An Intensive Workshop provides students with a thorough introduction to the foundations of film directing craft, exploring main aspects of Film Directing:
Storytelling foundations: Drama,Conflict, Subject and Genre.
The 3 Acts Structure:Inciting Incident. Plot Points. Climax and endings.
Scene fundamentals: Beats and Structure.
Characters: Biography and Backstory.
Film grammar I
Staging and blocking fundamentals.
The Shot: Shot size. Angles. Types and uses.
Camera movements: Pans. Tilts. Dolly. Tracking.
Film grammar II
Shot and reverse shot Technique.
Masters shot technique.
Continuity rules: The 180º Rule.The 30º Rule.
Composition Rules: Rule ofThirds. Diagonals. Horizons.
Headroom and noise room.
The shooting plan.
The Shotlist.Story boards. Floor plan
The 1st reading: Zone Zero.
Blocking: Movements. Obstacles.Adjustments
Rehearsal Techniques: Images. Physical activity. Verbs of Action
Directing actors in Set.