Director Workshop: Visual Storytelling2019-02-14T15:09:06+00:00

Cinema is far more than just filming actors while they talk. With tools like composition, lighting, production design, etc., a story’s possibilities are limitless.

This three-week workshop will focus on merging powerful imagery with coherent visual storytelling to create emotionally resonating narratives.

Each workshop will start with examining what makes certain images resonate with an audience and how to utilize them into your story.

Each filmmaker will be asked to bring in a scene of their choosing. The workshop will identify the necessities to visually tell the story of that scene and create a map of plot, perspective, audience emotion, and theme around which to create visuals that will tell the story.

The purpose of the Visual Storytelling workshop is to give filmmakers of any experience level a system of preparation to create visuals that will tell a story that is powerful and comprehensible.

3 week workshop. Limited to 8 directors. Ages 18+

Thursday Nights 2/21/19 to 3/7/19

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
$200 // $150 for Artist Foundry Members (Members: Contact Artist Foundry directly to register)

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Kohl Glass
Kohl GlassDirector
Kohl Glass is an American film and television director, screenwriter, producer and editor known for his strong, visual style and creative originality. An incredibly versatile filmmaker, Kohl’s sensibilities span from dark psychological films like his shorts The Promethean and Der Ostwind (Official Selection of the Sundance Film Festival), to slightly comedic action fantasies, like his first feature Orc Wars (a.k.a Dragonfyre), to fairytales like Eugenie and The Fisherman and His Wife, both of which he directed for BYU Broadcasting. Most recently Kohl directed his second feature The Stepsister, a thriller for MarVista Entertainment, which premiered on Lifetime June 4th, 2016 under the title You May Now Kill the Bride.

Originally from Arizona, raised in Colorado, Kohl currently lives in Salt Lake City, Utah with his wife and daughter.

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