Documentary Storytelling Intensive
Prerequisites for Documentary Storytelling Intensive:
- Field Video w/ Sony Z150 Certification
- Video Editing w/ Adobe Premiere CC Certification
- Completed at least one project that aired on MNN (2014 or later)
Course Fee: $50
Course Duration: 12-Weeks + required out-of-class hours
This 12-week intensive advanced field video production course will give students the opportunity to work in a team environment to produce a 4-7-minute mini-documentary based on a theme developed by the media education department. Students will learn how to script, plan, shoot and edit a mini-documentary. Students will also learn advanced composition and image control techniques along with strategies for capturing the best sound in the field.
Students will use MNN’s professional field and audio equipment to produce their documentary. Additional out-of-class hours will be required and students must supply their own SD cards and Mac-formatted hard drive to store and edit their media.
This course is held on select Wednesdays and Fridays. There will be a public screening of all mini-documentaries at Manhattan Neighborhood Network and will be scheduled to air on MNN’s cablecast and digital platforms at MNN’s discretion.
IMPORTANT NOTE: See the attached document for detailed information regarding this course and its schedule. Do not register for this course if you do not meet all of the required pre-requisites or will miss scheduled class dates. The course fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.