EMF 221: Principals of Film and Video Production

Fall 2017  / Mon & Wed  / 11AM-12:15 in MC 104 Course Syllabus
Instructor: Dr. David Reiss
Office MC 208 Email: dreiss@towson.edu

Course assignments will be POSTED below throughout the semester.

 

CLASS CANCELLED MON Oct 9th.

ASSIGNMENT: Please Screen Blade Runner 2049 in Theaters now.

 

REVISED PROJECTS & DUE Dates

25% LOGLINE/Alt Ending. Readings CHAP 1-3

 

25% FILM REVIEW ARTICLE, 2-3 pages.
Screen Blade Runner 2049 in Theaters.
DUE: TUE November 22nd.


25% SCENE VIDEO, 45-90 seconds.

SAMPLE SHOTS: https://www.dropbox.com
Shooting video with your Smartphone or camera video the basic shots of a single person entering a scene, and crossing the 180 directors axis line, edited in a simple Sequence.
Audio will need at least one sound effect, along with natural sound. Class will meet in early November in VML Labs.
Readings CHAP 4-10.
DUE: TUE Final class December 11th.

 

25% TV STUDIO - Wednesdays.
In-class TV Studio sessions to continue with each student rotating and learning roles for the studio.
Readings CHAP 4-10.

 

 

 

 

 

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The online reading states NOT to give the ending away,
However the assignment is to create an
ALTERNATE ENDING for Blade Runner.
1-Paragraph should do it.

READING for LOG LINE Assignment:

https://www.raindance.org/10-tips-for-writing-loglines/

 

 

 

 

Media Composer / First
FREE Avid Editing software for students link:
https://www.avid.com/media-composer-first

 

Class Introduction

LENS and CAMERA Reading Assignment - PDF Link

Lens & Camera

 


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