"Collaborative Filmmaking" - Careers in English, Communication and Media Video Conference Series - 29 November 2016 Stream 1 - 09:30
Provider: LEAP- Links @ Macquarie University
Presenter: Joshua Dang
Date: 29 November 2016
Start Time: 09:30
End Time: 10:20am
Duration: 35 minutes + 10 minutes question time
Closing Date: Bookings Close 29-Nov-2016
Availability: DEC and Non-DEC
DEC Positions: 15
Non-DEC Positions: 5
KLA Syllabus: Secondary
Key Learning Area/s:
KLA Keyword/s: English, Filmmaking, Media, Communication, Arts, Careers
Event Overview: ABOUT THE PRESENTATION
How do you break into the Film/TV and advertising industry? What skills are needed to become a director? In this talk, Josh will give an overview of the filmmaking process. He will explore the different career options available and give insight into what happens behind the scenes of a production from a director’s perspective. Josh will take students from the development stage of a project through to pre-production, production and post-production. By the end of this session students will know more about how to pitch ideas and how to communicate with cast and crew. They will understand the importance of team work and collaboration in the industry.
ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Josh is a Sydney-based filmmaker. He studied directing at the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), graduating from a Master of Media Arts and Production. He also holds a Bachelor of Media and a Bachelor of Laws from Macquarie University. Josh was previously selected for SBS Australia’s prestigious Media Mentorship and mentored by the Head of Documentaries. He has directed TV, content, music videos and currently directs Channel 9 tech show Cybershack.
This is one of the presentations in our CAREERS in ENGLISH, COMMUNICATION and MEDIA VIDEO CONFERENCE SERIES. Participation in more than one video conference session is encouraged.
Additional Booking Instructions: Please Note: The presentation will start promptly at 9.30am and conclude by 10.20am - There will be 30 - 35 minutes of presentation time and 10 minutes for students to ask questions.
Dial in Instructions:
1. To join the Video Conference you need to dial the VMR number, which will be sent to you on registration. This will allow you to see the presenter on your television screens.
2. To access the PowerPoint presentations on your Interactive White Board you will need to log into Adobe Connect using the website: https://mq.adobeconnect.com/leaplinks/
Then click 'Enter as Guest' and enter your school name.
Please book your place as soon as possible to ensure you do not miss out. If you have any difficulties with booking, please call 02 9850 1930.
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