Storyboard Artist

Storyboards have been used for years by top-name directors and are now becoming a standard within the industry. Walt Disney and Alfred Hitchcock both used them. Most of the top directors working today, such as Katherine Bigelow and Steven Spielberg, use them. But what are they Storyboards are a series of panel or frame drawings that accurately depict the action of the film. It's like a comic book for the director to follow. In fact, the artist has to know as much about the process of filmmaking...

Film Theory Teacher

If the hands-on approach isn't your bag, then what you're looking for may be film theory or critical studies. This is where the aesthetics of filmmaking come into play. Instead of learning what a grip does, you'll learn how and why a Dutch angle is used to elicit a certain emotional response by studying how it has been used in the past by other directors. What Holly Willis covers in her USC discussion groups is the language of film. She is able to talk about specific film genres or directors or...