June 1 - 5 | July 6 - 9 | July 27–31 (ages 10-12 only)
A story is worth a thousand takes. In this virtual camp, story will call the shots on all projects. Each day, students will produce one short film exploring a variety of storytelling methods including an auto-biographical intro video, scripted narrative short films, stop motion animations, and a short documentary.
Implement the three states of film production: Pre-production, Production, and Post-production
Apply filmmaking principles such as rule of thirds, camera angles, and shot composition
Analyze scenes and modify scripts to improve production quality
Practice different production roles (writer, director, cinematographer, editor)
Utilize editing techniques to improve pace and structure of the story being told