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Instructor: Mr. Tyler Hindman, Email me!  317-259-5265 x44092

One or two year program, 2 hours per day

 DSC_0016Prerequisite:  None

Related College or Technical School Major: Film Studies, Telecommunications, Digital Media Arts

Job Opportunities:  Cinematographer, Editor, Producer, Writer, Director

Certification available: None at this time

Dual Credit: 6 credits from Vincennes University

Youth Organization: IASB (Indiana Association of School Broadcasters)

Do you love making and watching movies? Are you interested in learning to create animations?  Then this 2 hour class is for you.  In this class, you will explore the basics of simple animations, film genres and production.  Throughout this course, you will learn to write, shoot, and edit animations and short films.  After completion of this course, you will be able to obtain an entry level job in the TV/Film industry or take your skills and expand on them in college.  Check us out on Facebook, just search for JEL Animation/Film class.

Software used: Apple Final Cut, Motion, Photoshop, Soundtrack Pro, Microsoft Word

Projects: Stopmotion, Clay-mation, short computer animated skits, several types of short movies such as horror trailers, super hero movies, themed films,  a Heartland Film Festival entry and a final class feature film.


Related Communications courses:

Digital Media Arts

Music and Sound Production

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Upcoming Events:

May 12, 6:30pm - J-Fest, Concert in JEL Front Lawn
May 13 - TEC-TAC Competition
May 18 - Last Day for Sending Schools
May 24 - Last Day for NC students