Video SchoolHouse 2020

VideoSchoolHouse 2020


Back and Running for the 10th year!


8 consecutive Tuesday evenings
April 7 - May 26 
6PM-9PM (Each class)

This program is geared towards beginner level or first-time filmmakers. It is designed to provide hands-on instruction and experience at each stage of making a video, from pre- to post-production. Participants will be guided by experienced filmmakers as they work in small groups to complete short video projects from start to finish. Topics covered include treatment, scriptwriting, storyboarding, budgeting, location scouting, managing your shoot, technical training on camera, lighting and sound equipment, cinematography, aesthetics of editing and instruction on digital editing with DaVinci Resolve software.  

At the end of the program, participants may retain copies of their final films, and will also be provided with a Video Schoolhouse Certificate marking the completion of the program and confirming the number of hours of video training that they have completed.

Final registration due by April 1st :

  • Workshop Members: $228 [1]   
  • Basic Members: $325
  • Non-members: $360 [2]

[1] 30% Discount
[2] The non-member rate includes a basic membership with SAW Video.

Class Payment and Cancellation Policy:  Your enrollment in this course is not guaranteed until payment is received.  The course must be paid in full by the deadline date.  You may cancel your enrollment in the course 5 business days before the first class without charge.  Cancellations made less than 5 business days before the first class will be refunded the full amount of the course, less a $50 cancellation fee.  Cancellations made after the first class will be refunded the tuition less a $50 cancellation fee and the pro-rated portion of the total tuition for however many classes you have attended.  There will be no reimbursements after the third class.  The course is subject to cancellation if there are insufficient registered participants.  We will notify you regarding cancellation at least one week before the first class.  If we cancel the class, you are entitled to a full refund or you may keep credits on your account towards other workshops or equipment rentals.


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