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July 2018

Web Series 101

July 21 @ 12:00 pm - July 22 @ 4:00 pm

NEW DATES: Saturday–Sunday, July 21-22, 12–4 pm The growing popularity of original web content has led to a modern filmmaking revolution. From dramas to comedies to documentaries, the web series landscape is the most exciting place to be for storytellers of any experience level or budget size. This workshop provides an overview of web series production, marketing, and distribution, placing filmmakers in a position to deliver their own shows to audiences around the world. Via discussion and screenings of selected…

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Cinematography Boot Camp

July 28 @ 10:00 am - July 29 @ 4:00 pm

2 sessions: Saturday–Sunday, July 28–29, 10 am–4 pm This workshop covers the principles of cinematography through an in-depth examination of camera controls and movement, lenses, composition, lighting (tungsten and LED), and visual language. Activities include lecture, viewing of film scenes, and hands-on camera and lighting exercises. Students will be exposed to such cameras as FilmNorth’s Canon EOS C100, the Sony FS7, DSLRs, compact mirrorless cameras, plus some rigs, sliders, lenses, and lights from the instructor’s inventory. Students are encouraged to bring their…

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Animating with Adobe CC

July 28 @ 10:00 am - July 29 @ 4:00 pm

2 sessions: Saturday–Sunday, July 28–29, 10 am–4 pm Award-winning animation filmmaker John Akre unlocks the potential of three Adobe Creative Cloud applications—Photoshop, Animate, and After Effects—to create animation in a wide variety of forms, including traditional frame-by-frame hand-drawn animation and animating with 2D puppets. The course covers basic animation techniques, using examples from masters of the form, and provides tips on how to use the three applications to prepare your work for editing and make it unique. iMacs provided. Bring…

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August 2018

Production Audio Workshop

August 4 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

1 session: Saturday, August 4, 12–4 pm Filmmakers say that sound is 50% of your movie, but what does that mean in practice? This workshop will bolster your knowledge of best practices for capturing excellent production audio, whether you’re a one-person doc crew or seeking a career in the sound department. The workshop will emphasize hands-on exercises with gear and practical setups on a film set, plus include some lecture time on the physics of sound. Though we won’t dedicate…

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Dialogue – Elevating Your Script from Good to Great

August 12 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

1 session: Sunday, August 12, 10 am–5 pm The most clever, best-written dialogue in the world can't save a poorly structured script. But lyrical, expertly crafted, memorable dialogue can elevate a script from good to great. Fortunately for writers, a keen ear for dialogue is not just an innate thing that one is either born with or not: it's a skill set that can be learned and continually sharpened over a lifetime. Through screening and discussing carefully-chosen film clips and…

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