BUMP (Audio Production) - Choose only ONE track
Express yourself, gain an understanding of audio engineering, digital recording
and mixing techniques! No previous experience is required. Youth interested in
music, rap, hip-hop, beats, songwriting, and performing are encouraged to
Develop your own audio-storytelling projects and get hands-on experience in
producing, packaging and promoting your projects. Express yourself and tell
your story! No previous experience is required.
The Factory (Video Production) - Choose one or both tracks
Through storytelling techniques using DSLR cameras, creative cinematography
techniques, audio, and post-production, participant filmmakers will
create fiction, non-fiction documentaries, music videos, experiment pieces and
public service announcements. Filmmakers are encouraged to explore issues
important to them while also making videos that touch on issues of social
This track expands upon the beginning video production track. Students with
experience in video production (pre-production, production, post-production) are
encouraged to enroll in the advanced track.
Animation - Choose one or both tracks
Participants with an interest in visual art and animation will learn essential
techniques for studying and creating motion. Explore a number of different
techniques that range from traditional frame animation to experimental styles
and stop-motion. Then bring your imagination to life through individual projects
and collaborative exercises. No animation experience required!
This track is designed for students with basic animating experience (ideal for alumni of the beginner track). Advanced will dive deeper into techniques and focus on completing a culminating project to be showcased at our final celebration.