Make a Mini Documentary

1 session / 7 hours

Take a closer look at your surroundings and create your own mini-documentary in this fun and entertaining workshop! Working in teams, students will be introduced to the documentary filmmaking process – from research, to directing and interviewing, to shooting and finally editing, and be equipped with the skills for visual storytelling through the digital video medium. The workshop will end with a in-class screening of the documentary films.

This workshop is recommended for students between 13 to 16 years old.


• Different roles in a film production
• Review of different documentary videos
• Basic storyboarding
• Preparing an action plan
• Camera handling
• Framing your shots, visual composition
• Basic lighting considerations
• Demo shoot
• On set consultation
• Editing terminology
• The editing palette
• In-class editing session and consultation
• Final presentation of videos


Workshop fee: S$150

Notes: Cameras will be provided. Workshop is recommended for students aged 13 to 16.

1 Dec, Thur, 10am to 5pm

Lionel Chok (View Profile)