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New Programs beginning Fall 2020
Lights, Camera, Action! You’re in Hollywood baby as Extra Ed introduces you to all the ins and outs of Film Making in this hands-on production focused course.
Movie Making (Level 1, Level 2, Level 3)
In this engaging course, you learn about producing, directing, art direction, cinematography, screenwriting, postproduction work and sound – all the key aspects of movie making. And, as you accumulate more knowledge and practical experience at each level, you progress to make your own movie in Level 3. Participants advance to the next Level when they complete the previous Level of Movie Making.
Documentary Film Making (Level 1, Level 2, Level 3)
Do you love telling stories? Documentary film teaches you to how to create and tell a true story in your own visual way. Our amazing instructors help you come up with your own documentary idea and provide you with the skills and knowledge to put it together in a meaningful way. You will learn how to shoot video, edit, and create compelling content all within a couple of days. As each course builds upon the skills learned in the previous level, participants advance to the next Level when they complete the previous Level of Documentary Film Making.
Short Video Creation (Level 1, Level 2, Level 3)
Do you want to take your video making to the next level? Well step right up because this course is definitely Extra! Learn advanced posting, editing, and formatting techniques and tips to turn social media posts and home movies into something extra special. Participants advance to the next Level when they complete the previous Level of Short Video Creation.
An Extraordinary Education
Filmmaking develops our ability to communicate visually.
Filmmaking promotes creativity, imagination, and teamwork.
Filmmaking allows us to better understand social themes circulating in the world around us.