The Art and Craft of Film Editing

FILM TV X 479.613

Explore the aesthetics and craftsmanship necessary to edit film successfully including the artistry of editing performance, pacing, action, and continuity through extensive study and practice with editing systems

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Online
In-Person
Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Develop a keen understanding of exemplary editing through viewings and study
  • Appreciate the art of editing through an exploration of film editing history, aesthetics, craft, and theory
  • Learn principles of editing that can be applied to any choice of software or post-production workflow

About this course:

Editing is storytelling. Throughout the process, from first assembly to final delivery, editors are responsible for fulfilling the film's potential through a full command of craft, as well as an aesthetic understanding of story, character, and rhythm. By examining different editing styles, this course covers the elements of storytelling, performance, pace, emotion, action, continuity, and time manipulation. Instruction includes lectures, discussion, and viewing exercises. You also learn to select the most appropriate editing systems and technology by evaluating the limitations of budgets and time.

Winter 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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This section has no set meeting times.
Enrollment Closed
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Instructor: Scott Mazak
383799
Fee:
$699.00
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Notes

Please note this is not a hands-on editing course.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 07, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
-
Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Canceled
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Instructor: Jason Rosenfield
384431
Fee:
$699.00
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Location: UCLA
Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 18, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jan 5, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Jan 12, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Jan 19, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Jan 26, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Feb 2, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Feb 9, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Feb 16, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Feb 23, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Mar 2, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Mar 9, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Mar 16, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161

Spring 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
-
Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
See Details
Instructor: Jason Rosenfield
385647
Fee:
$699.00
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Location: UCLA
Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 12, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Mar 30, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Apr 6, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Apr 13, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Apr 20, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Apr 27, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed May 4, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed May 11, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed May 18, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed May 25, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Jun 1, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161
Lecture
Wed Jun 8, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Dodd Hall 161

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