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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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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Advanced: Production Meetings, Objective Correlative Project, and Miniscript Responses

Today, you have a few things to think about. Your critiques of each other’s miniscripts (https://classroom.google.com/c/NDEzMzQxMTU3OTda/sa/NTM5MDM3MTAyMjNa/details) were due last night. I’ll be checking them today. Very few people responded to indicate they either watched the update video or attended the Google Meet. Respond here: https://classroom.google.com/c/NDEzMzQxMTU3OTda/sa/NTQ2MTUyOTQxMjda/details Also, we are setting up Zoom meetings for Detective! and…

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Advanced: Live Class Session

Check your email and check the Google Classroom! There’s a live class session planned for both Advanced Movie Making and Advanced Video Wednesday, March 18th at 2pm. We’ll be discussing our plans for the rest of the year. This will include the screening, yearlong projects, assignments while school is closed, and grades. If you can’t…

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Don’t Forget the List!

Watching old movies pays off! You’re sitting at home! Why not earn extra credit? Watch a bunch of movies! Earn up to 5 points of extra credit! For each movie you watch! Watch any movie on The List (see link below). Write a paragraph about whether you liked it and why. Cite three specific reasons…

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Welcome to Remote Schooling!

While we are not in the school building, we are still having school. I’m sure you have feelings about this, but there a few realities to consider: If we don’t have evidence of learning during this time, expect to lose three weeks of summer break. If we teachers don’t hear from you regularly, we are…

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Apply for Advanced Video Classes

Are you the creative type? Are you bored by standard assessments? Do you wish for a class that never sits down? Do you want a career in entertainment? Dearborn High School’s video program, WDHS, is recruiting students for next year. Our program is one of the best in America, winning 16 Student Emmys in the…

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The Emmy Submissions are in!

We have completed our submissions for the NATAS Student Production Awards! Nominations will be announced March 26, 2020. Join us at the ceremony on Sunday,¬†April 26, 2020. Don’t forget that Michigan Student Film Festival entries are due March 10th and their ceremony is on Saturday, April 25th, 2020. Busy weekend!

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The List Extra Credit Returns!

Watching old movies pays off! Do you want to earn extra credit? You can earn up to 5 points of extra credit! For each movie you watch! Watch any movie on The List (see link below). Write a paragraph about whether you liked it and why. Cite three specific reasons using the language of film…

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