Workshops

Elena Rue and Catherine Orr

Storytelling Webinar with Point Road Studios

  Register for the free “Design Yourself” webinar, storytelling edition, we’re co-hosting (December 5, 1-2 p.m. EST). When Elena and I were first considering launching our own business, we heard a lot of warnings from other creatives about how much of your time goes to working on the business itself. They would say this in a …

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Documentary 2015: Origins and Inventions - Fellows Program

Documentary 2015 – Origins and Inventions Fellows Program

We are thrilled to announce that we will be running a fellows program in conjunction with the 2015 Documentary forum being hosted by the Center for Documentary Studies. The Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University will host a 25th Anniversary celebration and national forum on November 20–22, 2015, in Durham, North Carolina. Documentary 2015: …

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Workshops // Crafting Video Stories That Move People

We love teaching this workshop. Through teaching a variety of video storytelling courses and workshops, we’ve found that often people get hung up on cameras, software, and all the technical aspects of producing videos (which is understandable, there’s a lot to remember!) The problem is, when you’re distracted by cameras, microphones, and editing software, you …

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Workshops /// Video Storytelling for Social Change

By popular demand, we will be teaching a one-day workshop on Video Storytelling for Social Change at the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University this spring! Video is everywhere, but effective storytelling is rare. How can people working on social change issues use video stories to connect to a target audience on an emotional level? …

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UNC Multimedia Bootcamp 2014

Workshops /// UNC Multimedia Bootcamp 2014

17 brave souls joined us for a week-long intensive video storytelling workshop last week. The workshop is part of the University of North Carolina’s annual “Multimedia Bootcamp” week. We cram a lot into this week, spending the first day or so discussing the foundations of powerful storytelling, becoming familiar with basic video and audio techniques, …

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Multimedia Documentary, Rue

The Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University offers courses in photography, video, audio, and writing through their undergraduate, MFA, and continuing studies programs. Elena is currently an instructor in the undergraduate program teaching a class called Multimedia Documentary to both undergraduate and MFA students.