, 2020
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat May 16, 2020
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat May 23, 2020
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat May 30, 2020
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Lecture
Sat Jun 6, 2020
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Future Offering (Opens February 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Instructor: Lori Balaban
372839
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 14, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Apr 1, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Apr 8, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Apr 15, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Apr 22, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Apr 29, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed May 6, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed May 13, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed May 20, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed May 27, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Jun 3, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209
Lecture
Wed Jun 10, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 209

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