Filmmaking Workshops


Whether you consider yourself a seasoned professional, an emerging filmmaker, or a beginner, Docs In Progress offers a range of adult education programs focused on documentary filmmaking. Beginners may want to check out our introductory production, pre-production, editing, and storytelling classes and webinars. Those filmmakers with more experience can find a variety of professional development workshops, bootcamps, panels, expert talks, master classes, and other programs focused on everything from taking your camerawork or editing to the next level to developing a fundraising strategy to honing your pitch. We also offer educational programs for youth and nonprofit organizations.


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March 18 (Saturday all day): Intermediate Adobe Premiere Bootcamp with Paul Moon Get More Info

March 25 (Saturday all day): Filmmaking at Your Fingertips: The Smartphone Documentarian with Larry Engel Get More Info

April 1 - May 20 (Saturday mornings): Intro to Documentary Production Get More Info

April 5-26 (Wednesday evenings): Intro to Adobe Premiere Video Editing Get More Info

April 19 (Wednesday lunchtime): Getting Started Webinar: Planning for Production Get More Info

April 25 (Tuesday evening): Taking the Leap: Career Transitioning into Documentary Get More Info

April 26 (Wednesday lunchtime): Getting Started Webinar: Budgeting for Documentaries Get More Info

May 3 (Wednesday lunchtime): Getting Started Webinar: Fundraising Strategies for Documentaries Get More Info

Click on "Register," "RSVP" or "Buy Tickets" for full details on upcoming educational programs for filmmakers below
(note that there is an extra scroll bar within the embedded upcoming programs, so you may need to scroll or click to a second page to see all that we have to offer in the next few months).