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FILMPROD 101: Screen Writing I: Visual Writing

A writing workshop that is an exploration of visual storytelling. Beginning with visual literacy, the class progresses from basic cinematic techniques through scene exercises to revisions and ultimately to connecting scenes in order to build sequences of script pages. Open to all majors; may substitute for ENGL 190F prerequisite for FP104.
Terms: Aut | Units: 5 | UG Reqs: WAY-CE | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors: ; Tobin, A. (PI)

FILMPROD 105: Script Analysis (FILMPROD 305)

Analysis of screenplay and film from the writer's perspective, with focus on ideation, structure, and dramatic tension in narrative features. Sources include screenplays and screenings.
Terms: Aut | Units: 4 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: ; Tobin, A. (PI)

FILMPROD 106: Image and Sound: Filmmaking for the Digital Age

Despite the rise of emerging forms like two-minute YouTube videos, six second Vines, or interactive storytelling modules, many core principles of visual storytelling remain unchanged. In this hands-on film production class students will learn a broad set of filmmaking fundamentals (basic history, theory, and practice) and will apply them creating film projects using tools such as iPhones, consumer cameras and FCPX.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 3 | UG Reqs: WAY-CE | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors: ; Shaw, E. (PI)

FILMPROD 305: Script Analysis (FILMPROD 105)

Analysis of screenplay and film from the writer's perspective, with focus on ideation, structure, and dramatic tension in narrative features. Sources include screenplays and screenings.
Terms: Aut | Units: 4 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: ; Tobin, A. (PI)

FILMPROD 400: Film/Video Writing and Directing

Restricted to M.F.A. documentary students. Emphasis is on the development of the research, conceptualization, visualization, and preproduction skills required for nonfiction filmmaking. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.
Terms: Aut | Units: 4 | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors: ; Meltzer, J. (PI)

FILMPROD 401: Nonfiction Film Production

Restricted to M.F.A documentary students. 16mm production techniques and concepts. Final project is a short black-and-white film with multitrack sound design. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.
Terms: Aut | Units: 4 | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors: ; Petrovic, T. (PI)

FILMPROD 405: Producing Practicum

Restricted to M.F.A. documentary students. Advanced producing principles through the preproduction of the M.F.A. thesis project, including development of a professional film proposal. Practical training in fundraising. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.
Terms: Aut | Units: 4 | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors: ; Almada, N. (PI)

FILMPROD 801: TGR Project

Terms: Aut, Win, Spr, Sum | Units: 0 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: TGR
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