TAC: Level 3
12 - one hour long sessions: Meeting online through Adobe Connect
Moving into the most important aspect of film-making, Level 3 delves into how to tell a story. Everything from the basic structure that all stories share to staging and cinematography. In Level 3 your student will learn the tools to take their ideas and transform them into a cohesive narrative that communicates a clear theme.
We will explore the concepts of characters and why developing convincing personalities is essential to plot.
Topics covered through the course:
Plot and Story Structure
Showing not Telling
Communicating with the Camera: Basic types of shots
Editing: Cuts and Transitions
The Power of Sound
and much more
Level 3 can be experienced with any basic editing software, such as Windows Movie Maker or iMovie.
Cost: Summer: $300 - Fall: $350 (You can reserve your spot with a $50 registration fee)
Ages: 11 to 18
Taught by Chad Stewart
Prerequisite: The Animation Course: Level 1 and Level 2