Smartphone Filmmaking in the Classroom

Learn how to teach a film project with your students from start to finish. This hands-on workshop with The Cinematheque will introduce the basic steps and techniques involved in digital filmmaking, so that you can start shooting films in your classroom! Participants will learn the process of making short films using smartphones and other readily available equipment and software, from pre-production to shooting to editing. Hands-on activities using equipment provided by The Cinematheque will help you make sure your students’ videos look and sound great!


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To Bring/Important Notes

You can follow along with the workshop using a smartphone or tablet with a working camera.

iPhone users can use the built-in camera app.

Android users should download the free Open Camera app.


12:45 PM - 2:15 PM

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    Ruvarashe Marikano

    Ruvarashe Marikano is a filmmaker and Learning & Outreach coordinator at The Cinematheque.

  • Acacia Nikiel