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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Classroom
Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

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.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Directing Workshop II: Storytelling.

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 2019 Schedule

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
367904
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. 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 Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Jul 3, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Jul 10, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Jul 17, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Jul 24, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Jul 31, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Aug 7, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Aug 14, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Aug 21, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Aug 28, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Lecture
Wed Sep 4, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 201
Future Offering (Opens 29 Apr 2019 12:00:00 AM)
-
Saturday
367905
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes

No meetings July 6 and August 31.

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 19, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Jun 29, 2019
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Sat Jul 13, 2019
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Sat Jul 20, 2019
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Sat Jul 27, 2019
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Sat Aug 3, 2019
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Sat Aug 10, 2019
10:00AM - 1:30PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Sat Aug 17, 2019
10:00AM - 2:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Sat Aug 24, 2019
10:00AM - 2:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A
Lecture
Sat Sep 7, 2019
10:00AM - 2:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 101A

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