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MASC 4340 Digital Cinema (3 credits)

Introduction to the theory and practice of motion picture filmmaking as it applies to digital media. An interdisciplinary group of students work together to make short films that manifest their ideas and beliefs. Topics include familiarity with filmmaking equipment; basic cinematic techniques; converting ideas to images; the use of lighting, editing, and sound in cinema; scheduling, casting, and location scouting; and the role of acting, directing, and good storytelling in the filmmaking process. Prerequisites: MASC 2243 and MASC 2250 preferred for Mass Communication majors. (Might not be offered every year.)
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