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Warner Bros. Backlot Tour Wows Korean Students

July 10, 2014 by | Film Production

For the last few weeks, we’ve had a group of Korean students visiting us at Dodge College as part of our Cross Cultural Filmmaking course, taught by James Gardner. Recently, the students went on the Warner Bros. Backlot Tour. Guest author Brian Hamilton was lucky enough to join them, and sent back this report: Whenever

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Justin Simien: How the Internet Can Help Your Movie

June 18, 2014 by | Alumni

The Internet can help your movie-making efforts immensely. Just ask Justin Simien (BFA/Film Production ’04), who has had plenty of experience using social media to his advantage. Aside from being named one of the Ten Directors To Watch in 2013 by Variety, Simien has been busy building awareness for his film Dear White People. We

Roy Finch discusses the ins and outs of continuous takes with his students.

Roy Finch Teaches the Art of the Continuous Shot

June 16, 2014 by | Film Production

Dodge College of Film and Media Arts offers a lot of amazing summer classes. For example, there is the The Continuous Take (FTV 329-04/529-04). Taught by Roy Finch, it’s the type of fun class that most students can’t even believe is a real offering. Ever since the beginning of film, continuous shots have amazed audiences

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Production Design Showcases Student Work

May 15, 2014 by | Film Production

Production designers play a key role in film, television, and beyond. They’re responsible for the overall look and feel of what they are working on, working closely with the director to figure out how to visually tell the story. Currently, some of Dodge College’s students are showcasing their work in the Production Design Showcase in

Long Story Short, Chapman Duo Creates YouTube Success

March 24, 2014 by | Alumni

A duo that describes themselves as “not funny at all” and say if they wrote a comedy for YouTube it would die, is, in itself, a funny statement looking at the success of Chapman duo Almog Avidan Antonir (BFA/Film Prod.’13) and Tom Assam-Miller’s (BFA/Screen Acting’14) latest web series Long Story Short. Citing dry humor and