This unique analog filmmaking class will take young artists through the history of film as we explore old-school, traditional filmmaking techniques. Students will create their original analog films with Super 8mm and 16mm film, learn how to shoot with a Super 8 film camera, and learn hand-processing techniques. Young artists will learn how to splice film as well as edit and modify footage using fun techniques such as: scratching, painting, bleaching and masking on film. A final film compilation will be shared online for friends and family to view at home. Don’t miss out on this unique chance to include original, analog film to your portfolio!
Akiko is an experimental filmmaker and educator from Fukuoka, Japan. She studied Film/Video at Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston. Her works have been screened at Japan Society(NY), Anthology Film Archives, Pratt Insitute, and more. As an educator, she has worked with colleges, film festivals, non-profit organizations, and museums.