Filmmaking 101 - 12-20 year olds - Batemans Bay

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South Tribe

1/10 Kylie Crescent

Batemans Bay, NSW 2536


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South East Arts & YOOFTube proudly bring you:

Filmmaking 101 - Make a Short Film with your iPhone, iPad or Android Device

For Ages 12 - 20

This one day digital filmmaking workshop is a hands-on instensive day using new technologies and devices. Student are offered instruciton in the basics of storytelling and screenwriting, pre-production and planning, film camera composition and shooting, editing techniques and strategies for creating short films.

Whether you are a beginner, a novice or a veteran - or just a movie goer interested in the behind the scenes stuff - this one day workshop is the perfect place to get a feel of what it takes to create short films that can be entered in film festivals like YOOFTube.

Bring your own device and laptop if possible, tablets, iPads, iPhones etc. Any other equipment like microphones and tripods that you have are great too. Digital cameras are great if you already know how to use it.

Bring any scripts or film ideas you might have.

Suitable for anyone aged 12-20 interested in making a short film, getting to know their device better or who wants to enter YOOFTube - the regional youth short film comp.

Please bring your own food and drink for the entire day.

The day breaks down like this:

9 am Students arrive, set up workspace and equipment

9:15am Welcome to Filmmaking 101

Film, Acting / Production Information

9:45 - 10:00 Q&A What will I learn, what are the projects that I want to do, what equipment do I need.

Workshop Practical exercises explained - Exercise 1- camera functions and variety of shots Exercise 2- basic editing sequences

Production Session 10-12 noon

A Working Set –storyboarding, shot list, costumes, lighting

Camera Progressions and capabilities

Camera Movement

Audio recording

Screen presentation- Student Films examples including notes and concepts from Vincent Edwards and Thomas Gardner (under 15 Yooftube winners 2015)

Workshop Practical exercise - 1 hr camera functions and variety of shots

Break 12.30-1pm

Tech Session 1-3 pm

Tech equipment -What tech to use when, examples from iPhone 7



Editing and after affects

Rendering and publishing movies

Screen presentation- Editing examples

Workshop Practical Exercise - 1 hr editing techniques and sequencing

Share and discuss work done in practical exercises - screen presentation

Final Q&A- problem solving, further references and guides.

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