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Documentary Practicum

Course Description

Students develop approaches to documentary subjects by planning and producing several short films in a variety of documentary styles. Practicum assignments receive individual and peer group critiques.

Learning Outcomes

  • Integrate original research and critique notes into a production plan for a documentary short subject film.
  • Generate a shooting treatment with a coherent story structure for a documentary short subject film.
  • Create short films based on documentary stylistic forms and approaches.

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Class of 2014