Film and Video Pre-Production

The American University of Rome

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Film and Video Pre-Production

  • Host University

    The American University of Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Film Studies, Television Studies, Visual Arts

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    An overview of the real-world aspects of producing as practiced in the various sectors of filmed entertainment – TV, Film & Animation - from script development through pre-production and production. Topics include the producer's interface with the writer, director, and other key personnel; pitching and selling ideas; script breakdown and scheduling; time management, location scouting, boarding, budgeting and all the critical on-the-set issues facing the producer.

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Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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