Foundations in Filmmaking
Ages 8 – 11


Learn the basics of filmmaking and animation. Students will be introduced to a wide variety of filmmaking techniques. They will gain an understanding of how to develop ideas for films, camera and lighting techniques, and editing. By working together and discovering the joy of creating a film, students will build self-confidence and refine their voice as aspiring media makers.

6 Fridays • 4:30–6:30pm
Sep 27, Oct 4, 11, 18, 25, Nov 1
nm: $195 • m: $185 • Instructor: Daniel Weintraub
at PUF Studios

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Daniel Weintraub is the director of The Art Effect’s Forge Media. Daniel began making films as a teenager, winning an international film festival at age 16. He went on to earn a degree in film and television at Northwestern University. Daniel has written and directed numerous short films that have screened at film festivals around the world. Professionally, he has worked as an editor and director on a vast variety of projects; from network promos to experimental films to documentaries and TV shows for clients such as Comedy Central, HBO, NBC and The Travel Channel. Daniel is currently at work directing his first feature length documentary: “Deep Listening: The Story of Pauline Oliveros”.

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