Course Info

FILM 410: Production Workshop (Formerly DC 461)

Due to COVID-19, Spring in-class sections will be conducted online. Please contact your instructor for more information.

Students work in teams to produce a completed project every two weeks. Each team will be assigned a specific genre or medium of cinema/media production. Students will be exposed to every aspect of media production from live action shooting to visual effects. Students will also learn how to work well in a team environment and be forced to adhere to deadlines, time constraints and medium limitations. PREREQUISITE(S) None (FORMERLY DC 461)

Fall 2020-2021


Section 701

Class number 10655

Meeting dates: 9/9/2020 - 11/24/2020
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: TBA at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Meeting dates: 9/9/2020 - 11/24/2020
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: TBA at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus


Fall 2019-2020


Section 701

Class number 15964

Meeting dates: 9/11/2019 - 11/26/2019
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES P0201 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Meeting dates: 9/11/2019 - 11/26/2019
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES PST16 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus


Fall 2018-2019


Section 701

Class number 15118

Meeting dates: 9/5/2018 - 11/20/2018
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES P0201 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Meeting dates: 9/5/2018 - 11/20/2018
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES PST16 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus


Fall 2017-2018


Section 701

Class number 13024

Meeting dates: 9/6/2017 - 11/21/2017
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES P0101 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus
Meeting dates: 9/6/2017 - 11/21/2017
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CINES PST15 at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios Campus


Winter 2016-2017

Section: 801
Class number: 22052
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00924 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Dana Hodgdon

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 701
Class number: 41804
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 801
Class number: 22552
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00924 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Jonah Zeiger
Section: 802
Class number: 22918
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus