Film 5: Advanced Post-Production Workshop

Schools of Public Engagement: Communication

Non-Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Degree Students (with Restrictions)
Film 5: Adv. Post-pro Workshop
Spring 2023
Taught By: Usman Shaukat
Section: A

CRN: 13263

Credits: 3

This course is an overview of the entire postproduction and finishing process for students who have completed shooting a short film project. Class time is devoted to editing exercises, lectures, group discussions, screenings, and presentations by guest film professionals. Topics discussed and demonstrated include creating rhythm; dramatic arc and character emphasis in scenes; cutting on, after, and before movement; match cutting; symbolic and thematic editing; and A&B cutting for documentaries. The class also explores sound editing and design, color correction, screening formats for festivals, standard industry mastering options, and distribution. Students must bring their own harddrive with complete film dailies to the first session ready to edit. This course fulfills one of two capstone requiremments for Media Studies majors with a declared concentration in Film Production.

This course is open to BPATS BA/BS Media Studies and minor in Film Production students only. All other undergraduate students may request permission three (3) weeks before the start of the course by emailing Pre-Requisite: Filmmaking Studio 1 (NFLM 3660), Film 2: Intermediate Lab (NFLM 3632), and Film 3: Advanced Pre-Production (NFLM 3670) and Film 4: Advanced Film Production (NFLM 3680).

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Communication (NCOM)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 12

Add/Drop Deadline: February 5, 2023 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2023 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 1:36pm EST 2/7/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Wednesday
Times: 7:00pm - 9:40pm
Building: 6 East 16th Street
Room: 602
Date Range: 1/25/2023 - 5/10/2023