Week of Monday, January 11

VAMT 10-12

Monday (Online Meeting)

  • Weekly overview
  • Documentary Pre-Production

Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday

  • In-Class: Documentary Film Production
    • Please be ready to film at the start of the class
    • Pre-production must be complete
  • From home day 1: Feature Documentary #2 Analysis
  • From home day 2: Feature Documentary #2 Analysis cont.

Friday (Online Meeting)

  • Screening opportunity for Short Films
  • B-Roll video/discussion
  • Collect B-Roll for your documentaries

Week of Monday, January 4

VAMT 10-12

Monday (Online Meeting)

  • Weekly overview
  • Documentary Techniques (slides + activity)

Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday

  • In-Class: Short Film Post-Production – film’s should be complete and submitted by the end of class
  • From home day 1: Feature Documentary Analysis
  • From home day 2: Feature Documentary Analysis cont.

Friday (Online Meeting)

  • Short Film screening opportunity
  • Short Documentary Review
  • Documentary Film Project Overview
  • You will have Monday to continue on pre-production (Filming documentaries next week)

Week of Monday, December 14

VAMT 10-12

Monday (Online Meeting)

  • Short Film Project Overview
  • Short Film Pre-Production: Treatment + Script + Storyboard (9 panel sequence)

Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday

  • In-Class: Short Film Production (you will have the entire class for filming your 3-5 minute film. Please bring costumes/props etc. and plan to be busy for the duration of the class)
  • From home day 1: Film Review #3
  • From home day 2: Film Review #3 cont.

Friday (Online Meeting)

  • Film Showcase – if anyone wants to present a film that they have made up to this point, I will play it for the class
  • Catch-up on missing assignments

Week of Monday, December 7

VAMT 10-12

Monday (Online Meeting)

  • 30-Second PSA Overview
  • 30-Second PSA pre-production

Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday

  • In-Class: PSA Filming + Editing in Adobe Premiere
  • From home day 1: Story and Character Analysis (Feature Film)
  • From home day 2: Short Film Examples & Analysis

Friday (Online Meeting)

  • Short Film Treatments

Week of Monday, November 30

VAMT 10-12

Monday (Online Meeting)

  • 30-Second Green Screen overview
  • 30-Second Theme Film pre-production – You must submit your a plan to me by the end of class

Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday

  • In-Class: Green Screen Film + Editing in Adobe Premiere
  • From home day 1: Feature Film Review (most movies are around 2 hours so I am giving you 2 days to watch one and complete the written assignment)
  • From home day 2: Feature Film Review

Friday (Online Meeting)

  • PSA Analysis