Workshops

Saturday, February 24, 2PM
Instructor:
Russell Williams II
Cost:
$30, $20 Scribe members
Russell Williams II took his practice of “listening”, not “hearing” to an art form and became a master of motion picture sound. His quest for perfection garnered him two Academy Awards (for his sound... read more
Thursday, March 15, 2018 7pm
Instructor:
Tracy Heather Strain
Cost:
$20, $10 for Scribe members
Tracy Heather Strain’s latest documentary, SIGHTED EYES/FEELING HEART was crafted from a database that included 7,465 stills and 2,185 footage and audio records. The final film was whittled down to... read more
Saturday, March 17 1:30pm
Instructor:
Christianne Kapps
Cost:
$25 General, $10 Scribe member
No matter how small your business might be you are expected to participate in the business world like everyone else. Taxes are a part of this participation that can be confusing, intimidating and... read more
2 Sessions - Tuesdays, Mar 20 and March 27, 7:00PM – 9:00PM
Instructor:
Selina Morales
Cost:
$35, $20 Scribe members
This workshop provides a broad-based introduction to oral history practice including project design, interview preparation and question lists, ethics and law, interviewing techniques, collection of... read more
Tuesdays, March 27 - May 1, 7pm - 9pm
Instructor:
Sloan Seale
Cost:
$150, $125 Scribe members
In this workshop, participants will study the fundamentals of narrative screenwriting, focusing on finding story ideas, character development, story structure, what makes strong film-writing, and... read more
6 four-hour sessions – Saturdays, March 31, April 7, 14, 21, May 5, 19
Instructor:
Muthi Reed
Cost:
$260, $235 Scribe members
Producers’ Working Group The Producers' Working Group is a collaborative production workshop for filmmakers who are in the midst of a larger film projects. The workshop is designed to help you... read more
Mondays beginning April 2, 2018 - 4 sessions
Instructor:
Ryan Saunders
Cost:
$120, $80 Scribe Members
In this condensed version of our usual Intro to Adobe Premiere Pro workshop, participants will learn how to import, manage, and encode media; efficiently navigate Premiere's workflow; and make use of... read more
Wednesdays and Saturdays, Starts April 4 Wednesdays 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM and Saturdays 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Instructor:
Aleks Martray
Cost:
$350, $325 Scribe members
14 Week Production Workshop This semester-long “how-to” workshop covers all major aspects of film and video production and supports participants in the completion of short projects.  Bring your... read more
Thursdays, April 5, 12, 19 7pm - 9pm
Instructor:
Ursula Rucker
Cost:
$90, $75 Scribe members
World renowned poet and recording artist Ursula Rucker will guide participants through the process of writing and performing their own poetry for camera.  Participants will learn how to write... read more
Tuesdays, Starting April 10 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Instructor:
Darren Wallace
Cost:
$25, $10 Scribe member’s family
Youth Workshop - Real to Reel: So You Want To Be A Director? This workshop places an emphasis on the collaboration process of video and film production. Introducing the functions of key crew... read more
Saturday, April 28th 1pm - 4pm
Instructor:
ManSee Kong
Cost:
$35, $25 Scribe members
In today’s ever-evolving world of media storage, recording formats, cameras, and hard drives, how do we manage it all and make sure our precious footage is handled properly? This workshop will... read more
Thursdays, beginning May 3, 2018 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Instructor:
Anne Hoffman
Cost:
$105, $80 Scribe members
Learn the basics of podcasting, today’s hottest and fastest growing broadcast medium.From concept to launch, workshop participants will learn how to develop their podcast ideas into fully-formed... read more
Mondays beginning May 7, 2018 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm (excluding May 28th)
Instructor:
Anula Shetty
Cost:
$115, $95 Scribe Members
Have a concept for a video documentary project?  Learn how to develop and break down your idea into a one-page treatment, create project production schedules and sample budgets.  Ideal for first-time... read more
Thursday, May 17, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Kate Amend and Johanna Demetrakas
Cost:
$30, $25 Scribe members
Join Kate Amend and Johanna Demetrakas for this extended workshop on directing and editing documentaries. They look at how non-fiction stories take shape in planning, on location and in post-... read more
2 Sessions - Tuesdays June 5 and 12, 2018 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Instructor:
Ben Kalina
Cost:
$65, $50 Scribe members
What’s a filmmaker to do when they have or will have a lot of footage but not a lot of time (or money) to edit? Paper edits. Paper edits allow you to visualize and “read” your work before you invest... read more