Featured Classes

Analog Filmmaking Workshops!

Starting in September

Two-Day Digital Editing

August 18th & 19th

Arri Alexa Camera Operation Workshop

Saturday, August 26th

Fall Classes for Adults

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NWFC classes and workshops are open to any community member seeking to explore filmmaking, whether professionally, avocationally or in between. Taught by a faculty of award-winning filmmakers, classes generally meet in the evenings and on weekends, and encourage technical skill-building and the development of one’s personal voice as a storyteller. Simply sign up for what interests you.

  • Digital Editing

    Introduction to editing styles, concepts, and techniques using Final Cut Pro X. Bring your own footage or use provided footage.

  • Arri Alexa Camera Operation – August

    The basics of shooting with our flagship digital cinema camera. Known for its dynamic range, color rendition and reliability, this

  • Super 8 Camera Operation

    Learn to shoot in the classic, home movie, analog format and become part of a community of Super8mm enthusiasts. Topics:

  • Botanicollage Filmmaking

    Flowers, leaves and other botanical elements come alive on film through a tactile and fun form of handcrafted filmmaking known

  • Art of Filmmaking I

    Shoot and edit two beginning-level short films as an introduction to visual, cinematic storytelling. This is a comprehensive overview of

  • Screenwriting Fundamentals

    Get the story in your head ready for the screen. This class focuses on the tools and processes of creating

  • Art of Filmmaking II

    Take the knowledge you developed in ART OF FILMMAKING I to the next level. Further develop your artistic and technical

  • Screenwriting Advanced

    Start, finish, or resume your feature screenplay or television series pilot in this small and intensive class setting. Through lecture

  • Digital Cinematography

    Develop an eye for shot composition and framing while shooting in a variety of situations. Gain confidence in your artistic ability