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Commercial Directing Bootcamp is a one-day, intensive filmmaking seminar on how to launch and manage your career directing commercials. Learn from my 20 years of experience directing over 1,000 spots, documentaries and feature films. (Click for bio) Many of my philosophies are in this interview for NoFilmSchool.
Your work is viewed prior to the workshop, because each Bootcamp is customized to the participants’ needs. Filmmakers will learn how to win jobs and craft better work. Agency creatives, you’ll learn how the flow goes on set before your shoot.
Next Bootcamp is Saturday, January 18th, 2020 – Los Angeles
Email me personally at firstname.lastname@example.org or call me directly at 323.816.8860 – I’m happy to jump on the phone so we make sure my workshop is right for you.
Coffee, drinks and an artisanal lunch are provided. Each filmmaker receives a free copy of my book, Commercial Directing Voodoo: Filmmaking Spells & Production Potions.
Filmmakers, advertising creatives, in-house production teams, producers, cinematographers, writers, actors… anyone seriously considering a career in directing commercials or just wants to respect the process.
1. HOW DIRECTORS GET GIGS.
2. SPOT LIFE CYCLE & DIRECTOR’S RESPONSIBLY ON A GIG.
3. MINDSET OF A DIRECTOR.
4. DISSECT WINNING CONFERENCE CALLS & TREATMENTS.
5. SPEC SPOTS DEMYSTIFIED.
6. GUEST Q&A with INDUSTRY TITAN.
7. CASE STUDY & BEHIND THE SCENES ON-SET FOOTAGE..
8. COMMERCIAL DIRECTING VOODOO. PRACTICAL SHOOTING TIPS AND “SETIQUETTE.”
What you will learn:
How the advertising business works as it pertains to filmmaking.
How Directors get jobs.
Spec spots. Yes? No? Best way to make them.
Lifecycle of an ad campaign for the filmmaker.
Candid behind the scenes footage of national shoot.
The rise of the Freelance Director.
How to think like a superhero.
Signing to a production company.
Collaborate while leading.
How to do a winning conference call.
Listen to winning or losing conference call.
Pre-production through Post.
Casting using The Brady Method.
Getting great performances from actors.
Lead your crew with Gratitude.
Case study from concept to completion.
Agency & Client protocol.
How to Respect The Process.
When to Disrespect The Process.
How to stay hungry.
How to not suck at directing.
My top secret, world famous Jedi mind tricks.
Top Secret Training Facility disclosed upon sign up.
Video/Audio Recording of Bootcamp is prohibited.
Photos of Keynotes slides allowed for personal use only & social posting.
What you won’t learn:
This is not a film school, although we’ll cover a lot of film craft. Plenty of great film schools and workshops out there for that. This is how to approach filmmaking for commercials as a career, and how you can succeed as a filmmaker in advertising. Jordan Brady has directed over 1,000 commercials.
Filmmaker Diversity Award:
Are you from an underrepresented segment of the population and cannot afford the workshop? For more info on the Filmmaker Diversity Award, click here. 01.18.2020 is sponsored by Oso Delicious Hot Sauce.
Satisfaction guaranteed. Artisan lunch provided.
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