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Be Inspired by Greece: Filmmaking - made in Greece - Summer Programme

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Institute:
Metropolitan College
Athens
July 2020
2 weeks
Certificate
Full Time
English

DESCRIPTION

The programme introduces participants to basic filmmaking techniques which will enable them to create their own film. Emphasis will be placed on directing the camera for visual storytelling, with hands-on practical training in our studio utilizing our production and post-production equipment along with our access to casting well-trained actors. Outdoors shooting and training will take place in the centre of the cultural melting pot of Athens as well as in ancient and Byzantine locales to be used in their fictional or non-fictional projects.

Learning Outcomes and Goals
• Students will learn fundamental techniques of filmmaking:
- the use of camera and editing sound and image
- rehearsing and staging scene with actors
- covering a scene with camera angles
- visual continuity
• Students will gain knowledge of the elements to storytelling techniques
• Students will apply their knowledge by creating their own short film in the back drop of various sites in Greece
• Students will be exposed to glimpses of culture marvels of Greece

Programme Highlights: Hands-on experience with cameras, actors and production studios.
The sparkling sea, the see-through sky and the unique light in Greece are at your disposal to shoot your film.

Site visits (out-of-class experiences that supplement lectures as an integral part of the programme) :
Visit to: Ancient Greek Archeological sites, Byzantine monasteries and seaside nautical villages. Suggested weekend will include:

Osios Lukas
Delphi
Galaxidi

The three destinations are in close proximities.

INFORMATION

Duration (in days): 8 (2 weeks)
June 24 – July 7, 2018
Number of instructional hours: 3-4 hours/day (24 – 32 hours in total)

TUITION FEES
For information regarding student fees please contact the Institute.
CONTACT FORM
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