Summer Camps

The Art of Filmmaking

In The Art of Filmmaking students will experiment with personal, creative and socially engaged approaches to digital video, sound and electronic art production. By doing this it will help to develop an electronic portfolio of creative digital media work required for college and scholarship applications, exhibitions, and future employment opportunities. Implement a variety of interpersonal skills needed for collaborative work in creative fields, especially in long-distance and remote production environments

A high school student explores creative camerawork at summer camp.

camp details

This intensive one-week course takes a hands-on approach to learning filmmaking. Students explore the main components of the medium, such as scriptwriting, cinematography, sound, lighting, and editing. As collaboration is essential to the process of making films, students will rely on each other to help create their projects. This immersive study culminates in each student producing their own original film to be screened for friends and family at the conclusion of the class!

Camp Director(s): Shawn Cheatham

Format: In-person 

Grades Levels: Entering 10th-12th grade

Times: 9am-4pm EDT

Date: July 8th - July 12th, 2024

Registration for this camp will open on February 1st, 2024

For more information, please contact:

Caryn Preston - Assistant Director for Youth Experiences