Filmmaker Education Series – Coming this Fall!

May 16, 2018 | Admin Account

FMAS will be a hosting a four-part Filmmaker Education Series this fall. Over the course of two weekends, we’ll teach you how to take your film idea from concept to screen, and everything in between!

Check out the course descriptions below. Does this curriculum sound familiar? If you attended the filmmaker workshop at the RatedSGF Film Festival, you got a small taste of what this series is all about. With the FMAS four-part series, you’ll take a deep dive into the four subject areas that were covered in a total of only two hours at RatedSGF.

Part 1 – Development

Topics covered will include:

  • Choosing the right idea
  • Worksheets
  • Goals
  • Examples

Duration: 4 hours
Cost: $60 for non-FMAS members $45 for FMAS members

 Part 2 – Pre-Production

Topics covered will include:

  • Budgeting
  • Union or Non-Union Pitch
  • Worksheets
  • Casting

Duration: 4 hours
Cost: $60 for non-FMAS members / $45 for FMAS members

Part 3 – Production

Topics covered will include:

  • Team / Crew
  • Running a Pro Set
  • Set Etiquette
  • Locations

Duration: 4 hours
Cost: $60 for non-FMAS members / $45 for FMAS members

Part 4 – Post Pitch

Topics covered will include:

  • Editing
  • Audio
  • Color
  • Score
  • Effects
  • Distribution

Duration: 4 hours
Cost: $60 for non-FMAS members / $45 for FMAS members

Entire 4-Part Series

Duration: 16 hours
Cost: $200 for non-FMAS members / $175 for FMAS members

You can register for individual sessions, or register for the entire series at a discounted rate! (And, as always, FMAS members will receive a discount on all courses.) Keep an eye on our Events page for class dates and locations!