INTRODUCTION TO PRODUCING

What is the role of a Producer?
       Turning story ideas into profitable films
       Putting together a creative and talented cast and crew
       Being responsible for all aspects of a film’s production

Characteristics of a Producer:
       I. DEVELOPMENT
               The Film’s Story
               Financing the Film
               Hiring and working with Writers
       II. PRE-PRODUCTION
              Hiring the Creative Team
              Scheduling
              Budgeting the Film
       III. PRODUCTION
               Responsible for all Day-to-Day Operations
               Communication and Consultation with all key personnel
       IV. POST-PRODUCTION
               Post-Production
        V. DISTRIBUTION.



INTRODUCTION TO PRODUCING

1 DAY SEMINAR

DATES: OCTOBER 14, 2017

SATURDAY 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM


TUITION: $125.00


No Experience necessary to participate in the Lighting Workshop.  Class size will be limited.  No additional expenses, beyond tuition, will be required.  All course materials will be provided.  Location will be available prior to the start of the seminar.  Classes begin promptly at 11:00 AM unless otherwise specified.  During our production related sessions no open shoes, sandals, flip flops should be worn to protect participants from injury.  To participate in technical workshops requiring the use of electricity and or heavy equipment, students will be asked to sign a waiver releasing the IFI and the location from any and all liability claims due to injury caused by using facilities and equipment.  Safety is our priority when on set.

INSTRUCTOR

Stephanie Serra works as both a producer and director in New York City. Her background in child psychology fuels her desire to create documentary and narrative films that highlight the lives of children around the world. Having received her bachelor’s degree in film production from Sarah Lawrence College, Stephanie went off to establish TRISERRATOPS Productions, an independent production company dedicated to delivering content for and about children.