Workshops

3 sessions — Thursdays, April 2, 9, and 16, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Charles Hardy
Cost:
$75, $60 for Scribe members
This three-session workshop will provide participants with a broad-based introduction to oral history practice, including project design, interview preparation, question lists, ethics and law, and... read more
28 sessions — Saturdays, April 4 – July 11, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM and Mondays, April 6 - July 6, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM except Memorial Day
Instructor:
Sosena Solomon
Cost:
$350, $325 Scribe members
This semester-long “how-to” workshop covers all major aspects of film and video production and supports participants in the completion of short projects. Bring your individual project ideas and get... read more
2 sessions — Saturdays, March 28 and April 4, 2020, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Instructor:
Mina Llona
Cost:
$75, $50 Scribe members
Mina “SayWhat” Llona, a regular host on Philadelphia’s 100.3 RNB and host of the podcast, “Mina’s House” on Apple Podcasts, will provide an overview of the skill sets necessary to be a solid... read more
5 Sessions – Mondays, April 6, 13, 20 and Wednesdays, April 8 and 15, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Instructor:
John Kolleh
Cost:
$30, $15 Scribe member family
Filming with a camera-equipped quadcopter drone isn’t difficult. Students will learn basic drone safety, operations and how to best use drone video for storytelling. Students will produce a short... read more
Mondays 6:00 PM, March 2, April 6, May 4 and June 1, 6:00 PM — 7:00 PM
Instructor:
Cost:
FREE
Scribe’s staff is on hand to answer your questions and give details about all of our programs.
4 sessions — Tuesdays, May 5, 12, 19 and 26, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Ryan Saunders
Cost:
$135, $100 Scribe members
This accelerated workshop teaches participants essential skills needed to edit any video in Premiere Pro whether it’s a 3 minute trailer or an hour-long documentary. Participants learn how to... read more
5 sessions — Thursdays, May 7, 14, 21, 28, and June 4, 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Jeff Towne
Cost:
$125, $100 Scribe members
Improve your interviews and voice-overs by learning to acquire the best-quality sound for audio documentaries and multimedia productions. In this four-part class, we’ll discuss the best gear and... read more
Saturday, May 9, 2020 1:00 PM — 3:00 PM
Instructor:
Steven Ascher
Cost:
$25, $15 Scribe members
Copies of Ascher’s The Filmmaker’s Handbook, 5th edition will be available for purchase. Creating portraits of familial bonds can be tricky. Oscar-nominated filmmaker Steven Ascher has made films on... read more
4 sessions — Wednesdays, May 27, June 3, 10 and 17, 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Tony Heriza
Cost:
$135, $100 Scribe Members
Four sessions offering theoretical, practical and aesthetic approaches to the edit. Investigating the many ways to ‘find’ and refine story, how to organize for the edit, and hands-on techniques for... read more
Monday, June 1, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Instructor:
Vivian Vázquez Irizarry & Neyda Martinez
Cost:
$25, $15 Scribe members
Throughout the 1970’s, fires consumed the South Bronx. Black and Puerto Rican residents bore the blame for the devastation even as they battled daily to save their neighborhoods.  Decade of Fire (... read more
Friday, June 12, 2020 — Saturday, June 27, 2020
Instructor:
Cost:
FREE
Places of Power is an exhibition of multi-disciplinary media works created by the Philadelphia-based Termite TV collective in collaboration with the Village of Arts and Humanities. Created in... read more
2 sessions — Saturdays, June 13 and 20, 2020, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Instructor:
Anula Shetty and Michael Kuetemeyer
Cost:
$100, $75 Scribe members
Photo by Lillian Dunn, courtesy of Village of Arts and Humanities. Over the course of two weekends, learn how to effectively use Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality devices and techniques to create... read more