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Education

As part of FilmScene's mission, we endeavor to provide unique discussions, workshops, camps, and learning opportunities to enrich our community through film.

Upcoming Screenings

VIRTUAL ANIMATION CAMP

2020 / /

Mon, Jun 148:30amMon, Jun 218:30amMon, Jul 58:30am

Tell your own animated stories with FilmScene! Camp is offered for one-week sessions, with in-person and virtual options for Summer 2021. Virtual camp is open to ages 7-15, with animation supplies provided – technology is not included in tuition costs.

ANIMATION CAMP

2019 / /

Mon, Jun 148:30amMon, Jun 218:30amMon, Jun 288:30amMon, Jul 58:30amMon, Jul 128:30amMon, Jul 198:30amMon, Jul 268:30am

Tell your own animated stories with FilmScene! Camp is offered for one-week sessions, with in-person and virtual options for Summer 2021.
In-person students are encouraged to register for the grade they will be entering:
Grades 3 & 4: June 14 (FULL) / July 5 (still available)
Grades 5 & 6: June 21 (still available) / July 12 (FULL) / July 26 (FULL)
Grades 7 & 8: June 28 (FULL) / July 19 (still available)

MINIATURE CONSTRUCTION CAMP

2021 / /

Mon, Aug 28:30am

From LORD OF THE RINGS to CORALINE, miniature sets have been a staple in filmmaking for over 100 years! In this week-long camp for veterans of our general Animation Camp, campers will learn the history or miniature making, study design, and create their own miniature set pieces, including buildings, terrain, and more!

ADVANCED ANIMATION CAMP

2019 / /

Mon, Aug 98:30am

This class is full!
Take your stop motion skills to the next level in our advanced class! Campers who have taken our general Animation Camp at twice previously are invited to work on honing acquired skills, learn more challenging techniques, and apply knowledge to longer and more story-driven projects. Both content and grading criteria will be more challenging than the standard course and students will be working alongside and collaborating with fellow veteran animators.

Previous Screenings

FILMSCENE 101: THE FUTURE IS FEMALE

0 / / Various

This one night, 90 minute “mini” FilmScene 101 coures explores four science fiction films directed by female filmmakers.

FILMSCENE 101: THE BLACK IMAGE IN COMICS

2015 / /

This four week virtual course focuses on the ways the Black image in cinematic adaptation of comics reflect, comment upon, or distort the diversity of African America and the history of people of African descent.

BEGINNER VIRTUAL ANIMATION COURSE

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FilmScene’s popular Virtual Animation Course is back! Four-week courses available for 4th through 8th grade and provide students an opportunity to create their own animation stories.

FILMSCENE 101: NEW HOLLYWOOD

1968 / USA / Various