Lesson Plans
Video Production 4th Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/17/2014 Instructor: Duane Hannan Academics
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Monday:
Review--the idea: conflict/theme; the treatment: where and when/characters/synopsis (conflict/climax)/theme

Shot with no cuts: http://blog.production-now.com/2006/12/assignment-1-one-take-wonder.html

Shots with cuts: http://blog.production-now.com/2006/12/assignment-2-bits-of-difference.html

Shots: establishing shot (ES), long shot (LS), medium shot (MS), close up (CU), extreme closeup (ExCU), pan, dolly/truck, tilt, pedestal, zoom, reaction shot, cut in, cut away; read "Cutaways"

Counting the shots--minute clips from Romeo and Juliet: 238, 1905, 5958

Scripting--break down by scene

Treatment due at the end of the period

Tuesday:
Scripting--break down by scene

Location scouting

Scene shots lists

Continuity and cutaway--read article, questions

Wednesday:
Scripting

Location scouting

Scene shots lists

Continuity and cutaway--review questions

Framing--the rule of thirds and lead lines: video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ftjb5FAcz0I)

Thursday:
Script due at the end of the period

Shots lists by scene

Shooting for the edit

Friday:
Shooting

Shots lists due by the end of the period

Review the rule of thirds and lead lines

 
 
 
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