Student Integrated Arts Filmmaker Bootcamp SIAFB logo

2018 Student Bootcamp Schedule

SECTION 1 – Acting Intensive with Jason Narvy

June 30 – July 1 | See details here

Student Integrated Arts Filmmaker Bootcamp Lima OhioSECTION 2 – Core Basics

College Campus Style curriculum (1 x 3 hour job skills fair; 4 x 6 hour course days)

Monday (7/9 – 3 hours)

10-10:30am – Intro to the Bootcamp with Nick! (with noontime snack!)

10:30-12 pm – Screening of A Walk with Grace

12:00-12:30 Lunch

12-3pm “Movie Job & Curriculum Skills Fair” (snacks provided)

TECH TRACK: Go in depth with the Camera, Sound and Lighting

ART TRACK: Learn Props, Set Dressing, Costuming, Hair & Makeup, Production Design and basic Storyboarding!

WRITING & DIRECTING TRACK: Script Structure, writing Characters & Dialogue; Directing Camera, Actors & for the Edit

PRODUCING TRACK: Production Management, Set Operations, Assistant Directing and Locations Management skills

2:30-3:00PM – PICK YOUR CURRICULUM: Students write a sentences or brief paragraph about what each track is about, then why they’d like to do each one, from first choice to last

3-5pm – staff, artists-in-residence and senior mentor students place students in their tracks, prep rest of week

Tuesday – (7/10; 10a-4pm) Training & Curriculum towards the 3 Lima Movies (2 and possibly classes available per hour)

10a-10:30 – Announce Tracks /  HOW TO BE A PRODUCTION ASSISTANT (morning snacks)

10:30-11:20am – 2-3 Classes/Cluster 1 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

11:30-12:20am – 2-3 Classes/Cluster 2 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

12:20-12:50pm – “Active Lunch”      (viewing of great filmmaking content and food!)

12:50-1:40 – 2-3 Classes/Cluster 3 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

1:50-2:40pm – 2-3 Classes/Cluster 4 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

2:50-3:40 – 2-3 Classes/Cluster 5 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

3:40-4:00– All Tracks Meet/ project prep (time permitting) /video journal wrap ups!

4-5:00pm – staff, artists-in-residence and senior mentor students prep next day

Wednesday – (7/11; 10a-4pm) Training & Curriculum towards the 3 Lima Movies (2-3 classes per hour)

10a-10:30 – Announce Tracks /  HOW TO CREATE BEHIND THE SCENES VIDEO & PICTURES (morning snacks)

10:30-11:20am – 2-3 Classes/Cluster 1 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

11:30-12:20am – 2-3 Classes/Cluster 2 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

12:20-12:50pm – “Active Lunch”      (viewing of great filmmaking content and food!)

12:50-1:40 – 2-3 Classes/Cluster 3 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

1:50-2:40pm – 2-3 Classes/Cluster 4 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

2:50-3:40 – 2-3 Classes/Cluster 5 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

3:40-4:00– All Tracks Meet/ project prep (time permitting) /video journal wrap ups!

4-5:00pm – staff, artists-in-residence and senior mentor students prep next day

SPECIAL GUEST ARRIVES: Aaron Martin, Director of Photographer, music video & corporate Director-Producer (and composer for A Walk With Grace)

Student Integrated Arts Filmmaker Bootcamp Lima OhioThursday – (7/12; 10a-4pm) all tracks preparation curriculum and Special Guest, Day 1 –

10-10:30am – Meet the Guest Artist In Residence Aaron Martin (morning snack!)

Writers pitch “quick” music video ideas

10:30-11:20am – 2-3 Classes/Cluster 1 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

TECH & ELECTIVE – Aaron Martin DIY Grip & Lighting; Camera & Sound Prep Intensive

WRITERS Write scripts

11:30-12:20am – 2-3 Classes/Cluster 2 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

TECH & ELECTIVE – [same, into Docu-Style vs. Cinematic Style Coverage; Shoot & Audio Plan]

WRITERS Write scripts

12:20-12:50pm – “Active Lunch” (viewing of great filmmaking content and food!)

12:50-1:40 – 2-3 Classes/Cluster 3 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

TECH & ELECTIVE – Advanced Camera, Sound & Lighting with Aaron Martin and live music subjects (framing & movement covering music-video style)

WRITERS Write movie scripts / final collaboration with directors on their “Quick Music Video Concept”

1:50-3:30pm – 1 Class/Cluster 4 (2 credit hours, mandatory practicum)

ALL TRACKS – Advanced Camera, Sound & Lighting with Aaron Martin and Nick Kellis with live subjects – “working with tech, your director, set operations & creative team!”

2:50-3:30 – 2-3 Classes/Cluster 5 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

ALL TRACKS – same – work in writers “Quick Music Video Concept” visuals.  Run-and-gun with directors!”

3:40-4:00– All Tracks Meet/ project prep (time permitting) /video journal wrap ups!

GET ASSIGNMENT: Three biggest takeaways: Telling The Story Thru Your Expertise (Skills Track) and how it will affect your movie!

4-5:00pm – staff, artists-in-residence and senior mentor students prep next day

Student Integrated Arts Filmmaker Bootcamp Lima OhioFriday – (7/13; 10a-4pm) all tracks and Special Guest, Day 2 – “prep curriculum” day

10a-10:30 TAKEAWAYS from day before READ ALOUD; Discuss “Telling The Story Thru Your Expertise” (morning snacks)

Script Teams present “State of Movie Scripts!”

10:30-11:20am – 3-4 Classes (flexible) /Cluster 1 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

CASTING

All Departments Prep for shoot; writers write script outlines / tech and keys scout, locking locations, etc.

11:30-12:20am – 3-4 Classes (flexible) /Cluster 2 (TBA, out of the 4 Tracks)

CASTING

Prep for shoot; writers write script outlines / tech and keys scout / rehearse and practice

12:20-2:00pm – “Active Lunch”         Students watch (all or part of) A Walk With Grace WITH STOPS, take notes on their Track study

2:00-3:30 – THE ALL DEPARTMENTS PREP MEETING

Writing Teams present “state of 2 movie scripts” (Loglines, Structure, Dialogue)

Producers present CAST

PRODUCTION READTHROUGH – Both scripts, everyone comes together.

4 Tracks discuss project Go-Forwards, preliminary schedules, and prep for Monday as 2 crews!

3:30-4:00– Final preps / video journal wrap ups!

4-5:00pm – staff, artists-in-residence and senior mentor students prep for next week

Saturday & Sunday (7/14 & 15) – possible Special Guest ADULT CLASSES

What everyone does – finding the right Film Skill, Job & Career for you 2-hour Q&A with Nick & Aaron

Review: Aaron and Nick review Directors’ and Actors’ work from around the region; hand out assignments

Record: Directing/Camera/Acting bootcamp workshop for Directors and Camera women and men, using THEIR OWN CAMERAS, using real actors.

Student Integrated Arts Filmmaker Bootcamp Lima Ohio

SECTION 3 – July 16 – July 18

Tech Intensive, all Tracks Prep, Shoot– featuring Director of Photography/Composer Aaron Martin

Monday – (7/16; 12-6pm) 2-3 teams complete scenes (& edit)! with Special Guest, Day 3

Tuesday – (7/17; 12-6pm) 2-3 teams complete scenes (& edit)! with Special Guest, Day 4

Wednesday – (7/18; 12-6pm) 2-3 teams quick edit and present 2-3 rough cut videos!

Includes editing intensive (Prereq #3

Includes “how to have a career in the film, TV and VOD industry”

Includes Music Composition overview during lunch

LATE SUMMER, INTO FALL 2018 and WINTER 2019

Shoot montage beats, if not complete; EDIT and finesse the fine cuts for the Lima Movies, behind the scenes videos, the music videos and senior students’ “my job” videos during Fall, for “final final” project presentation.