Introduction to Film Production

This introductory production course begins with the basics, assuming students have not had any previous experience. Through hands-on workshops, students begin to develop for themselves, the production tools that help to tell their stories better. Students produce incrementally more challenging projects that culminate in a final film project that runs between 5 – 8 minutes. A students acquires through these projects how to plan and organize a production schedule, including story development, production planning, digital videography, directing, lighting, non-linear editing, and sound design.