2021-2022 Catalog

FVM 153 Introduction to Film Production

3 Credit hours      60 Contact hours

Introduces students to the study of motion picture photography as a means of communication as well as the processes and considerations involved in 16mm film production. Covers film stock, laboratory and processing, crew positions and responsibilities, audio, lighting and exposure considerations. Students will apply both the creative and technical aspects of cinematography and demonstrate their artistry and collaborative skill with a final class project.


Acceptance into the Film School AND successful completion of ENG 121 (grade C or higher) AND successful completion of or concurrent enrollment in FVM 105, FVM 117, FVM 150 and FVM 160 (grade C or higher).