Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education

Film + Video Programs

(3 Results)
  • Animation + Video Certificate

    Evan Villari, Certificate Advisor

    Telling stories using the technology-rich vocabulary of film, animation and video gives one a unique opportunity to express a creative vision. This certificate program provides students with a fast-paced curriculum designed to give novices access to the field, as well as training for forward-thinking professionals … Read More

  • Movie-Making Certificate for Young Adults

    Ty Varszegi, Certificate Advisor

    While telling a story using traditional live action movie-making can be complicated, this certificate program in movie-making makes the process simple and fun. The program offers students hands-on learning as they shoot digital video, write characters, cut scenes and record sound effects and music, with … Read More

  • Year-round, RISD/CE's Young Artist Program provides a strong grounding in the visual arts and encourages creative and personal growth through self-expression. Each course creates a dynamic environment where students build self-confidence along with a foundation of creative and technical skills. Classes are offered evenings and … Read More

Film + Video Courses

(6 Results)
  • Final Projects for the Moving Image

    Melinda Rainsberger, Ages 18+, Feb 23 — May 17, Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    You may intend to have your movie discovered at Sundance, Tribeca, the Black Maria or even our local Rhode Island International Film Festival. Or perhaps you want to craft a… Read More
  • Videography

    Evan Villari, Ages 18+, Feb 24 — May 18, Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    How do you capture images for later taming and computer-based editing and final revelation to your audience? This course introduces students to the newest camera technology that is quickly eclipsing… Read More
  • Special Effects with Adobe After Effects

    Melinda Rainsberger, Ages 18+, Feb 25 — May 19, Thursdays, 6:30-9:30pm

    Adobe After Effects is to video and film what Adobe Photoshop is to photography. Students in this course learn to master this powerful software tool used by professionals in the… Read More
  • Page to Post: Producing the Indie Short

    Angela Lemire, Ages 18+, Feb 26 — Apr 01, Fridays, 6:30-9:30pm

    You probably don't think about the production details of a film as it flashes before your eyes, but all filmmakers spend more time planning a film than actually shooting one.… Read More
  • Introduction to Maya Animation

    TBA, Ages 18+, Feb 27 — May 21, Saturdays, 1-4pm

    In this course, students gain experience in manipulation techniques for both path and keyframe animations. They learn about Maya's advanced animation features, such as simple skeletons, which allow them to… Read More
  • Lights, Camera, Action! Start Making Movies

    Anthony Silva, Ages 13-17, Feb 27 — Apr 02, Saturdays, 9am-12pm

    Learn to make your own independent short films from start to finish. In this fast-paced course, students begin with the pre-production process of creating original stories and characters before moving… Read More