Winter and Spring 2021 continuing education classes are being taught remotely. Studio classes have live remote meetings. Basic requirements to take a class are an internet connection, computer, and an internet linked camera (like a cell phone). Most classes will be hosted through Zoom or MassArt Moonami. For specific course requirements, contact the CE office at ce@massart.edu or your instructor.

Study film and video as fine arts, in an environment that emphasizes and supports the development of a personal vision and encourages experimentation across mediums and genres. Take individual courses and workshops, or take a deeper dive with our Summer Film School.

Learn to research, develop, plan, and produce stories for documentary film. The genres of documentary filmmaking will be reviewed with an emphasis on character-driven, scene-based storytelling. Exercises, presentations, and reviews will be used to develop your identity as a storyteller, to learn the principles of good storytelling, and the processes … Read more

Start Date

01/28

Meeting Day

Thursdays

End Date

03/11

Faculty

Michael Sheridan

Time

6pm–8pm

Credits

0

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Learn to shoot great moving imagery and record high-quality audio to create engaging stories. This course will cover the aesthetic and technical skills needed to construct scenes visually and aurally – whatever genre of filmmaking you are interested in. The language and techniques of camera and sound work will be … Read more

Start Date

03/15

Meeting Day

Mondays and Thursdays

End Date

04/08

Faculty

Michael Sheridan

Time

6pm–8pm

Credits

0

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This workshop is an introduction to animation and compositing techniques for setting still images in motion and combining them with video into one cohesive project. Students learn animation techniques,working with masks, traveling mattes and creating motion paths to set still images in motion and to create depth. The primary software … Read more

Start Date

04/03

Meeting Day

Saturdays

End Date

05/08

Faculty

Janne Holtermann

Time

10am–1pm

Credits

0

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Learn the principles and techniques of video-editing – the backbone of filmmaking. Whatever your interest or desired role in filmmaking, understanding editing is fundamental to your success. Through demonstrations and hands-on exercises, students learn the post-production process, storytelling, and editing techniques. Adobe Premiere will be used to learn techniques, including … Read more

Start Date

04/26

Meeting Day

Mondays and Thursdays

End Date

05/13

Faculty

Michael Sheridan

Time

6pm–8pm

Credits

0

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