Create your own film! Explore your talents by attending our workshops just for fun or to create a great entry for the Young Filmmakers Contest. Brought to you with partial funding from the Manaaki Foundation.
High School Documentary Filmmaking Workshop
Work with professional filmmakers Matt Wechsler and Annie Speicher of Hourglass Films. In this one-day workshop, get in-depth experience planning, interviewing, filming and editing a documentary highlighting a local, environmental issue. Bring a lunch and water bottle.
Saturday, August 11, 2018
from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
at Oak Park River Forest High School
Workshop Cost: $67 + $3 processing = $70
Class size is limited to 12 students.
The Depot, 401 Thatcher Ave., in River Forest.
In collaboration with the River Forest Park District.
$30 for residents and $35 for non-residents.
Water and nut-free snack provided.
Bring an ipad or tablet, if possible. Topics covered will be story, framing, audio, lighting, editing and production.
Teachers for Live Action Filmmaking Workshops are David Arthur Wall and Lauren Travers.
for Grades K to 8
Look for these in the fall. All equipment provided.
No registration necessary. Walk-ins welcome. There will be no teachers; this is a time for experimentation.
Oak Park Public Library
Sponsored by Steve and Kate's Camp.
2017 Filmmaking Workshops Photo Gallery
The One Earth Young Filmmakers Contest is partially funded by a grant from the Manaaki Foundation.