Course Number: 93-879
Navigating the Practical Realities of the Film Industry
The course will be an in-depth analysis of the entertainment industry, specifically, the movie business. The class will highlight the representation (agents, managers, lawyers, etc) of the talent, the packaging of talent into films and the processing of these films through the studio system. The class will indoctrinate participants into the language and dynamics of the industry through the eyes of an insider to help prepare students for the practical realities of entering, building and sustaining a career in the entertainment field. In other words, this class focuses on examining the basic ‘nuts and bolts’ of the industry.