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The Summer Lab

The Summer Lab is a four-week intensive experimental filmmaking workshop.  Each week the students learn and practice a different technique used in experimental film projects – including found sound/footage, architecture and composition, light and shadows, sound design and more. Designed for first time filmmakers the Summer Lab teaches basic camera and editing skills. Students participate in weekly screenings and lectures and field trips to explore and photograph diverse areas of Brooklyn.   Each student complete four short videos which are presented in a culminating screening to friends and family at Reel Works.


The Summer Lab is open to teens in grades 8th-10th. No filmmaking experience is required.

Classes Meet

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 10am-4pm.


Application Deadline: The Application Period for Summer Lab is NOW OPEN.


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