How to Make a Movie (from A to Z)
THTR 297B - 3 credits
Ever wanted to know what it was like making a professional movie? Now is your chance! Director/writer R.W. Goodwin, Executive Producer of the famed series The X-Files, is teaching two 5-week courses where you will participate in making a movie! This class offers a step by step exploration of the creation, production and post-production processes involved in the making of mainstream film and television.
Goodwin has produced, written and directed feature films, television pilots, movies and series, including The Fugitive, Life Goes On, Pasadena, Tru Calling, Alien Trespass and Inside Moves to name a few.
Students who successfully complete this course will:
- Learn every aspect and role of creating a movie
- Learn to function effectively as a member of a collaborative team in the preparation and realization of a narrative short film
- Have a basic comprehensive understanding of how film and television are produced
- Have participated in the making of a professional short film that can be included on their resume