International Film Winter Academy

Tirana, Albania

26 November – 10 December 2017

26 November

Arrival of participants

27 -29 November

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

30 November -2 December

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

3 – 5 December

Production: shooting (designing the cinematographic storytelling)

6 – 8 December

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

9 December

 Rough-Cut Projections

10 December

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