Directing for the Screen

School of Drama: Directing

Non-Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Directing for the Screen

Fall 2019

Taught By: William Cusick

Section: A

CRN: 4201

Credits: 2

In this course, second and third year MFA Directors will examine approaches to directing for the screen through a combination of observation, analysis, experimentation and practical hands-on workshops. Supplementary readings include essays on directing, technical readings, as well interviews and conceptual frameworks for reference and analysis. The directors will study various approaches to directing for the camera in order to discover and develop personal style and technique. Directors are expected to demonstrate their understanding of screen direction, shot planning, and basic film and television production practices.

College: School of Drama (DR)

Department: Directing (TDIR)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 8

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five 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: 6:51pm 5/25/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 12:00pm - 1:59pm

Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th

Room: 901

Date Range: 8/30/2019 - 12/13/2019