Course Description

Successful filmmakers are multidisciplinary artists who capture memorable stories for audiences to enjoy, learn from, and celebrate. Enter the world of cinema by producing your own short film; write, direct and edit a movie that features a cast of family members and friends. Practice using professional film editing software to expand your technical skills. Join an ongoing discussion on the history of film, share updates on your short, and feature your work in a final presentation.


Students must be 13-17 years of age.


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Online, Asynchronous
Jul 16, 2023 to Aug 05, 2023
Online, Live Sessions
11:00AM to 1:00PM
Jul 20, 2023 to Aug 03, 2023
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $355.00 Click here to get more information
Drop Request Deadline
Jul 30, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Mar 07, 2023 to Jul 12, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Jul 16, 2023 to Aug 05, 2023
Necessary Supplies
Students are responsible for purchasing their own art supplies, equipment, software subscriptions, and/or books. For most classes, the cost is under $75 (estimate). A supply list will be available on the course site in Canvas at least 30 days prior to the first day of class.

Once you have received your enrollment confirmation and logged in to Canvas, navigate to Upcoming Courses on the left-hand side of your dashboard. Supplies will be listed on your course homepage under the supplies heading. Some or all of your course supplies are available at the RISD Store.

Section Notes
This course requires access to Adobe Premiere Pro. Please visit the Adobe Premiere Pro website to check "minimum system requirements" for your computer before registering.
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