FILMMAKING WORKSHOP FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL
Aspiring young producers and actors are invited to dive into the creative and exciting world of filmmaking. Film pre-production, production, and post-production will be covered in this two-week program. Skills such as directing, videography, location sound, and editing with professional software will be taught. Students will collaborate in instructor-supervised groups to plan, shoot, and edit short films. Final projects will be premiered on the last day!
Ages: 11 – 14 (rising grades 6-8)
Dates: July 11 – 22, 2022 (two weeks)
Times: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm* (M-F)
Location: Mason Fairfax Campus, Art & Design Building
*After Care add-on option (4pm-6pm) is available for this program.
COVID REQUIREMENTS: Students must follow University Covid protocols. Please see updates here.
Registration opening soon!
Get details and register for AFTER CARE (4pm-6pm).
After Care cost for each week is an additional $140.
Instructor: Lucy Gebre-Egziabher
Mason Film and Video Studies Professor
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Director: Ben Steger
Mason Film & Video Studies Professor
“My son was working with the other students on his team and learning the importance of working in a team environment.” – Filmmaking Summer Workshop 2019 Parent
“The camp taught the filmmaking process and editing experience. As a parent, I am also glad the camp discussed the business part of filmmaking.” – Filmmaking Summer Workshop 2019 ParentSee More Testimonials
“You really helped me discover how much I love film more than I thought I would.” – Filmmaking Summer Workshop 2018 Participant
“My favorite part was the filming process and editing.” – Filmmaking Summer Workshop 2017 Participant
“Everyone learning theory and software was my favorite part.” – Filmmaking Summer Workshop 2017 Participant
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