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Producing Your Independent Film

Have you ever wanted to make a low budget independent movie, but weren't sure where to start?

Then this class if for you! This course will cover everything you need to know to produce your independent film, from conception, to fundraising, forming and structuring your business, pre-production, production, post-production and selling and marketing the final product. Once finished, you'll have the know-how to go out and produce an independent movie of your own!


The documentary is the original form of filmmaking. It is an informative, evocative art form that is alive and well today, from the feature films of Michael Moore to Youtube shorts.

This class will be focused on developing your documentary project, from finding a topic to polishing the edit to distribution. Some basic technique in audio and camera as it applies to documentary will be covered but for more extensive coverage on those techniques, you should look to our filmmaking classes. 

Fundamentals of Filmmaking

This class provides students with a practical and comprehensive grounding in film production including lighting, camera, composition, audio, and editing. Students are provided with the crucial foundation for an understanding of the entire production process. Students also receive a hands-on overview of digital editing basics in our editing lab -- including audio