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
Spring
Summer
Winter
Hybrid
Online
Starting at $699.00
11 weeks
4.0 Credits

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.

Fall 2018 Schedule

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

Wait List
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Instructor: Jennie Tugend
363622
Fee:
$699.00
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Notes

No refund after September 28, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 28, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: So You Want to Be a Producer by Lawrence Turman

Hybrid courses utilize a combination of in-person classroom meetings and online meetings.

Available
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Thursday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Amotz Zakai
363619
Fee:
$699.00
41 days left. Enroll by Sep 27, 2018
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Notes

No meeting November 22, 2018. 

This course includes both online sessions and classroom meetings. Refer to course syllabus for online session details.

No refund after October 11, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 11, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: The Big Picture: Money and Power in Hollywood by Edward Jay Epstein
Schedule
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Lecture
Thu Sep 27, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Oct 4, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Oct 11, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Oct 18, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Oct 25, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Nov 1, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Nov 8, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Nov 15, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Nov 22, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Nov 29, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Dec 6, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
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Dodd Hall 121
Lecture
Thu Dec 13, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 121

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