Interested in getting yourself into the film industry? Sign up for the 2024 Minnesota Discovery Center Film Classes and learn how to write, shoot, and edit with the help of experts and with professional equipment for you to get a proper feel for being behind the camera or in the editing seat.

The Minnesota Discovery Center’s Minnesota Media Arts School, in partnership with Zeitgeist Film, is an affordable option for the Northland’s diverse creative community ranging from filmmakers, graphic designers, multimedia artists, and theatrical artists to learn, work, create, and connect. With teaching hubs in Chisholm and Duluth, we will add important contributions to the regional film ecosystem.

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Introduction to Screenwriting

  • Classes are every Tuesday
  • 5/28 – 7/16, 6:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Registration is $75
  • Instructor: Matthew Dressel

Do you have a great idea for a feature film? Many have great ideas; only few craft them into screenplays. In this workshop, learn screenwriting fundamentals as you develop your idea from pitch to outline to screenplay. While no previous screenwriting experience is required, you should come to the workshop with ideas for short films. Industry-standard screenwriting program, Final Draft, provided

Introduction to Editing Workshop

  • Classes are every Wednesday
  • 5/29 – 7/17, 6:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Registration is $75
  • Instructor: Matthew Dressel

Our editing workshop is designed for students who are interested in motion picture, television, and new media post-production. Students learn theory in motion picture, television, and media production and editing. They apply that knowledge by producing a variety of projects using Adobe Premiere.

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