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




November 12 (Saturday): Filmmaking at Your Fingertips: Smartphone Documentarian with Larry Engel. Get More Info

November 12 (Saturday): How to Get Great Interviews with Sam Hampton Get More Info

November 14 (Monday): Documentary Roundtable: Getting Started and Getting Hired in Documentary Filmmaking. Get More Info

November 29 (Tuesday): What is the Film Festival Programmer Thinking? with Andrea Passafiume Get More Info

December 3 (Saturday): Ethics in Documentary Filmmaking with Pat Aufderheide Get More Info

January 28-March 11 (Saturdays): Intro to Documentary Production with Sam Hampton Get More Info 

February 1-27 (Wednesdays): Intro to Adobe Premiere Video Editing with Paul Moon Get More Info

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

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

Click on "Register" 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).