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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February 1-22 (Wednesday evenings): Intro to Adobe Premiere Video Editing with Paul Moon Get More Info - WAITLIST ONLY

February 2-March 2 (Thursday evenings): Documentary Filmmaking from A to Z with Adele Schmidt Get More Info

February 13 (Monday evening): Documentary Roundtable: Trailer Night at Docs In Progress Get More Info

February 28 (Tuesday evening): Inside Film Festivals: What are Festival Programmers Thinking? Get More Info

March 6-15 (Mon/Wed evenings): Backpack Filmmaker Bootcamp I with Susanne Coates & Emily Wathen Get More Info

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

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

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(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).