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Jodie Foster Teaches Filmmaking

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Teaches Filmmaking

Go behind the scenes with two-time Oscar-winner Jodie Foster, star of Silence of the Lambs and director of Little Man Tate. In her first online film class, she’ll teach you how to bring your vision to life. Jodie discusses her experience on both sides of the camera to guide you through every step of the filmmaking process, from storyboarding to casting and camera coverage. Everyone has a story. Learn how to tell yours.


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Class Sample
1. Introduction
2. Finding Your Personal Story
3. Exploring the Big Idea in Film
4. Jodie’s Short Film: Building Your Story Into a Screenplay, Part 1
5. Creating the Vision for Your Film
6. Deconstructing Visual Choices: The Beaver
7. Jodie’s Short Film: Building Your Story into a Screenplay, Part 2
8. Jodie’s Short Film: The Screenwriter-Director Collaboration
9. Jodie’s Short Film: Constructing a Scene
10. Prepping and Scheduling
11. Casting
12. The Acting Process
13. Directing Actors
14. Shooting Your Film
15. Selecting a Performance Case Study: Jack O’Connell in Money Monster
16. Editing
17. Music
18. Conclusion

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Jodie Foster


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