This course focuses on introducing and developing the basic acting techniques of characterization, role analysis, acting for the camera, voice, and body control.
It will be challenging, invigorating, and participatory and will have guided discussions of readings and performances, rehearsals, workshops, performances, small group and large group activities, written and creative assignments, and quizzes.
This course is designed for a new generation of storytellers.
With an unrivaled approach to hands-on, interactive learning, you will find yourself completely immersed in this course of study from day one.
Classes are taught by practicing industry professionals.
Duration: 3 Months
Class delivery method: Online and Physical
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
This course will focus on learning about lighting, film history, film editing and the use of camera equipment, all of which are integral to a cinematographer's career.
You will discover the differences in modern cameras, camera lenses, exposure, and lighting in a way that helps you understand rather than confuse you with technical jargons.
You will learn what the pros do, and how you can do the same and even better.
This course teaches the fundamentals of screen directing, which includes script breakdown, scene blocking, communication with cast and crew, and the logistics of production.
At the end of this course you will be able to:
• Develop a shooting script.
• Break down the story and dialogue in a scene. • Pre-visualize the script for purposes of shot design and or style. • Understand set logistics and the role of the director in set management. • Communicate and work with actors and crew. • Block a scene with actors and for the camera. • Capture and cover a scene effectively. • Edit footage together effectively from an intended design. • Critically analyze approach, story, and style in terms of film directing.
• Practical working knowledge of Mac OS X or Windows
• Basic knowledge of editing terminology is highly recommended.
This course will give you a thorough overview of the interface, tools, features, and production flow for Premiere Pro CC.
This course is an ideal combination of instructor-led demonstration and hands-on practice to introduce participants to Adobe Premiere Pro software, a revolutionary 64-bit nonlinear video-editing application.
You will learn powerful real-time video and audio editing tools that give you precise control over virtually every aspect of your production.
This course will help you learn in-demand skills creating, mixing, and editing sound to professional industry standards for a career in the thriving film, television industries.
The structure of this course centers on the process – from beginning to end – of developing audio for the broadcast media, including the audio departments you will one day collaborate with as a sound specialist in the industry.
Across areas such as voiceover recording, field recording, mixing and more, you will learn to edit and fix dialogue, perform and record foley, develop sound design effects, mix in multichannel formats.
This course is an introduction to the basic principles, procedures, and techniques of television production.
You will learn about video control, special effects, operation of cameras and editing machines, composition, lighting, staging, and directing, on-camera announcing, interviewing and more.