Communication and Culture | Intermediate Motion Picture Production
C361 | 2998 | Susanne Schwibs

CMCL-C 361/561: Intermediate Motion Picture Production
Class Number: 2998

TuTh 6:00P-8:00P,  MJ 151

Obtain authorization for C360 from Film Studies: 855-1072
Course requires special fee

Professor: Susanne Schwibs
Office: Mottier 164
Office Hours: by appointment
Phone: 5-8328

Pre-requisite: C360/C560.  This class introduces students to the
making of 16mm sound films, including the recording and editing of
sync sound.

The various stages of production are explored in lectures, lab
exercises and through discussions.  Pairs of students will produce
and direct a short sync sound exercise and a final sound film
project.  You will learn how to use a sync sound camera, a digital
tape recorder, a flatbed editor and a digital editing system, and
you will participate as a crewmember in the other students'

Aside from these more technical subjects we will also address
questions of scriptwriting, directing, acting and the like.  We will
watch and discuss a great variety of short films made by students
and film makers from around the world.  Each student will research a
production topic of their choice and present their findings to the

This class meets with CMCL-C 561.