Short Film and New Media

Course Description

Covers the development of short-form media content for distribution on the Internet and mobile devices. Written products include outlines, treatments, and conceptual storyboards for a short film or webisode pilot that incorporate images, text, audio, and video elements. Project ideas will be adapted for the Capstone Production Practicum.

Learning Outcomes

  • Evaluate the directorial approach to a short fiction film.
  • Evaluate the narrative elements and plot structure of short narrative films and media programs.
  • Illustrate narrative concepts using appropriate visual references.
  • Construct a narrative outline and script for a short fiction film or media project.


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