Studio: The Future and Teenagers

If you’re looking for a bold look at the classroom of the future from 1989, take a look at the video below! Today, use your time to finish your teen movie project: https://classroom.google.com/u/1/c/NTM0MDM5NDYwNDZa/sa/NTYwNzE2MzEzNzda/details

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Advanced: Classroom of 2020

It’s a long post today without much work, so read all the way to the bottom. By tomorrow, I will have everybody’s objective correlative video up for you to comment on. If you haven’t already turned in the assignment, do it. Advanced Movie Making: https://classroom.google.com/u/2/c/NDEzMzQxMTU3NDRa/a/NTQ3NzAwMjM0MjRa/details Advanced Video: https://classroom.google.com/u/2/c/NDEzMzQxMTU3OTda/a/NTQ3Njk2OTMxNTVa/details Class Meeting Fill out your availability for…

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Advanced: Mr Bonkers Meeting Today, Plus Other Stuff

STUDENT EMMY NOMINATIONS ARE OUT!Read about them here. Abbass is a double nominee for cinematography. He’s like WDHS’s Steven Soderbergh Today at 1pm is the production meeting for Mr. Bonkers Saves the Day. It will happen on Zoom. Department heads have been invited through your email, but you can also login using the link: https://zoom.us/j/230107592…

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Studio Productions: Emmy Noms, New Students, and Teen Movies

Our video program is nominated for seven Student Emmys! We have three movies up for best movie! Read about it here: https://iblog.dearbornschools.org/video/2020/03/26/dearborn-high-school-is-nominated-for-seven-student-emmys/ We’re really proud of our program and our work. You may not realize it, but WDHS is one of the best film and TV production programs in the country. It does not succeed…

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Dearborn High School is Nominated for Eight Student Emmys!

Electric Oddity is nominated for four awards including Writing, Tristan Nunez; Editor, Abbass Karnib; Photographer, Abbass Karnib; and for Short Form – Fiction. Tristan and Abbass share this nomination with producer Angel Krawczyk, 1st assistant director Will Kirk, and star Gwen Voice. Girlfriends is also nominated for Short Form – Fiction. Director Jozelyn Hunter shares…

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Studio Productions: March 27th Announcements

It’s time to make another another announcements video. The script is at https://docs.google.com/document/d/17LS1qkF3-EDzSLeRI4r3eI5ppvgWze418k9_bfuD1JU/edit?usp=sharing. The script will likely be updated a few times in the morning. It’s due tonight at 11:59pm and you have three options: Submit a video of you reading the announcements, which means we may use the video and audio. Submit audio of…

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Advanced: Mr Bonkers Production Meeting

Very few of you filled out your availability for the Mr. Bonkers production meeting. We scheduled it based on the answers those four provided. The meeting will be on Friday March 27th at 1pm. You can join the meeting through Zoom at https://zoom.us/j/230107592. As you can see above, the Detect!ve production meeting was a smashing…

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Studio Productions: Critique Movies about Teenagers

Let’s open our next critique into a discussion. Watch one of the seven movies below. As you’re watching, think about how the filmmakers are saying something about being a teenager. Remember to think in terms of the ways we critique movies: dialogue, plot, character, performance, cinematography, music, sound, and editing. Then add a reply on…

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Production Meetings for Detective! and Mr. Bonkers

In case you didn’t notice, our out of school time was extended by 1 day. The earliest we’ll return is April 14th. All the more reason to be prepared! If you’re a department head on Detective! or on Mr. Bonkers, we need to have a meeting on Zoom. Fill out the survey linked above, which,…

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