Workshops

4 Sessions – Thursdays, July 19, 26, Aug 2, 9, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Instructor:
Elisabeth Perez-Luna
Cost:
$100, $75 Scribe members
This four session workshop will take you through the basics of story structure, interviewing techniques, script writing, introduction to recording equipment, live broadcast techniques, editing and... read more
2 Weeks, Monday - Friday, July 23 - August 3rd
Instructor:
Ellen Reynolds
Cost:
FREE
Scribe Video Center and Mighty Writers present the art of film and poetry! Seven to 12-year olds build confidence and media skills by turning poetry into stop motion animation. Week One takes place... read more
6 Sessions – Tuesdays, July 24, 31, Aug 7, 14, 21, 28
Instructor:
Ryan Saunders
Cost:
$200, $100 Scribe members
This workshop teaches participants how to import, manage, and encode media; efficiently navigate Premiere's workflow; and make use of editing tools for effects and transitions. Participants will... read more
Saturday, August 4th, 2:00pm
Instructor:
Aaron Kopp
Cost:
$25, $15 Scribe members and BlackStar Festival All-Access pass holders
Master Class with Aaron Kopp – Cinematography, Animation, and Collaboration in Documentary Film  Aaron Kopp’s feature directorial debut, LIYANA is a unique hybrid of documentary and animated fiction... read more
Sloan Seale
4 Sessions – Mondays & Thursdays, August 6, 9, 13, 16
Instructor:
Sloan Seale
Cost:
$120, $95 Scribe members
In this two-week intensive, participants will study the fundamentals of narrative screenwriting, focusing on finding story ideas, character development, story structure, what makes strong film-... read more
Stephanie Renee
2 Sessions – Wednesdays, August 8 and 15
Instructor:
Stephanie Renée
Cost:
$80, $60 Scribe members
Designed for actors, authors, performers, radio hosts, and anyone who wishes to learn the craft of voiceover performance.  Through exercises, recordings, critique, and discussion, participants... read more
2 Sessions – Thursdays, September 6 and 13th
Instructor:
Tom Byrnes
Cost:
$60, $40 Scribe members, $30 for Adobe Premiere Participants
Learn about the basics of color correction for editors, including underlying concepts and tools. Working within Adobe Premiere Pro, learn strategies to match shots, fix problem footage and use color... read more
Lise Yasui
3 Sessions – Wednesdays, September 12, 19, and 26
Instructor:
Sara Zia Ebrahimi, Heidi Saman, and Lise Yasui
Cost:
$90, $70 for Scribe members
Raising money can be the most difficult task in filmmaking. Three filmmakers share strategies to help you meet fundraising goals for your next film! September 12: Sara Zia Ebrahimi, independent film... read more
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Instructor:
Henry Adebonojo
Cost:
$25, $15 Scribe members
HENRY ADEBONOJO: The Meaning of the Lens This master class focuses on lens choices in narrative and documentary filmmaking. While lighting is an important component of the emotional equation, the... read more
1 Session –Monday, September 24
Instructor:
Jos Duncan
Cost:
$25, $20 Scribe members
Impact filmmaking has become the new strategy for filmmaker activists. Learn how to give your documentary a life beyond film festivals and how to leverage it to make a meaningful impact on the issues... read more
Tuesday, Sept 25, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Hans Charles
Cost:
$25, $15 Scribe members
Led by professor and filmmaker Hans Charles, this master class will explore defining a Black aesthetic in cinematography specifically and film in general. The class will explore the historical... read more