Workshops

6 Mondays - January 23, 30, February 6, 13, 20, and 27 TIME: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Ellen Reynolds
Cost:
$125, $100 Scribe members
Explore and decode the forms a documentary idea can take from "first person" to "observational" to "essay" and more. In this seminar class (no production skills are taught) participants may decide... read more
6 Tuesdays - Jan. 24, 31, Feb. 7, 14, 21, and 28 TIME: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Ryan Saunders
Cost:
$195, $95 Scribe mebmers
This workshop teaches participants how to import, manage, and encode media; efficiently navigate Premiere's workflow; and make use of editing tools for effects and transitions.
4 Wednesdays - January 25, February 1, 8, and 15 TIME:7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Sloan Seale
Cost:
$120, $100 Scribe members
4 Sessions - Wednesdays, January 25, February 1, 8, and 15    In this workshop, instructor Sloan Seale will build upon the skills taught in Intro to Scriptwriting, but now with an emphasis on story... read more
2 Thursdays, January 26 and February 2 TIME:7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Dyana Williams and Derrick Sampson
Cost:
$75, $50 Scribe members
2 Sessions – Thursdays, January 26 and February 2 Dyana Williams and Derrick Sampson, hosts of the weekly music program “Soulful Sunday” on Old School 100.3, provide a survey of the skill sets... read more
6 Tuesdays - Jan. 31, Feb. 7, 14, 21, and 28 and March 7 at 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Instructor:
Tayarisha Poe
Cost:
$25, $10 for Scribe members' family
6 Tuesdays - Jan. 31, Feb. 7, 14, 21, and 28 and March 7 at 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Students will learn basic camera and editing skills while exploring different methods of storytelling.  Each student will... read more
Wednesday, February 1 at 7:00 PM
Instructor:
Billy Woodberry
Cost:
$20, $10 Scribe members
This workshop explores the range of expressive and creative approaches to non-fiction film. With screening examples drawn from classic and contemporary works, the goal is to recover some of the... read more
Wednesday, February 8 at 7:00 PM
Instructor:
Kirsten Johnson
Cost:
$20, $10 Scribe members
This master class from award winning cinematographer Kirsten Johnson explores varied approaches to creative visual storytelling. Participants will consider choices and options in shooting styles and... read more
6 Sessions - Thursdays, February 9, 16, 23, March 2, 9, and 16 TIME: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Anne Hoffman
Cost:
$105, $75 Scribe members
6 Sessions - Thursdays, Starts February 9 Learn the basics of podcasting, today’s hottest and fastest growing broadcast medium. From concept to launch, workshop participants will learn how to develop... read more
28 Sessions – Wednesdays and Saturdays, Starts March 15
Instructor:
Aleks Martray
Cost:
$350, $325 Scribe members
28 Sessions – Wednesdays and Saturdays, Starts March 15 Wednesdays 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM and Saturdays 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM This semester-long “how-to” workshop covers all major aspects of film and video... read more
Thursday, March 23 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Instructor:
JT Takagi
Cost:
$20, $10 Scribe members
JT Takagi is a New York-based independent filmmaker and sound recordist on documentaries. He has credits on numerous PBS films, notably Stanley Nelson's The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution... read more
6 Sessions – Mondays, Starts April 3 from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Ryan Saunders
Cost:
$195, $95 Scribe members
Ready to take your Premiere editing to the next level and learn some of the powerful features available in Premiere CC?  This workshop builds on the basic concepts of Premiere Pro, such as color... read more
3 Sessions – Tuesday, Starts April 11
Instructor:
John Knapich
Cost:
$100, $75 Scribe members
3 Sessions – Tuesday, April 11, 18, 25 Learn about the basics of color correction for editors – learn strategies that will work with Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro or Avid. How to match shots, fix... read more
3 Sessions – Thursdays, Starts April 13 from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Kyle Austin
Cost:
$115, $95 Scribe members
Studies have shown that a viewer will change a channel because of bad audio. This workshop covers the entire audio post-production process of dialog editing, ADR, Foley, sound design, music editing,... read more
Saturday, April 29 from 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Instructor:
Mona Jimenez
Cost:
FREE
Countless productions from the early days of community media are locked away on obsolete and deteriorating tapes.The first step to accessing these archives is understanding what a collection contains... read more
6 Sessions – Thursdays, Starts May 4 at 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Selina Morales and Sosena Solomon
Cost:
$150, $125 Scribe members
As the U.S. becomes a more multi-ethnic country, food traditions can be a way to understand new immigrant groups and bring people together. But it can also alienate or divide groups, especially... read more
Thursday, May 11 at 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Kimi Takesue
Cost:
$20, $10 Scribe members
Kimi Takesue's intimate and visually-driven observational films explore the interplay between naturalism and stylization using color, sound, and visual rhythm.  Led by curiosity, rather than a script... read more
2 Sessions – Saturdays, June 3 and 4 at 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Instructor:
Sabrina Schmidt Gordon
Cost:
$50, $35 Scribe members
2 Sessions – Saturdays, June 3 and 4 at 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM    How do you create a scene from raw audio and video? Editors control visual sequence, dialogue, music, pace, and rhythm to turn an... read more
2 Sessions - Tuesday and Thursday, June 6 and 8, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Tim Portlock
Cost:
$40, $30 for Scribe and PhillyCAM members
Are you a filmmaker or an artist who wants to reach a broader audience?  As video projectors have become more powerful and less expensive, more artists are using them to make large scale highly... read more