In this workshop participants will work together with professional film maker Lucien Simon and professional comedy writer Adam Ransley, to write, produce and star in an original short film. The film will then be broadcast on YouTube for the world to see and will screen in Hobart's Light up the Lane Festival 2017.
Participants will go through an overview of the various stages required to produce a film including:
Screenwriting: learn about story structure, how to format a script and write an original screenplay.
Pre-Production: Prepare the necessary paperwork, rehearse the script, and identify and source the necessary props, costumes and locations (working within the parameters of the workshop space).
Production: Participants will take on various crew roles and performance roles and shoot the film. Each participant will learn and take turns on each of the crew roles including operating the camera, doing the sound recording, Directing and being standby for props and costume.
When the workshop is finished, the films will be edited and a DVD and YouTube Link will be sent to each of the participants.
Ages: for children aged 8-14yrs
Dates: Monday 23 January, Tuesday 24 January and Wednesday 25 January
Questions: please contact Melissa Staples, Community Development Officer, Kingborough Council on 6211 8228 or firstname.lastname@example.org