FREE Documentary Workshop – 5/20, 5/27 & 6/3 – 10am to noon

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Documentary/PSA Production Workshop

This is a 3-day workshop taking place over 3 consecutive Saturdays, from 10am-noon:
May 20, 27, & June 3rd
held at Washington Irving STEAM Magnet Middle School
3010 Estara Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90065
This is a free workshop for youth to learn the fundamentals of producing a short documentary or public service announcement (PSA) taught by industry professionals. The students will be encouraged to come up with messages that they feel are important to them, the class will vote on a couple to produce, and pre-production and production of the PSAs will take place.
Classes will be taught by Jerry Henry and Jorge Rivera. Jerry’s accomplishments as a cinematographer include Oscar-nominated documentary Exit Through the Gift Shop and the 2015 Official Sundance Film Festival documentary City of Gold, as well as other acclaimed documentaries and TV shows. Jorge is an assistant director and producer known for The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, Armed Response, and ID’s Blood Relatives.