Course Description

To realize an artistic vision in film requires an in-depth understanding of the technology, process, and tools used. In this workshop, students explore advanced concepts and techniques in film and digital media production through a series of exercises that evolve into increasingly complex collaborative projects.

Learner Outcomes

  • Technical and conceptual fundamentals necessary for the planning, production, and editing of a short 16mm non-sync (MOS) sound film.
  • Familiarity with operation of Bolex camera, tripod, and digital audio recorder.
  • Fundamental theoretical and practical understanding of film stock, film speed, lenses, principles of exposure, basic lighting, and audio recording.
  • Basic working knowledge of digital editing.

Additional Information

  • Greater fluency in the communicative language of cinema and expressive techniques including shot structure, composition, continuity and coverage.
  • Appreciation for modes of filmic expression beyond the conventional narrative.
  • Refined understanding of one’s own personal aesthetics and voice.
  • On-set experience crewing on one another’s productions.
  • Preparation for more ambitious film projects.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates


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Section Title
Filmmaking Studio 1
7:00PM to 9:40PM
Jan 20, 2021 to May 05, 2021
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Distance Learning
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
CE Tuition non-credit $1,685.00
Drop Request Deadline
Feb 23, 2021
Transfer Request Deadline
Jan 20, 2021
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