Tuesday, September 24th 6:00 – 9:00pm
@ Digital Media Lab (535 Deer Drive, Jackson)
Whether you’re an artist, advocate, freelancer, filmmaker, none or all of the above, this workshop will help you effectively tell a story through audiovisual media. We will cover the fundamentals of constructing a strong, clear narrative and hooking your audience. Taught by Larry Engel, a professor at American University with nearly 40 years of teaching and filmmaking and 250 projects under his belt, this workshop emphasizes the power of visual storytelling by making the most out of the tools you have.
About the Instructor: Larry Engel’s documentaries appear on PBS, the Discovery Channels, and National Geographic, among many other outlets. Awards include a Daytime Emmy for Best Cinematography and the Mountain Spirit award from Mountainfilm in Telluride. His teaching focuses on theory, production and emerging media. This year, his film Who Speaks for Nature, was entirely shot on a smartphone and will be featured at the DC Environmental Film Festival and the San Francisco Latino Film Festival.