Learn the steps for developing a feature documentary from conception and prep through production, with an accomplished documentary filmmaker as your guide. Participants should come prepared for this eight-week, Level 1 course with a project that you plan to produce and/or direct. Crafting a compelling proposal for funders is a key goal of the course. Sessions include presentations/discussions, interactive exercises, a panel discussion with documentary funders, and a one-on-one mentoring session focused on your project.
The course will take place in our virtual classroom Wednesdays, 10am - 12pm PST, November 6 - December 18, 2019. instructors will be announced shortly. Applications for this course are being accepted until October 16, 2019. Class size is limited to 30 participants. All online class sessions are recorded for registered participants who are unable to attend live.