Inspiring Youth to Think Creatively
Executing a successful film production is a complex task, with numerous opportunities to set and achieve goals. JFI participants will learn all the components that help bring a film together and exercise their problem solving skills toward achieving each individual goal.
Creating a Story
Developing Plot points
Writing a Script
Breaking Down that Script
Planning the Production
Casting the Movie
Costume, Wardrobe & Make-up
Rehearsing the Scenes
Lighting the Sets
Preparing Shot Schedules
Calling Final Cut
Taking Film to Market
Being a part of this process inspires Students to think critically and make meaningful decisions.
The Junior Filmmakers Initiative or “JFI” was launched on January 14, 2013 and in recent weeks, youngsters in the Winston-Salem, North Carolina area have been delighting in the production of their very own film, entitled "Chihuahua Rampage". The program is now slated...
The Junior Filmmakers Initiative - JFI is proud to announce that "Chihuhua Rampage" is an official entry of the 2013 National Black Theatre Festival's Short Film Fest. There will be two screenings and both are free for anyone who wants to attend: Tuesday, July 30th,...
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