Course Info

DC 486: Documentary Producing

The course will cover the key areas of producing for documentaries, which encompasses pre-production, production, marketing, fundraising, and community outreach and engagement. Students will demonstrate a knowledge of the ways in which producers engage with directors, editors, grant making institutions, individual donors, festival marketplaces, exhibitors and broadcasters. This course will be project-based and students will develop a proposal for a documentary, identify target audiences, identify relevant funding organizations and foundations, write grants, and develop a fundraising and distribution plan . Prerequisite(s): none

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 801
Class number: 26257
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00924 at Loop Campus

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 901
Class number: 37301
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00801 at Loop Campus

Fall 2014-2015

Section: 701
Class number: 17463
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00230 at Loop Campus