LIGHTS! CAMERA! ACTION!!! This Summer High School, Middle, and Elementary school Students get to work along side Hollywood Pros at Film Camp. Sign up for camp and join us on set as your learn to operate cameras, sound gear, edit, and even get a taste of what it’s like Acting in front of the Big Screen! At the end of camp you’ll even walk the Red Carpet at the MOVIE THEATRE for the debut of your own Hollywood Film that we will be producing during camp. Hours are 9am-5pm with options for early arrivals. Camp is 4 weeks long and costs $650 before May 15 and $800 after. Register now to receive your copy of this summer’s script! Don’t wait, casting has already begun! Why is this everyone’s favorite summer camp? EDITING In this class, students learn how to use video and audio to tell a story. Daily students will be importing video and audio material, adding sound effects and music, applying transitions and effects, adding motion graphics, and using the computers to put together their final video pieces. SOUND RECORDING In this class students will learn how to record an edit both in the studio and in the field. Throughout this course students will be recording vocalists and instruments, creating audio stories with music and sound effects, recording and editing voice overs, scoring films and commercials, creating instrumentation, and producing radio broadcasts. CINEMATOGRAPHY In this class students will learn different types of camera focal lengths, movements, and lighting setups. Throughout this course students will be storyboarding concepts, filming short stories, and producing music videos. ACTING In this class students will explore different techniques in acting for film and television. Throughout this course students will be preparing monologues and duologues for their acting reels, preparing for casting calls, rehearsing and over viewing characters from the camp film and shorts, learning memorization techniques, and blocking out scenes from their scripts. WRITING In this class students will learn how to create characters, storylines, and to breakdown scripts for filming. Throughout this course students will be creating stories, casting, and scheduling production of their shorts to be filmed in the camera class. FILM PRODUCTION In this class students will learn their role on a production set. Throughout this course students will be prepping wardrobe, special effects, makeup, set decorations, and casting for the camp feature film. JOURNALISM In this class, students will learn how to interview, speak on camera, and build news story segments. Throughout this course students will be gathering footage, conducting interviews, taping on-camera stand-ups, recording voice overs, and producing an entertainment news/talk show.
Week 1 At Film Camp
The first week of camp the students work on Script Writing, The Actors Audition for roles in the Summer Camp Movie, The Directors work on Casting, and the Editors work on storyboarding
Week 2 At Film Camp
The second week of camp our Hollywood filmmakers scout locations for their film, work on props and wardrobe, and create production schedules as they finalize their scripts.
Week 2 is the start of production at Motion Picture Development Camp. Actors get into wardrobe, hair and make-up; directors block out scenes and design sets, editors view footage and make rough cuts from the shots being captured on set.
Week 4 is an exciting week as our filmmakers wrap up the final touches on their movie and begin voting for Camp Oscars in preparation for the end of the year Camp Movie Premiere.