FILM CLASSES

  1. FILMMAKING ON A MICRO BUDGET
  2. LET’S MAKE A MOVIE
  3. START WRITING YOUR SCREENPLAY

FILMMAKING – MAKING MOVIES ON A MICRO BUDGET

  • Interested in making your own documentaries, commercials, independent shorts or feature films, and wanting them to be as good as possible, but have a limited budget?
  • Have questions about lighting, audio, camcorders, or how to choose the best editing software?
  • This Seattle filmmaking class will answer your questions, clear up the confusion, and get you off to a good start.
  • You’ll learn how to make high-quality movies without the mistakes that are common to beginners.
  • You’ll learn money-saving methods that will move you forward toward your goals, without spending a penny more than you need to.
  • All levels are welcome.
  • Many people take this class along with Let’s Make a  Movie
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Class #17506: Seattle Film Classes:
Filmmaking on a Budget
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Saturdays, 12:30pm-2:30pm
3 meetings: 11/17, 11/24, 12/1
Seattle: University of Washington
Maximum enrollment: 10. Spaces left: 9


 

LET’S MAKE A MOVIE

CLASS DESCRIPTION:

Want to star in a movie, while learning how films are made? Here’s your chance!  In this class, we’ll create and film a short movie, working together as a group. Everyone in the class who wants to, will be in the film. Important: If you are new to acting, take ACTING 101 before taking this course.

You can take LET’S MAKE A MOVIE just for fun, or as part of our Acting for the Camera certificate program.


17396Sign up now using the link below:

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Class 17396: LET'S MAKE A MOVIE -
Saturdays, 3pm-5pm 11/17, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15
No class on 11/24 due to holiday weekend
IMPORTANT: Last 2 meetings may go as late as 9 pm
Course fee: $150 + $10 registration fee
Location: University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 12. Enrolled so far: 2

 

SCREENWRITING 101

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Class 17534: Screenwriting 101:
Mondays 6pm-8pm, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29, 11/5

Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee

Where: University of Washington campus

Max. enrollment: 10. Spaces left: 4

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Looking for a screenwriting class that covers the fundamentals, and gives you an opportunity to write and workshop some actual scenes and short scripts? In this Seattle screenwriting class, open to both beginners and experienced writers, you’ll learn how screenplays are written, learn what writing habits to avoid, do writing both during and outside the class hours, and get helpful feedback on your writings.

In this four week workshop, we’ll learn some things about how screenplays are written, then get some practice in writing them. You’ll have a chance to write “minute movies” (just a page long), short screenplays (a few pages long), and scenes from full length movies. There will also be opportunities (for those who want to) to share your writing with the class and get some feedback.


 

About Nils Osmar

Nils Osmar was born in Alaska, and grew up in a wilderness area on the southern coast. He now lives in Seattle. He has made his living in the arts for over thirty years, working as a writer, visual artist, teacher, and filmmaker. He currently teaches through the University of Washington's ASUW Experimental College. He is the Director of an independent educational program, Classesandworkshops.com, which offers courses in visual, written and performing arts in Seattle, Washington.