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Advanced Sketch to Video

Advanced Sketch to Video TERM 5 2014

This advanced level production course is for improvisers and writers who want to turn their scripts into finished videos. Students enter the class with a script or sketch and over the course of the eight weeks prepare the script to be cast, shot, and edited in collaboration with students from Tribeca/Flashpoint academy.

Students will learn how to secure locations, cast actors, and work with a film crew. You will leave the class with a finished short sketch or first episode for your webseries.

Students interested in applying can download the application. The application consists of a current resume, work sample, statement of purpose, and the script or sketch that will be worked on in the course.

Note: This class will take place at Tribeca/Flashpoint for the entire term. Tribeca/Flashpoint is located at 28 N Clark Street, Suite 500, Chicago, IL 60602. Production weeks will be four hours instead of three.

$500, 3-4 hours, 8 weeks

Prerequisites: Application and approval of program head. Applications and requested materials should be submitted to by Friday, August 8.