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Intro to Documentary Production Class

Presented by Docs In Progress at Docs In Progress, Silver Spring MD

Sep 13 - Oct 18, 2014

Intro to Documentary Production Class

This hands-on class for new filmmakers focuses on how to plan, shoot and edit a documentary film. The class will introduce participants to screen language and sequencing and provide hands-on experience with digital video cameras and the Adobe Premiere editing system. Camera and editing equipment will be provided.

Participants will work in small teams to produce a 3-5 minute short documentary. Story subjects will be assigned to allow participants to focus their energies on learning how to use

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$575 (earlybird through Aug 30), $600 (Regular) - Additional discounts for members of Docs In Progress Docs Insiders program.

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Additional time info:

In addition to class time, participants should expect to spend 10 additional hours outside class on production and editing their projects.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Docs In Progress

8560 Second Avenue, Suite 113, Silver Spring, MD 20910


Our entrance is on Apple Ave. around the corner from Alexander House.

The Cameron Street garage is open 24/7 and requires payment between 7 am - 7 pm on weekdays ($1 per hour for the first four hours and 65 cents per hour for each additional hour). Parking in the garage is free on weekends, federal holidays, and after 7 pm on weekdays. You must remember your space number and pay at one of the pay stations with cash, credit card, or the ParkMobile or MobileNow apps.

You can also sometimes find nearby metered street parking as well. While street spaces are usually free after 6 pm, they do require payment during the daytime Mondays-Saturdays and most are limited to one or two hours. Meters accept coins or the Parkmobile and MobileNow apps.

Do NOT park (or even stand) in any spots marked for police only.

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