Class: Cynthia Pepper - From Short Story to Short Film

Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Sat., Mar. 15 • 1:00-4:00 pm • $60

Cynthia Pepper’s short films have won Emmy Awards and are distributed worldwide. She has worked on over 90 films with budgets of every size. This class reviews all the elements of translating a short personal story into a film. Topics include creating a simple treatment or script, drawing shooting boards, casting, location scouting, simple directing techniques, producing, editing, and scoring a short film. Students are encouraged to send a three-sentence synopsis prior to the class (instructions available upon registration). Advance registration required.