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Class Level: Intermediate
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 15
System Requirements:

You will need a reliable Internet connection as well as a computer or device with which you can access your virtual class. We recommend you arrive to class 5-10 minutes early to ensure you're able to set up your device and connection.

Class Delivery:

This class will be held via Zoom unless otherwise specified

What you'll learn in this avid training:

The many duties and technical concerns faced by the assistant film editor working with Avid are covered through lectures, demonstrations and hands-on exercises. This intensive course is specifically designed to keep you up-to-date in the ever-changing post production environment and is a study in the art of storytelling in short form. Students will learn about accelerated story arcs and how to get across thoughts themes and story points with as little shots and sound as possible. 

We will screen and breakdown a popular short film and study all of the techniques the editor used to be able to create extreme emotion and engaging character development in under 20 minutes. We will break down a music video and have hands-on to all of the raw footage to be able create the students’ own story through music visualizations. Students will break down a major feature film’s trailers and discuss techniques on how to tell the film’s story in under 2 minutes. 

Students will screen a feature overnight and create a trailer for it in-class. Throughout the class advanced Avid Media Composer techniques and special effects tricks will be studied.

Audience

This course is designed for: 
  • Producers
  • Editors
  • Assistant Editors
  • Multimedia Producers
Prerequisites
  • Completion of the course Media Composer Fundamentals I (MC101) or equivalent experience. 
  • A working knowledge of Windows or Macintosh operating systems. 
  • Experience in video production or post-production is recommended.

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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They go over dailies but don't go through the process of creating them. We do talk about how they're created (i.e. via facilities for scripted using Colorfront or ingest systems for non-scripted).
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