HER Film Camp offers girls and gender non-conforming youth an opportunity to learn the art of storytelling through film production. Campers are encouraged to explore their talents, be bold and brave, and understand their potential impact. This summer, we’re offering two different camps: Workshop and Director’s Choice.
WORKSHOP: JUNE 14 – 25
The Workshop is the introductory, prerequisite course of HER Film Camp. HER Film Camp offers girls and non-binary youth an opportunity to learn the art of storytelling through film production The first week focuses on understanding the fundamentals of storytelling and production. Campers will learn the basics of screenplay writing, the pitch, pre-production, cinema technology, production design, and flow. Campers will collaborate, create, and shoot their own ideas for a short film. The second week will focus on post-production which includes editing, sound design, color correction, and delivering their final films. Other activities include shooting interviews, speaker talkbacks, and watching short films.
DIRECTOR’S CHOICE: JUNE 7-11, JUNE 28-JULY 2, JULY 5-9
The Director’s Choice is an opportunity for campers to join a professional production team to create an original short film. This course is more advanced and requires the prerequisite Workshop course or film production experience. The first week focuses on learning the basics of film production, the second week focuses on filming on a varied set of locations, and the last week focuses on editing, sound design, and film delivery. This original film will have a variety of premiere opportunities, including film festival submissions..