81B: Production II

This course is an introduction to film production on a sound stage and focuses on acquisition of technical skills including: advanced camera operation, camera movement, stage lighting, sound recording, and construction and assembly of scenic elements. Emphasis is placed on working on a built set, communication and workflow between creatives, departments, crew and talent. Safety is given highest priority on all work carried out. Daily courses include technical demonstrations, practical assignments, screenings, readings, discussions and a field trip. Stage production work, readings, and screenings outside of class are assigned. The daily course work builds cumulatively towards the production of a final group project shot over the weekend between 9th and 10th week.

4 units
Course materials fee
Prerequisites: 81A