One Man Studio: A Crashcourse in Filmmaking (February 16th to March 9th)

This course is inspired by the new generation of filmmakers: the one-man-studio. One person who can write, shoot and edit. If you want to tell learn how to tell a better story and learn how to film and edit that story, this is the course for you. Here you’ll learn the essentials of everything related to producing your short film, from structuring a story to how to use a camera to visual storytelling to finally editing your project. You’ll be given an assignment after every class, and through what you’ve learned, you are expected to write, shoot and edit a 3 minute movie at the end of the course.

Day 1
Storytelling
– How to tell a story
– Three act structure
Assignment: Write a short movie.

Day 2
Visual storytelling
– How to tell a visual story
– How to use a camera
– Cameras & lenses
– Composition and framing
– Camera angles and movements
– Basics of lighting
Assignment: Shoot the movie you’ve written.

Day 3
Editing
– Fundamentals of editing
– Basic editing techniques
– Adobe Premiere Pro
– Basic colour correction
Assignment: Edit the movie you’ve shot.

Day 4
– Project delivery, feedback and analysis
– All about YouTube

Important requiremet:
To attend the course, you NEED a laptop.
You DON’T need a camera to attend. Your phone is fine.

Course details

Location: Room Squared Coworking Space
15 saqalya street, from Mostafa el Sallab of Makram Ebeid, Nasr City

Dates:  Saturday, 16 February
Saturday, 23 February
Saturday, 2 March
Saturday, 9 March

Time:  12-4 pm

Price: 2.250 LE

About the instructor: Hazem El Seddiq. In a word, he’s a master storyteller. In a few words, he’s a filmmaker and YouTube vlogger. In fact, he’s recognized as the first Egyptian daily vlogger and he set the trend of vlogging in Egypt. He specializes in storytelling and documentray filmmaking, and he’s also produced several short films and directed web series like El Sohba.

For more info and registration call: 01067774666