Directing Workshop II: Storytelling

FILM TV X 476.95B

In the second part of the Directing Workshop series, participants complete short narrative films using their own digital video camera, focusing on essential elements of dramatic structure and character development.

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Winter
Summer
Remote Instruction
Starting at $699.00
As few as 9 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Expand on the filmmaking principles explored in X 476.95 Directing Workshop I: Composition and Movement
  • Complete several short flimmaking assignments in increasing complexity
  • Discover how to combine key elements, such as casting, working with actors, shot selection, sync-sound, and music, to communicate the themes, conflict, and story arcs
  • Create work to be screened and critiqued by the instructor and class

About this course:

In the second part of the Directing Workshop series, participants complete short narrative films using their own digital video camera. Focusing on storytelling, instruction teaches participants how to apply the principles and essential elements of dramatic structure and character development to the filmmaking principles explored in X 476.95 Directing Workshop I: Composition and Movement. Through increasingly complex filmmaking assignments, participants discover how to combine key elements, such as casting, working with actors, shot selection, sync-sound, and music, to communicate the themes, conflict, and story arcs that create compelling narrative for a visual medium. Student work is screened and critiqued by the instructor and class.
Prerequisites
X 476.95 Directing Workshop I: Composition and Movement or previous directing experience. Students must provide their own digital video camera and have access to editing equipment and software.

Summer 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

Remote instruction courses are taught online in real-time with regularly scheduled class meetings held via Zoom. Course materials can be accessed any time through an online learning platform.

Wait List
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Wednesday
Location: Online
Instructor: Julian Goldberger
380912
Fee:
$699.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

COVID-19 Update: UCLA Extension is not currently issuing film letters to help students obtain film permits at a student rate on or off Campus. Assignments for this course will focus on exercises that you can film safely at home with minimal to no interaction with others or assignments that demonstrate understanding of the material being taught but require no filmmaking. If anything changes, enrolled students will be updated. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 13, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jun 30, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 7, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 14, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 21, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jul 28, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 4, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 11, 2021
6:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 18, 2021
6:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Aug 25, 2021
6:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

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