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



October 20 (Thursday): Master Class Conversation with Ramona Diaz at Documentary Inspiration Awards Get More Info

October 29 (Saturday): Intermediate Adobe Premiere Video Editing with Paul Moon Get More Info

November 3-December 15: Create Your Own Video with Final Cut Pro X with Adele Schmidt POSTPONED TO 2017

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

November 12 (Saturday): Art of the Interview 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


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).