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SkillsUSA 2020 Digital Cinema Competition

Digital Cinema Competition June 22-26, 2020 SkillsUSA Digital Cinema Countdown We know how hard students work to make the best films they can.  We understand their passion and dedication.  We also know that teachers all over the country have been upturned and forced to finish off the year in less than optimal circumstances.  This contest…

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Cinematography Challenge – Part I

Cinematography – Part 1 Challenge September 17-21 Countdown Clock Make sure your film is uploaded before this timer runs out. Filmmaking Teams: Filmmaking teams may consist of up to five students, not including cast. Teams are formed during the uploading process of the completed film.  Each film that is uploaded is required to attach a…

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Cinematography Challenge – Part 2

Filmmaking Teams: Filmmaking teams may consist of up to five students, not including cast. Teams are formed during the uploading process of the completed film.  Each film that is uploaded is required to attach a writer, producer, director, cinematographer, actor and editor.  Simply attach your fellow crew members and your team is officially formed.  A…

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Sound Design Challenge

Filmmaking Teams: Filmmaking teams may consist of up to five students, not including cast. Teams are formed during the uploading process of the completed film.  Each film that is uploaded is required to attach a writer, producer, director, cinematographer, actor and editor.  Simply attach your fellow crew members and your team is officially formed.  A…

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Directing Challenge

Filmmaking Teams: Filmmaking teams may consist of up to five students, not including cast. Teams are formed during the uploading process of the completed film.  Each film that is uploaded is required to attach a writer, producer, director, cinematographer, actor and editor.  Simply attach your fellow crew members and your team is officially formed.  A…

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SkillsUSA 2021 Digital Cinema Competition

Digital Cinema CompetitionJune 1-16, 2021 SkillsUSA Digital Cinema Countdown We know how hard students work to make the best films they can.  We understand their passion and dedication.  We also know that teachers all over the country have been upturned and forced to finish off the year in less than optimal circumstances.  This contest is…

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Critic

Are you sure you want to be a critic?  It’s a life of darkened rooms, damaged relationships, and empty praises.  You can make or break the careers of artists and rise to great respect but you must always be true to your work and your word.  You can’t play favorites and give your friends praises…

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Editor

So you like sitting in a dungeon and never seeing the light of day?  Do you enjoy being by yourself and working all hours of the night?  If you love telling stories with moving pictures then you just might have what it takes to be a good editor.  Being an editor can be tedious labor…

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Director of Photography

So, you’ve decided to be the only person on set who knows what they’re doing?  That’s a joke, kid.  Forget it. I’m Conrad Howe, world-famous cinematographer, and if you’re gonna be a DP someday then you best cozy up to me and beg for a job in my camera department.  You’ll start off schlepping camera…

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