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Narrative & Documentary

Ready to make movie magic? These classes focus on developing novice filmmakers into masterful storytellers. Explore our low-cost workshops, courses and production bootcamps.

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Upcoming Narrative & Documentary Classes

Dec17

Know your Rights: Copyright and Media Licensing

December 17 | Fri | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Online
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English

This workshop breaks down the difference between fair use vs copyright infringement, explores the process of protecting your media and shares important resources for media use and licensing.

Jan14

Funding for Filmmakers

January 14 | Fri | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Online
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English

This free workshop explores funding opportunities for your media projects.

Jan25

Creating a Mini-Doc (Bootcamp)

January 25 - March 3 | Tue & Thu | 10:00am - 1:00pm
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59th Street Studios
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English

This hands-on production bootcamp will take you through the process of developing, writing and producing a short 3-7 minute documentary film.

Jan26

Visual Storytelling: Directing the Narrative

January 26 - February 18 | Wed & Fri | 10:00am - 1:00pm
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59th Street Studios
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English

This hands-on production bootcamp will take you through the process of storyboarding, shooting and editing a non-dialogue visual film.

Single-Day Workshops

Funding for Filmmakers

This free workshop explores funding opportunities for your media projects. The workshop will also explore creating budgets and how to understand treatments.

Duration: 1 hour

Cost: Free

Field Lighting on a Budget

This workshop features tips and strategies for lighting video projects filmed on location with a limited budget.

Duration: 2 hours

Cost: $25 (in-person), $15 (online)

 

Mobile Storytelling

This workshop gives you tips and tricks so you can create high-quality media using your personal portable device, including phones and tablets.

Duration: 1 hour

Cost: Free

Multi-Day Courses

Introduction to Filmmaking

Through engaging activities, learn the power of shot selection, scene analysis and how to translate scripts to the screen.

Cost: $75 (online) $95 (in-person)