Focus on the Narrative Short
185 001 | CCN: 24217
J Mira Kopell
Date and Time: TU, TH 1:00pm - 3:59pm
This hands-on digital video production course explores the process of making a narrative short. Students will write, pre-visualize, direct and edit three short films and crew on additional class projects. Scripts and cuts are presented in a workshop setting.
Lecture topics include how to write an engaging short script, pre-visualization, directing actors and camera, continuity and coverage, composition, sound design, lighting, editing esthetics.
Prerequisites: Film 26 or production experience. Consent of instructor required.
This class is open to juniors and seniors. Preference is given to Film & Media majors. Interested students should attend the first class session and be prepared to email a link to sample work.