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21st November 2019

Workshop: Smartphone Documentary Filmmaking

This comprehensive workshop, run by Smart Film Lab, teaches you how to shoot, direct and edit a 90-second documentary film using accessibility of
smartphones and filmmaking apps.
The content focuses on core filmmaking skills and is taught through tailored worksheets, exercises, and
screenings that centre on: idea development, storytelling skills, plot structure, documentary directing and
interviewing, voiceover narration, shot types and functions, practical camerawork and sound recording
skills , shooting for the edit, filmmaking apps, checklists, and more.
The workshop is led by filmmaker and film production teacher Matty Groves. Matty works in a range of formats including music videos, documentaries and shorts films. His films have been screened at international and domestic festivals and he has received a Royal Television Society Award.
Level: Beginner
Materials required : Smartphone (iPhone/Android), pen/paper, free filmmaking apps. Tickets £45. Book online here.

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