Introduction to production techniques in preparation for summer productions. Includes story development, casting, preproduction, wardrobe, location scouting, directing, camera, editing, titling, distribution.
Introduction to filmic storytelling including character development, plot development and developing the finale.
Meetings with professional filmmakers including writers, directors, producers, cinematographers, production designers, editors, visual effects creators, sound designers, etc.
Visits to technology centers including camera, sound, production, animation, visual effects, and postproduction facilities.
Each student must make his or her own short film during time outside of class but using the equipment and supplies provided and following the precepts taught in ICF classes.