Mentors @ The Lookout
Through DC Shorts Mentors, we encourage independent filmmakers to develop the skills to create outstanding media projects. Taught by film professionals and peers, these interactive sessions are designed to build upon one another, developing the skills needed to better compete in the crowded field of filmmakers.
All workshops take place at The Lookout, 2439 18th Street, NW, in the Heart of Adams Morgan. The closest metro is the Woodley Park / Adams Morgan Metro Station (Red Line). There is Street and parking garages are available. These workshops are designed for filmmakers of all skill levels — from novices to seasoned professionals.
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Day 1 – Saturday, April 21st: Morning Session – Film 101: Storytelling
Day 1 – Saturday, April 21st: Afternoon Session – Film 101: Screenwriting
Day 2 – Sunday, April 22nd: Morning Session – Film 201: Producing
Day 2 – Sunday, April 22nd: Afternoon Session – Film 201: Directing
Day 3 – Sunday, April 28th: Film 301: Camera, Sound, and Lighting
Day 4 – Saturday, April 29th Morning Session – Film 401: Marketing
Day 4 – Saturday, April 29th: Afternoon Session – Film 401: Distribution and Festivals