Course Offerings

In this introduction to the Premiere Pro editing platform, we'll take students from the very beginning of opening Premiere Pro CC and learning the various panel windows to editing clips together, adjusting audio, doing color correction, creating sequence presets, basic titling and animation work, keyboard shortcuts, exporting files, and more!

Cinematography is known as the art of motion-picture photography. It is a science in which the use of controllable elements such as movement, visual composition and the nature of lighting are factored in.

Cinematography is known as the art of motion-picture photography. It is a science in which the use of controllable elements such as movement, visual composition and the nature of lighting are factored in.

Truth is often stranger than fiction, and there seems to be no better time than the present to become a documentary filmmaker. Discover the techniques and styles best suited for your documentary idea and then shape that idea into a work that can be funded and competed.

Our basic production course is designed to cover key concepts and practices for making a film or video project. Topics include a thorough introduction to the professional DV camera, important aspects of lighting, sound, shot composition, camera movement, visual storytelling devices, working as a filmmaking crew, and editing.

Our basic production course is designed to cover key concepts and practices for making a film or video project. Topics include a thorough introduction to the professional DV camera, important aspects of lighting, sound, shot composition, camera movement, visual storytelling devices, working as a filmmaking crew, and editing.

Artists often bring varying skills and talents to any collaboration and the role of the director changes from film to film. This workshop clarifies the responsibilities and best practices for fun and easy film directing by utilizing different talents and good relationships with actors.

Apple's digital nonlinear editing software has long been used by professional editors around the world. This course will provide students instruction on the complete process of digital editing on Final Cut Pro X, from organizing footage to uploading to the web. Topics covered include basic editing, trimming, transitions, titling, sound, effects and an intro to editing aesthetics.

The purpose of this workshop is to educate experimental filmmakers, documentary directors and producers on the uses and benefits of

In this one-day master class, students will be introduced to and thoroughly examine 25 writing techniques such as, Dramatic IronyStart L

In this one-day master class, students will be introduced to and thoroughly examine 25 writing techniques such as, Dramatic IronyStart L

An intensive approach to developing your story idea(s) for TV, film and web content. Specifically examining: IDEA vs. CONCEPT vs. PREMISE. The aim of the workshop is to indentify the dramatic through line in your story, which will allow you to generate an effective, pitch-ready logline.

The secret’s out: Producers are the ones who make it all happen. Pre-production and proper planning are essential to a successful feature-length film.

Want to translate your idea into a feature film? This course is designed to introduce beginning writers to the fundamentals of writing a feature-length screenplay.

Want to translate your idea into a feature film? This course is designed to introduce beginning writers to the fundamentals of writing a feature-length screenplay.

It's time to roll up your sleeves. This 8-week clinic will provide the individual attention, mentorship, and support needed to complete your feature narrative or documentary film script.

Recording clean audio on location is a tricky job and often the Achilles' heel to many low budget productions. This workshop will cover audio recording and microphone techniques using professional microphones and state of the art mixers and audio recorders.

Recording clean audio on location is a tricky job and often the Achilles' heel to many low budget productions. This workshop will cover audio recording and microphone techniques using professional microphones and state of the art mixers and audio recorders.

Recording clean audio on location is a tricky job and often the Achilles' heel to many low budget productions. This workshop will cover audio recording and microphone techniques using professional microphones and state of the art mixers and audio recorders.

Writing For TV and Web Series is an introductory-level exploration of basic methods of TV and Web Series writing, which will develop the students' skills in presenting ideas in written form or TV, as well as, internet-based formats for web series.