Class 1 – Tuesday, June 7
Introduction to the class; Policies; Types of projects that will be possible; Film production workflow; Review costs and other materials; Overview of 16mm film history and background
DOWNLOAD the syllabus
Assignment: Read Ascher & Pincus Chapters 1 & 4
HERE is a list of famous films made in 16mm format
HERE is a link to the suggested textbook. THE FILMMAKERS HANDBOOK by Asher & Pincus. The older edition may be used.
Buying 16mm Film, Summer 2011
The easiest way to buy film stock is to go to the counter of the SMFA Store located at 230 Fenway next to MassArt. Contact the School Store at 617-369-3889
Summer Hours (beginning June 7, 2010)
Monday–Thursday 8:30 am–8 pm
Friday 9 am–12 pm
Saturday + Sunday Closed
Your instructor will also have limited quantities of fresh stock available for cost. Please pay with cash and let me know in advance by email if you need me to bring film to class.
Black and White 16mm is $18.00 per 100' roll
This is what a new box of TRI X film looks like: