UPDATED August 2019 Produced by Kid Filmmakers for grades 1-12, the FilmTeach basic filmmaking curriculum features 15 lessons: ~ Introduction to Film ~ Pre-Production: Planning Your Movie ~ Basic Equipment Needs ~ Storyboarding and Screenwriting ~ Video Camera Training ~ Acting ~ Directing ~ Sound and Lighting Techniques ~ Set Construction and Props ~ Makeup and Hair ~ Costuming ~ The Shoot ~ Publicity ~ Marketing Your Movie ~ Conscious Filmmaking FilmTeach encourages team-building, self-esteem, leadership, compassion, empathy, writing, storytelling, observation, creativity, listening, collaboration, conflict resolution, problem-solving, and makeup artistry. (LEARNING BONUS: Students learn how to become visionaries and use filmmaking to address issues they are passionate about!) Teacher and Student guides include 15 PDF lessons with assignments, worksheets, internet resources, and reading and viewing suggestions.
Students learn how to become visionaries and use filmmaking to address issues they are passionate about. This is one of the 15 lessons in the FILMTEACH Basic Filmmaking Curriculum, produced by Kid Filmmakers.