Author Archives | NW Film Center

This author has written 55 posts on The Confluence

Casting Talent Workshop With Scott Ballard

Monday, October 5, 2015

0 Comments

Casting Talent Workshop: October 24th, 10AM-4Pm, $75. If you have ever wondered how the casting process works or could use some guidance on better communicating with actors, this one-day workshop with director Scott Ballard, is a great place to start. Over the course of the day, workshop particpants will serve as the director in a mock casting session […]

Continue reading...

Film Composing Studio With Mark Orton

Thursday, September 3, 2015

1 Comment

The Northwest Film Center is holding a four day intensive studio on composing for film from October 22-25. Taught by Nebraska composer Mark Orton, and for filmmakers and musicians of all experience levels. Students will spend days one and two at the Film Center getting an overview of the particularities of film composing and to establish filmmaker-musician teams. Days three […]

Continue reading...

Interview Techniques Class At The Northwest Film Center

Monday, July 20, 2015

5 Comments

INTERVIEW TECHNIQUES 3 SESSIONS, THURSDAYS, AUGUST 13-27, 6:30-9:30PM NORTHWEST FILM CENTER, 934 SW SALMON ST. $225 (Tuition includes all needed interviewing equipment (camera, microphone, lights)) Help refine your documentary project by eliciting more meaningful content from your interview subjects. In Interview Techniques you’ll learn a variety of interview styles, get guidance on planning, researching, and formulating […]

Continue reading...

NW Film Center Dialogue Writing Class Starts July 1

Monday, June 29, 2015

0 Comments

DIALOGUE WRITING 5 SESSIONS, WEDNESDAYS, JULY 1-29, 6:30-9:30PM, $345 Taught by award-winning writer & director STEVE DOUGHTON The Northwest Film Center has a Dialogue Writing class that starts Wednesday July 1. Taught by local award-winning writer and director Steve Doughton (Buoy, 2012) the class includes writing exercises meant to unlock your artist’s toolbox, deconstructing scenes […]

Continue reading...

Spring Classes at the Northwest Film Center School of Film are Starting Soon

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

0 Comments

Spring classes at the Northwest Film Center School of Film start April 15th. Join us for a great selection of topic classes and workshops taught by industry professionals. CLASS HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE Dialogue Writing Digital Editing Planning Your First Feature Film Sound recording Make Your Own Lights And more – see full schedule PLUS – Summer […]

Continue reading...

NW Film Center – Upcoming 1 and 2 day workshops

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

0 Comments

We hope that you can join us for one or all of our upcoming workshops! See full descriptions at here. Canon XA-10 Camera In Depth SATURDAY, OCT 19, 1:30-5:30 PM Extended overview of our HD camera workhorse. Lighting on a Shoestring SATURDAY, OCT 19 & SUNDAY, OCT 20, 10 AM-1 PM Use whatever you can […]

Continue reading...

The Certificate Program in Film: Now accepting applications for Fall term

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

0 Comments

The Northwest Film Center School of Film is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for its Certificate Program in Film–a non-degree track for individuals aspiring to make films. Applications for the Program can be downloaded from the School of Film’s website, nwfilm.org/school. The hands-on Certificate Program in Film provides a structure within […]

Continue reading...

New workshop at the Film Center: GRANTWRITING FOR FILM

Thursday, May 30, 2013

0 Comments

The Northwest Film Center School of Film announces an upcoming workshop for filmmakers: GRANTWRITING FOR FILM THURSDAYS, JUN 20 & 27 Taught by Courtney Hermann Register now  Develop the components needed for a competitive grant application. Topics: how to prepare a one-page treatment, artist statement, budget, and filmography; tips for selecting and preparing work samples […]

Continue reading...

New Class at the Film Center: FOOD STYLING

Monday, May 6, 2013

0 Comments

The NW Film Center School of Film presents a new class:  FOOD STYLING A new 4-week class beginning Tuesday, May 7, 6:30-9:30 PM Taught by food stylist Dolores Custer REGISTER NOW  The art of preparing food for the camera. Topics: Selecting and working with different foods (which ones work, which ones don’t); learn to produce steam on […]

Continue reading...

Premiere Screening of Project Viewfinder – Presented by NW Film Center

Monday, April 29, 2013

0 Comments

Join us for an evening of poignant short films, about the myths and realities of homelessness, created by young adults transitioning from struggle to self-sufficiency. Mentored by Northwest Film Center faculty for the last three months, the youth have worked in front of and behind the camera to tell these personal stories of struggle and […]

Continue reading...