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October 14, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - June 2, 2017 @ 6:00 pm

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The Saratoga Film Academy is going into its 3rd year in offering filmmaking classes to 3rd – 5th graders.  These six week classes are designed to train students in basic filmmaking skills through hands-on video projects.  Students can register for the whole year or join us for any individual 6 week session. Class sizes are limited to 10 students.


dsc01328Camera Basics Oct. 14 – Dec. 2

Camera Basics is a six week course that focuses on developing camera skills. 3rd-5th grade students will engage in hands-on video production projects designed to encourage their growth and understanding of camera skills. Students will work in teams to produce 2-3 video projects in the course of 6 weeks.

Visual Storytelling Jan. 13 – Feb. 17dsc01161

Visual Storytelling is a six week course that focuses on the basics of storytelling (screenwriting elementsapplied). 3rd-5th grade students will engage in hands-on video production projects that forces them to use their creativity to solve problems and to develop a better understanding for writing narratives.  Students will also develop outlines for a short-film to be produced in the next session.

dsc01302-1Short-Film Production Mar. 3 – Apr. 7

Short-Film Production is a six week course that provides students with the opportunity to produce individual short films.  Each student will use an outline developed from last session, or create a brand new outline for an original narrative to produce a film.  The class will work as a team to help each student or pairs of students produce their films.

Digital Editing Basics Apr. 28 – Jun. 2dsc01321

Digital Editing is a six week course that focuses on video editing.  The students will spend class time editing their short-films from last session.  They will learn and practice specific editing techniques throughout the session through a series of editing exercises we will perform.  They will have the option to apply the techniques to their short films.



uta-storyboardCOST BREAKDOWN:
Whole Year (24 weeks): $920
Whole Year Paid up Front: $850 ($70 Discount)
Per 6 Week Session: $230


October 14, 2016 @ 4:00 pm
Friday, June 2 @ 6:00 pm
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The Saratoga Film Academy
(310) 801-5642


Saratoga Independent School
459 Lake Ave.
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 United States
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(518) 583-0841