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CLASS TOPICS
ASSIGNMENTS
CLASS EXERCISES / DEMOS
FILMS
READINGS
4/10
Intro/ Class Assignments/ Basic Film & Video Terms
Shooting Practice Exercise assigned. Tripod demo "Father"
"The Coin"
Chapter 3
4/17
The Camera
Camera Exercise assigned. Shooting Practice Exercise "The Return Machine" Chapter 4
4/24
Camera Exercise Screenings
Camera Exercise Due. Camera Exercise Shoot
"3 x 3" Chapter 7
5/1
Shooting for Continuity /
Editing - Part 1
Editing Exercise assigned.

Sony A-3000 Camera Demo / Premiere Pro Demo

"Perfect Living"
"97 %"
Chapter 12
5/8
Editing - Part 2

Preproduction Package Assigned Premiere Pro Demo - Part 2
/ Editing Practice Exercise
"Backwater"
Chapter 14
5/15
Storytelling /
Preproduction / QUIZ
Exquisite Corpse Exercise Assigned
Exporting video in Premiere "Aparent"
"RGB"
 
5/22
Preproduction Meetings

Preproduction Package Due

Editing Exercise shoot or edit time.    
5/29
Editing Part 3 / Color Grading / Editing Exercise Screenings
Editing Exercise Due
Premiere Pro Demo - Part 3
Ken Burns Effect
DaVinci Resolve Demo
"Dos Ciclos"
"Solitude"
Chapter 17
6/5
Sound Editing
Exquisite Corpse Exercise Due
Premiere Pro Sound Editing Exercise "A Short Film on Glenn Gould"
"Blue City": Two Soundtracks
 
6/12
Exquisite Corpse Screening /
Final Project Rough Cut
Meetings
Final Project Rough Cuts Due.
     
6/19
Pursuing Film at De Anza /
Rough Cut follow-up meetings
    "This Is When We Met"
 
6/26
Final Project Screenings
Final Projects Due      





CLASS TOPICS
ASSIGNMENTS
CLASS DEMOS
FILMS
READINGS
MURCH PRESENTATIONS
4/8
Intro / Class Assignments /
Techniques of Continuity
Scene Analysis Exercise
& Murch Presentation
Assigned
Scene Analysis "God of Love" Murch,
pages 5-9
 
4/15
History of Editing /
Sound Editing
Scene Analysis Selections Due Rainforest Exercise Assigned
Sequence Settings /
Sound Editing Techniques
"Tanghi Argentini"   1) Why Do Cuts Work?
Yolanda, Rhiane, Gabby, Colby
4/22
Scene Analysis
Presentations
Scene Analysis Due /
Dialogue Ex. Assigned
  "Thief" Murch,
pages 17-20
 
4/29
Dialogue Editing Rainforest Exercise Due
Dialogue Techniques /
Splitting Tracks
"Kleingeld" Murch,
pages 32-42
2) The Rule of Six
July, Ana, Guillermo, Naoki, Anh
5/6
Exporting Media /
Foley Sound Editing
QUIZ
Foley Exercise Assigned
Foley Studio Recording
"The Scarecrow Girl"   3) The Decisive Moment - Derek
Justin, Kevin, Chris, Kassandra
5/13
Color Correction /
Dialogue Exercise
Consultations
Dialogue
Rough-cuts Due

Color Grading   Murch,
pages 52-56
 
5/20
Dialogue Exercise
Screenings
Dialogue Exercise Due / Gunsmoke Exercise Assigned   "Arena" Murch,
pages 57-63
4) Test Screenings....
Kim, Roxanne, Yujing, Riley
5/27
Memorial Day Holiday

       
6/3
Special Effects /
Working with After Effects
Foley Exercise Due
After Effects /
Opacity Masks,
Masking Objects
"The Love Song of
Iskra Prufrock"
Murch, pgs. 64-69
& 118-124
5) Don't Worry, It's Only...

6/10
Music Editing /
Green Screen Post Production
Condensed Music Exercise
Assigned
Green Screen Effects /
Condensing Pre-recorded Music
"Morning Fall"   6) Dragnet  
Ariyan, Isaac. Greg, Sushant   
7) Digital Editing - Faster, Faster
Evert, Juan, Kang, Sudanshu
6/17
Gunsmoke Exercise
Consultations
Gunsmoke Rough-Cuts Due
Condensed Music Exercise Due
       
6/24
Final Class, Screenings
Final Projects due.
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