Directing Tutorial 5

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
311DTU5 Z 4 4 hours (45 min) of instruction per week, 64 to 84 hours of self-study English winter

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

By the end of the course students will:

-develop an idea and a concept of the story for the graduation film

-develop further their skills in presenting their own idea and story to others and how to provide a feedback to other presentations

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Prerequisites and co-requisites

Course contents

This class will provide specific, practical and aspirational guidance to the student director regarding how to transform a script into a fully realized short film. Essential questions will be posed to the class to help cultivate an active and engaged community of directors who will learn how to develop their specific and unique strengths into a directorial approach that serves the story.

Recommended or required reading

MURCH, Walter. In the blink of an eye: a perspective on film editing. 2nd ed. Los Angeles: Silman-James Press, c2001. xiv, 146 p.

Assessment methods and criteria

Minimum required attendance to the class is + 70%

Pass grade is based on the the active participation in guided and non-guided discussions, Idea presentation and Story presentation:

The course grade will be calculated as follows:

Attendance of the classes - 30%

Idea presentation- 30%

Story presentation - 40%

Idea presentation - In week 6-7 of the course, a student presents the story outline to Mentor and guest teacher from FI faculty

Story presentation - in week 8-9 of the course, a student presents the project and its directing interpretation to the mentor and guest teacher from the faculty



Schedule for winter semester 2022/2023:

room 233
Room No. 4

(Lažanský palác)
once in 2 weeks, start Oct 5
Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Wed 14:00–17:15 Radim PROCHÁZKA Room No. 4
Lažanský palác
once in 2 weeks, start Oct 5 parallel1

Schedule for summer semester 2022/2023:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

The subject is a part of the following study plans