Film Pathway

To allow students to develop their skill set, not solely as creatives but as academics, we have designed a process that will permit them time to achieve competency in the craft of storytelling: visual, spoken, and written.

Class Structure

Each class is structured to bring in two professionals with different but complementing skill sets: screenwriting, producing, directing, editing to name a few. Each different expertise has at its core the element of storytelling.

Intended to cover a 90 minute class twice a week for 34 weeks, the lesson is a living breathing document that has been designed to align with the ELA/ELD common core, VAPA, and CTE standards in addition to meeting the specific needs of the certified teacher. The film projects are a means to enhance the lessons of the classroom and be completed during class time to develop 21st century skills of both the student and teacher alike.

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4th to 12th Grade Pathway

Grade Classes Projects
4th Beginner Film 5 Scripts/Films (3-5mins), Posters
6th Beginner Film 5 Scripts/Films (3-5mins), Posters
7th / 8th Homage to Film 3 Scripts/Films (5-7mins), Posters (based on 3 film eras)
9th Intro to Cinematic Arts 3 Scripts/Films (7-10Mins), Posters
10th Cinema Streaming Series 3 Ads, Documentaries, News Broad casts,
3 Streaming TV Series, 3 episodes (3-5min each)
11th Cinematic College / Career Prep College & Festival Application Portfolios 30 experimental projects (1per student)
12th Cinema Senior Thesis Student Internship and Senior Project
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