Now Accepting Applications for Basic & Advanced Youth Doc Workshop – Spring 2013

CAM00332Do you have skills in video production, interviewing, or photography? Thinking about becoming a filmmaker or working in the media field? Are you excited about sharing your ideas, and ready to make a film that will be shown to audiences across the city and the world? Check out EVC’s signature program, Youth Documentary Workshop, where students produce a 20 minute film and can receive high school credit.

Youth Documentary Workshop is a 15-week internship program, which starts February 11 and runs Mon-Thurs 2pm – 5pm. Interviews will be held during the week of February 4, 2013; apply today and find out how you can:
• Study film produced by professionals and youth filmmakers
• Experience shooting video in different documentary styles
• Learn about audio recording and lighting
• Learn editing techniques
• Examine social issues
• Collaborate with other youth producers

Basic Youth Documentary Workshop is open to students of all levels of experience. For more information on Basic Youth Doc Workshop (BYDW), contact Tanya Jackson at tjackson@evc.org or 212.465.9366×16. Download BYDW Application

Advanced Youth Documentary Workshop is only offered during the spring semester; read eligibility requirements below. For more information on Advanced Youth Doc Workshop (AYDW), contact Christine L. Mendoza at cmendoza@evc.org or 212.465.9366×25. Download AYDW Application.

You are eligible for Advanced Doc Workshop if you are a HS Student and:
• You have taken EVC’s Basic YDW;
• You have taken another media class at school or in an after-school program;
• You have had another internship involving media production; or
• You have strong skills in one of the following areas:
o Camera work
o Audio production
o Music production
o Video editing
o Photography
o Interviewing o Research
o Web-based media (i.e. HTML, Flash)