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Creative Media Class Presentation Day

We congratulate all the participant for successfully finishing the comprehsive 2 weeks in Creative Media. “We believe all the gained learning experiences will be shared and put into use in producing quality work from today and welcome to the Moving Tanzania Community” Mr. Wilson Masaka, Moving Tanzania Hub Manager.

Feature films produced by participants;

This film was produce by Creative Media master class hosted at Kilimanjaro Film Institute.
The course was conducted on 18th May – 29th May 2015 and the participants were required to create a feature story film parallel to the class lectures as part of practical learning. Next class will be sound and music in Film starting 15th June – 29th June 2015.

Great feature film produced by the Creative Media Class of 18th May to 29th May 2015The . video is meant for education purpose only.

Master Classes: Creative Media & Sound

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At Kilimanjaro Film Institute (KFI) we conduct Master Classes  on Cinematography, Technical Editing, Creative Entrepreneurship and Sound & Music in film. Moving Tanzania  program aims at building self-reliant market for documentary making and cultural storytelling in East Africa.

The target groups are:- Makers of documentaries and cultural storytelling for companies, institutions or self-employed, film-makers, video directors, camera  operators, editors, scriptwriters, video journalists etc from East  African Community.

Brief Summary introduction of the Master classes:

CREATIVE MEDIA 18TH MAY –  29TH MAY 2015

  1.  Camera technique introduction: GET RID OF AUTOMATIC
  2. Camera-technique framing & composition: THE BIG SHOT
  3. More cinematography: SEEING THE LIGHT
  4. Inspiration: Get rid of registration
  5. Creative skills: USE YOUR IMAGINATION
  6. Creative skills: FROM RESEARCH TO IMAGE LOOK AND FEEL
  7. Technical editing using Final Cut Pro
  8. Class assignment and presentation

And many more >>

MUSIC & SOUND IN FILM 15TH JUNE – 26TH JUNE 2015

Master class Music and Sound in film course aims to invoke reflectivity, creativity and questions film-makers about the importance of Sound and Music in Film. In two weeks the participants will learn the following;

  • Understanding different microphones and their sensitivity.
  • Understanding different between stereo and how to use hand recorder (Zoom, H4N/H2N).
  • Understand how to mix dialogue, Music and Voice over in Film.

Our approach is learning by doing, we have the latest equipments that
the participants will use during outdoor assignments. They will also
produce small assignments.

Payment Options

A/C Name: Kilimanjaro Film Institute
A/C No:0102014916400(TZL)
Bank Name:Standard Chartered Bank-Arusha Branch
Swift Code:SCBLT2TX

Or Pay cash at Kilimanjaro Film Institute

Course fees

  1. Individual fee – Tsh 210,000
  2.  Group of 6 people – Tsh 150,000 per person
  3.  Group of 3 people – Tsh 180, 000 per person

Note: Cost is in Tanzanian Shillings.
Online Application: www.kilimanjarofilm.org/Apply
YOU’RE MOST WELCOME TO JOIN OUR COMMUNITY

CONTACT US FOR MORE INFORMATION:

  • Mobile Number: +225 684 845 343 or +255 767 338 651
  • Email: movingtanzania@kilimanjarofilm.org
  • Main KFI website: www.kilimanjarofilm.org
  • Facebook: www.facebook.com/MovingTanzania
  • Blog: www.kilimanjarofilm.org/blog
  • Apply Online: www.kilimanjarofilm.org/Apply
  • We are based in Arusha, Tanzania on Moivaro Road off Nairobi, Moshi road.

 

Mashariki African Film Festival in Rwanda

Mr. Laurent Kiria is our master trainer in Sound and Music in film at KFI production and Moving Tanzania master classes. Last week he participated in the just concluded Mashariki African Film Festival that took place in Kigali, Rwanda from 9th March to 14th March 2015.

This week he will share the acquired skills and knowledge at the ongoing master classes hosted at the Kilimanjaro Film Institute under the Moving Tanzania program which is scheduled to end on 20th March 2015.

We also thank Mr. Rama of  Kili Inc and also an alumnus of KFI for his dedication and expertise during his facilitation in the first week of Sound and Music in Film master class which started on 9th March 2015.

The master class in Rwanda that Laurent attended was facilitated by the East African Community, GIZ and Mashariki African Film Festival (MAFF) in conjunction with the East African Film Network (EAFN).

The course module covered the following;

  1. Introduction to sound; what is sound, recognizing pitch, loudness, timbre.
  2. Converting sound waves to electric signals, dynamic, condenser and ribbon microphones.
  3.  Amplifiers and loud speakers for surround and screen sound tracks.
  4. Sound recording for film, analogue sound, digital sound and Dolby sound.
  5. Sound recording required for documentary and feature films.
  6. Sound transfer and editing; sync sound with picture, linear editing and non linear editing.
  7. Prepare for dialogue tracks, sound effects and music, Foley sound effects.
  8. Sound dubbing, dubbing for animation films, changing language of the film to other. 8. Mixing sound for film, Dolby SR, DOLBY SR-D, DTS.
  9. Sound Design: importance of a sound designer.
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Mr. Laurent Kiria introducing himself to the team during the first day of the workshop.
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Session in progress with one of the facilitators
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Practical session…
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Laurent with the team during group assigments.
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Group assignments…