This is our basic production course designed to cover key concepts and practices for making a film or video project. Topics include a thorough introduction to the professional DV camera, important aspects of lighting, sound, shot composition, camera movement, visual storytelling devices, working as a filmmaking crew, and editing. In-class demonstrations and exercises will allow students to work collaboratively on group projects as a digital cinema team. This course runs 6 weeks, one day a week for a three hour class session. Tuition is $595/$580 for members. There is a 12 student enrollment limit. Spring session will meet on Saturdays, beginning April 22nd.