Directing Workshop I: Composition and Movement

FILM TV X 476.95

As the first hands-on course in the directing series, you complete four short films using your own video camera. Instruction focuses on the basic building blocks of narrative filmmaking

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Fall
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Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn basic building blocks of filmmaking: the shot, mise-en-scene, concept, the actor, environment, sound, and montage
  • Learn visual expression through the use of composition, rhythm, and point-of-view
  • Learn about moving from black and white/silent compositions to the use of color; non-sync sound; editing
  • Create work to be screened and critiqued by the instructor and class

About this course:

As the first hands-on course in the directing series, you complete four short films using your own video camera. Instruction focuses on the basic building blocks of narrative filmmaking: the shot, mise-en-scene, concept, the actor, environment, sound, and montage. Assignments explore aspects of visual expression through the use of composition, rhythm, and point-of-view; moving from black and white/silent compositions to the use of color; non-sync sound; and editing. Your work is screened and critiqued by the instructor and class.
Prerequisites
Students must provide their own digital video camera and have access to editing equipment and software.

Summer 2022 Schedule

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Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Available
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386775
Fee:
$699.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 05, 2022
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jun 22, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Jun 29, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Jul 6, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Jul 13, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Jul 20, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Jul 27, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Aug 3, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Aug 10, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Aug 17, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Aug 24, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Aug 31, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
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Thursday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Available
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Instructor: Arkesh Ajay
386668
Fee:
$699.00
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Location: UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 06, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Jun 23, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Thu Jun 30, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Thu Jul 7, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Thu Jul 14, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Thu Jul 21, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Thu Jul 28, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Thu Aug 4, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Thu Aug 11, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Thu Aug 18, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Thu Aug 25, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113
Lecture
Thu Sep 1, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 113

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