Special SXSW Operating Hours At Austin School of Film

We will be closed to the public this weekend, March 11th & 12th, for a SXSW Youth event. However, if you are a dedicated-desk INSPIRE member, or a private studio THRIVE member, you will still have normal, 24-hour access to the school.

SXSW hours for basic LEARN, and advanced CREATE members will be 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Monday, March 13th to Sunday, March 19th. Normal operating hours will resume on March 20th, 2017.

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Lighting for Film & Video
Lighting for Film & Video

We'll examine traditional cinematic lighting values and how they can be applied to your video work without hiring the gaffer with a grip truck. We'll have tips and tricks for low-budget lighting in the field and inexpensive lighting equipment that you can buy at a hardware store so that your video can look its best.

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Keep Austin Creating 006: Open House
Keep Austin Creating 006: Open House

>>> KAC #6: MEET YOUR (CREATIVE) MAKER <<<

KEEP AUSTIN CREATING is an ongoing event series produced by non-profit MMAC and dedicated to giving a platform & space for all creatives to meet face-to-face and get to know their arts community. Each event showcases artists, businesses and organizations who actively help shape ATX arts.

20+ creative vendors, sips, eats and sounds. All local, all the time!

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Documentary Filmmaking
Documentary Filmmaking

This 10-week course is designed as both a workshop for creating your own documentary films & videos and a historical & conceptual analysis of what defines a “documentary.” The goals are to become better filmmakers, storytellers and more knowledgeable and critical viewers of the documentary form. Students will complete a 5-10 minute documentary short film by the end of the course. The films completed in this course are eligible to be screened at multiple ASoF student showcases, including our SXSW Official Film Community Screening scheduled for March 2017.

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Adobe After Effects: Beginner
Adobe After Effects: Beginner

This Introduction to Adobe After Effects CC is designed for the beginning user. This course will help you understand the fundamental basics of animation & compositing. After Effects is an essential tool for any non linear video editor. With After Effects, editors, producers, and animators can create sophisticated motion graphics and composite layers of QuickTime movies and graphics. After Effects provides the control and professional quality output previously reserved for commercial post-houses.

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