FILMMAKING CAMPS

Imagination Stage offers its filmmaking program in a unique and comprehensive camp environment. Young filmmakers are placed in small teams to complete short narrative films from concept to final cut. Emphasis is placed on the fundamentals and process of filmmaking: story analysis, pre-production techniques, composition, cinematography, editing, and sound. Please note: The “register” button will directly link you to our course catalog, and you will be able to register from there.

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FILMMAKING, 1 Week

(RISING GRADES 5-8)

During this whirlwind week, students interested in filmmaking work in a small, supervised group to take a short concept from script to screen.

 

FILMMAKING, 3 Weeks

(RISING GRADES 5-12)

This three-week camp is a comprehensive immersion into Hollywood-style filmmaking.

 

ADVANCED FILMMAKING ACADEMY, 3 Weeks

(RISING GRADES 8-12)

The AFA is an intensive filmmaking experience offered during the Summer only for serious young filmmakers who already have a solid working knowledge of the craft.

 

ESSENTIALS OF ANIMATION, 1 Week

(RISING GRADES 5-12)

In this hands-on environment, campers learn the fundamentals of 2-D computer animation and game design, the craft of stop-motion, and the basics of motion picture special effects.

 

INDEPENDENT STUDY

(FOR STUDENTS WHO HAVE COMPLETED FILM CONSERVATORY. CONTACT CAMP MANAGER FOR PERMISSION AND DETAILS.)

 

ALL FILMMAKING CAMPS TAKE PLACE AT THE BETHESDA LOCATION.

BEFORE-CARE 

7:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m.

AFTER-CARE 

3:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

BETHESDA LOCATION

 

Extended care consists of supervised free time. Imagination Stage provides art supplies, games and a tv/dvd player. Campers may bring books or music if they choose to have more solitary pursuits after a long day of fun and creativity.

 

Please note availability varies by week.

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CONTACT

FILMMAKING CAMPS MANAGER

DAVID STERN

301-280-1649

digitalmedia@imaginationstage.org

Imagination Stage