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Intro to Documentary

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Explore the role of a Documentary Filmmaker

Have an idea for a documentary but aren’t sure where to start? Interested to learn more about the genre, including factual TV/documentary series, feature documentary and online docs? This course will give you a great introduction and show you how to start moving your documentary ideas into actual productions.

A brief history of documentaries, aesthetics & genres, interviewer/interviewing styles

Developing your own concepts, interview practical exercises, recording footage from chaotic situations/having a plan

Australian documentary funding bodies/funding sources, film festival strategy, distribution models

Is the Intro to Documentary right for you?

Interested to learn more about the genre, including factual TV/documentary series, feature documentary and online docs? This course will give you a great introduction and show you how to start moving your documentary ideas into actual productions. Designed for students who have little or no knowledge of the Documentary genre, but have a strong interest in storytelling, and connecting with audience through telling true stories.

What you will need

Designed for students who have little or no knowledge of the Documentary genre, but have a strong interest in storytelling, and connecting with audience through telling true stories.

Intro To Documentary Offerings

Sydney

icon 08 Sep 2018 to 09 Sep 2018
Sat-Sun,9.00-5.00

icon $450

icon AFTRS, Building 130, The Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park NSW 2021

There are 15 places available

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If an attendee wishes to withdraw from a course, they may do so up to 15 days before the course commences and get a full refund. Cancellations 14 days or less before course commencement will incur a fee.

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