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Fundamentals of Film Production


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Tower 310

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An introduction to film/video production that blends production practice with history and theory. Through a combination of screening of exemplary works, an examination of various aesthetic strategies and a series of production exercises, this class explores the dynamic relationship between media makers, subjects, viewers, and technology.

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Michael Sheridan is a filmmaker and educator. For 15 years Michael has taught filmmaking at the community and university level. In 1996 he co-founded Oxfam America’s documentary production unit, and later served as a Senior Fulbright Scholar in Indonesia. In 2010, Michael founded Community Supported Film to provide intensive training in documentary filmmaking to storytellers … Read more