Course Info

FILM 401: Fundamentals of Cinema Production (Formerly DC 414)

This course is a beginning workshop in narrative film production. The course provides an introduction to the fundamentals of cinema production, including camera and lens technology, composition, lighting, directing, sound recording, and basic editing. Students will produce several short films with an emphasis on visual storytelling and personal expression. PREREQUISITE(S): None (FORMERLY DC 414)

Fall 2019-2020


Section 701

Class number 15956

Meeting dates: 9/11/2019 - 11/26/2019
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES P0201 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Brian Zahm | View syllabus
Meeting dates: 9/11/2019 - 11/26/2019
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Instructor: Brian Zahm | View syllabus



Section 702

Class number 15957

Meeting dates: 9/11/2019 - 11/26/2019
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Meeting dates: 9/11/2019 - 11/26/2019
Meeting time: Th 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES PST17 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus