Workshops

Saturday, April 29 from 11:30 AM – 5:30 PM (Bring your own brown bag lunch!)
Instructor:
Mona Jimenez
Cost:
FREE
Whether taping a local street protest or recording a block party or church event, documenting community history is only the beginning.  As years go by and tape formats change, countless productions... 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
A workshop designed in collaboration with The Philadelphia Folklore Project As the U.S. becomes a more multi-ethnic country, food traditions can be a way to understand new immigrant groups and bring... read more
Monday, May 8 TIME: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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A Scribe staff member is on hand to answer your questions and give details about all of our programs. Please call (215) 222-4201 to reserve your space.
Tuesday, May 9 from 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM (Reception 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM)
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Cost:
FREE
Recognizing the important role that short docs have in cinema, storytelling, and culture, Sundance Institute presents the Short DocMaster Class to help empower the next generation of artists.... read more
4 Tuesdays - May 9, 16,23, and 30 TIME: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Elisabeth Perez-Luna
Cost:
$75, $50 Scribe members
Do you have a message or a story to say with sound? Do you want to produce a radio show or a podcast, or maybe an audio-portrait or get sound for a video project for an interview with a community or... 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
6 Sessions –Tuesdays and Thursdays, May 16, 18, 23, and 25 from 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Instructor:
Rocco Avallone
Cost:
$25, $10 Scribe member family
Filming with a camera-equipped quadcopter drone isn’t difficult. Students will learn basic drone safety, operations and how to best use drone video for storytelling. Students will produce a short... read more
2 Sessions – Saturdayand Sunday, June 3 and 4 at 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Instructor:
Sabrina Schmidt Gordon
Cost:
$50, $35 Scribe members
2 Sessions – Saturday and Sunday, 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... read more
Monday, June 5 TIME: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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0
A Scribe staff member is on hand to answer your questions and give details about all of our programs. Please call (215) 222-4201 to reserve your space.
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