Upcoming Classes and Workshops
This hands-on workshop will encompass an overview of the tools used in solo documentary shooting: cinematography technique, existing light shooting and audio recording.
Session 1: Saturday, July 14 from 12:00-4:00 pm
Session 2: Saturday, July 21 from 12:00-4:00 pm
This course is the continuation of Backpack Filmmaker Bootcamp: The Self-Sufficient Documentary Shooter where participants were introduced to solo filmmaking basics.
Backpack Filmmaker Bootcamp: The Self-Sufficient Documentary Shooter or equivalent experience in field production
You must have your own camera and equipment for this class.
At a minimum, you should have access to Adobe Premiere for editing.
Oct 10, 2018: 19:00 - 21:00
Oct 17, 2018: 19:00 - 21:00
Oct 31, 2018: 19:00 - 21:00
Nov 7, 2018: 19:00 - 21:00
Nov 14, 2018: 19:00 - 21:00
Nov 28, 2018: 19:00 - 21:00
Where the Waters Blend explores the day-to-day life of a modern-day, non-reservation dwelling indian tribe. The Piscataway people’s ongoing struggle to retain and share their heritage frames the journey of Cryz - the two-spirit daughter of the tribal chairwoman - from rejection to acceptance of her leadership role in the tribe.
Cinematography & Directing: Susanne Coates & Emily Wathen
Production & Editing: Susanne Coates
Production Company: ArsMeta Films
Recent GeoBlog Post
So, I fell asleep last night to the relaxing sounds of rain and distant thunder. Around 01:00, I was awakened by the sudden, violent movement of the boat in her slip as she was brought up hard against her mooring lines and rolled about 15 degrees to port. There were the sounds of things crashing - both inside and outside the boat - and dock lines squeaking and moaning under the sudden strain. I was instantly out of bed, turning on lights and looking out on deck to see what was going on.