Learn how to make a movie—how to shoot and direct a film and edit your footage with software like Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro, and After Effects. Learn filmmaking from the pros with tips from featured Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF) directors, screenwriters, and producers.
Capture footage of everyday objects and combine it with effects in popular postproduction tools like After Effects and Premiere Pro, resulting in rich, abstract backdrops for your project.
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