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Film and Filmmaking: DEPT. at SLCC

Credible information dealing with Film studies or Filmmaking.


Use the blue tabs at the top to find useful resources on Filmmaking.  + see Graphic Arts  for free Animation films link.


FILM Production Technician  SLCC page says (in part):

.... students master skills [found] in the professional world of pre-production, production, and post-production. Curriculum involves:

  • Learning how to build, set up, and operate professional cinema cameras.
  • The pre-production process, including script breakdown and scheduling.
  • Grip and electric work, setting up and rigging cinema lighting and stands.
  • Production audio ... 
  • Post-production work, including assistant editing, editing, and color grading.
  • Working on a ...  sound stage, learning electrical distribution, set construction, and set operations.

Students may train for ... film industry positions, such as:

  • Assistant Camera
  • Sound Recordist
  • Grip
  • Camera operator
  • Editor
  • Light Technician
  • Production Assistant
  • Assistant Director
  • Sound Mixer

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Salt Lake City, UT 84115