Pre-Production and Production for Film and Television

FILM TV X 404
This survey course presents an overview of the real-world aspects of producing as practiced in the various sectors of filmed entertainment from script development through pre-production and production.
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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Online
Classroom
Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn the producer’s role interfacing with the writer, director, and key personnel
  • Understand how to pitch and sell ideas
  • Acquire the skills to breakdown a script
  • Manage a schedule and budget
  • Prepare for critical on-the-set issues facing the producer

About this course:

This survey course presents an overview of the real-world aspects of producing as practiced in the various sectors of filmed entertainment from script development through pre-production and production. Topics include the producer's interface with the writer, director, and other key personnel; pitching and selling ideas; script breakdown and scheduling; budgeting; and all the critical on-the-set issues facing the producer.

Summer 2019 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Wait List
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Instructor: Amotz Zakai
367908
Fee:
$699.00
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Notes

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 28, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: The Big Picture: Money and Power in Hollywood by Edward Jay Epstein
Available
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Instructor: Amotz Zakai
370325
Fee:
$699.00
5 days left. Enroll by Jun 24, 2019
See Details
Notes

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 28, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: The Big Picture: Money and Power in Hollywood by Edward Jay Epstein

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

Available
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Thursday, Saturday
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Bridget Terry
368360
Fee:
$699.00
8 days left. Enroll by Jun 27, 2019
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Notes

No meeting July 4, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 17, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
(Optional) Book: Good in a Room by Stephanie Palmer
(Optional) Book: Shooting to Kill by Christine Vachon
(Optional) Book: Goldwyn: A Biography by A. Scott Berg
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Jun 27, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Jul 11, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Jul 18, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Jul 25, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Sat Jul 27, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Aug 1, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Aug 8, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Aug 15, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Aug 22, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Aug 29, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Sep 5, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 121

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