Film Workshop I

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Humanities Arts Cultural Stu

Course Number: 
0210
Institution: 
Hampshire College
This course teaches the basic skills of film production, including camera work, editing, sound recording, and preparation and completion of a finished work in film and video. Students will submit weekly written responses to theoretical and historical readings and to screenings of films and videotapes, which represent a variety of aesthetic approaches to the moving image. There will be a series of filmmaking assignments culminating in an individual final project for the class. The development of personal vision will be stressed. The bulk of the work in the class will be produced in 16mm format. Video formats plus digital image processing and non-linear editing will also be introduced. There are weekly evening screenings or workshops.Prerequisite courses include a 100 level course in media arts (Introduction to Media Arts, Introduction to Media Production, Introduction to Digital Photography & New Media, or equivalent and must be completed and not concurrent with this course.)
Comments: 

Independent Work NOTE: Enrolled or top 5 waitlist students who DO NOT attend the first class session risk losing their place on the class roster. A $50 lab fee provides access to equipment and editing facilities. Students are responsible for providing their own film, tape, processing and supplies.

Linked Course: 
Y
Linked Course Comments: 

This course has unspecified prerequisite(s) - please see the instructor.

Instructor Permission Required: 
Y
Crosslisted Section ID: 
310564,310709
Schedule #: 
310709

Course Sections

Film Workshop I
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
2 4.0

Abraham Ravett

arPF@hampshire.edu

09:00AM-11:50AM W;07:00PM-09:00PM W

Jerome Liebling Center 131;Jerome Liebling Center 131