International Film Winter Academy

Tirana, Albania

25 February – 11 March 2018

25 February

Arrival of participants

26 -28 February

Field Research: exploring, visualizing, analyzing social issues and individual/collective stories with cinematic potential in Tirana and surroundings

1-3 March

Development: deciding and researching the themes, topics, characters of the film projects; developing and practicing the visual treatment corresponding to each specific project

4 – 6 March

Production: shooting (designing the cinematographic storytelling)

7 – 9 March

Post-Production: editing (creating the film narrative structure: linear, non-linear, anthropologic, experimental)

10 March

 Rough-Cut Projections

11 March

Sunday chilling, mentorship, departure

The participants should bring their editing laptops and cameras they know to handle best

The Winter Academy will provide back-up equipment only in case of accidental necessity