The Art & Creativity of
Movie Making ~ 7th-12th graders
The Art & Creativity of Movie Making
From Concept to Reality
This class is limited to 20 students.
This dynamic course will cover the real world of movie making, from writing a compelling story and hiring a talented cast to producing, marketing and worldwide distribution.
Monday: Mastering the Basics of Storytelling by Chad Stewart
How do you write a great story and movie script? With over 20 years in the film industry, Chad Stewart will teach you how to harness your ideas into a powerful story and professional screenplay. We will study classic films and global blockbusters to learn the tools of crafting an engaging and timeless story for the world to watch.
Tuesday: The Movie Process by Mark Joseph
How are films developed? Explore the process with Producer Mark Joseph as he shares his experiences working on The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe, The Passion of the Christ, Reagan, and his new release Max Rose. Learn the different stages of filming & production, finding distribution and worldwide marketing.
Wednesday: Acting for Tomorrow
This comprehensive class covers how to survive in Hollywood; creating dynamic and believable characters; on-set film techniques; promoting your career, and balancing your work and personal life.
Thursday: Putting Your Film Project Together by Chad Stewart
Assembling a movie project is one of the hardest parts of filmmaking. In this dynamic class you will learn how to get your film financed, create a business plan, develop a budget breakdown and discover how to properly “package” your film so you can take your project to studio heads or private investors.
Friday: 20 Dos and Don’ts for Marketing Faith-Based Films by Ron Forseth
Learn from a pro who works at Outreach, Inc., the largest faith-based advertizing company in the world. This workshop draws on years of experience in successfully promoting faith-based films, including The Passion of the Christ, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Courageous, Man of Steel, and many more. Understand the importance of church engagement, marketing channels and media strategies.
Date/Time: July 20-24, 9 am – 12:00 pm
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