Camera Work Seminar 7

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
304SEK7 Z 2 2T Czech winter

Subject guarantor

Vladimír SMUTNÝ

Name of lecturer(s)

Vladimír SMUTNÝ

Learning outcomes of the course unit

To prepare students for the the practice of the cameraman profession.

Mode of study

Presentation of instructor knowledge, moderated discussions, screening analyses.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Required: theory knowledge and practice in the camera study.

Course contents

1/ Screenwriting and cameraman dramaturgy.

2/ A cameraman's expression elements- „film look“

3/ Technical preparations for a feature film - cameraman strategies in the film preparation period - moral aspects in creation.

4/ Light-tone treatments for feature film - lighting constructions.

5/ Light-tone treatments for feature film in relation to the whole concept

6/ The cameraman-techician, the original mass copies are a presentation of the cameraman's art.

7/ Analyses of modern world cinematic works.

Recommended or required reading

Petr Brook-Pohyblivý bod

Jean Claude Crriere-Vyprávět příběh

Hoffman-Krejčí-Šofr, Bodová exponometrie

Making Pictures:A Century of European Cinematography

Jiří Zemánek(editor)Ejhle světlo

F. Young-Motion picture cameraman

American Cinematographer Manual

David Samuelson-Manual for Cinematographers,

Sven Nykvist- Úcta ke světlu

Assessment methods and criteria

Active participation in the course.

Submission and defense of the course paper.



Schedule for winter semester 2019/2020:

room 221
Room No. 221

(Lažanský palác)
(lecture parallel1)
Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Tue 14:50–16:25 Vladimír SMUTNÝ Room No. 221
Lažanský palác
lecture parallel1

Schedule for summer semester 2019/2020:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

The subject is a part of the following study plans