Experimental Film and Moving Image

This course aims to introduce you to the fundamentals of film, video and installation  from production to post-production focusing on experimentation and moving image in the expanded field. It is an informative and fun look into using documentary, fiction and expanded use of moving image and sound installation methods to gain an understanding and engagement in the use of communicating ideas through filmmaking media...

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Description

This course aims to introduce you to the fundamentals of film, video and installation  from production to post-production focusing on experimentation and moving image in the expanded field. It is an informative and fun look into using documentary, fiction and expanded use of moving image and sound installation methods to gain an understanding and engagement in the use of communicating ideas through filmmaking media. We will visit installation based exhibitions around London and look at current moving image practices to use as inspiration for making work.

The course has a particular focus on working between different disciplines - documentary, feature and art installation. You will be encouraged to be innovative in your work and to think outside the conventional interpretations of the subjects covered. You will be taught through exercises, lectures, workshops, demonstrations, visits and individual tuition.

Topics Covered 

  • Contextual awareness
  • Case-studies
  • Planning, production and post-production
  • Visits
  • Individual project 

Outcomes

By the end of the course you should be able to: 

  • Edit video and film into a sequence to integrate into moving image work 
  • Edit a soundtrack into a sequence for a short film 
  • Have an understanding of ways to use film in moving image installation
  • Have an understanding of the stages of production and post-production in relation to video and film

Who is it for?

This course has been designed for artists and designers who want to use film in their work. It is also ideal for you if you are thinking about making films and want to work with some new experimental approaches. 

Level
Beginner. You do not need any previous experience. 

Follow on Courses
Once you have completed this course you may be interested in learning about editing with Final Cut Pro or about Audio Production with Logic Pro






Tutor information

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Materials

Please bring a large external drive and a notebook. We will provide video and sound recording equipment. Please bring a DSLR camera if you have one

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
01/04/2017 - 29/04/2017Saturday 11:00 - 17:005 Weeks£690Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
17/07/2017 - 21/07/2017Monday - Friday11:00 - 17:005 Days£690Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
30/09/2017 - 28/10/2017Saturday 11:00 - 17:005 Weeks£690Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
04/11/2017 - 02/12/2017Saturday 11:00 - 17:005 Weeks£690Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket