Montagem I

Video e Cinema Documental
4 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 T + 30,0 PL + 3,0 OT

- José António Marques de Oliveira e Vieira da Cunha

Basic computer skills from a user's perspective.

a. Develop a historical perspective of the evolution of film editing
b. To analyze the editing of a film
C. Create and organize editing projects
d. Devise creative ways to juxtapose shots and scenes
e. Dominate the overall structure of a film

Historical development of cinema editing; Different aesthetic approaches towards editing; Introduction to editing software and development of key techniques.

Evaluation Methodology
regular assessment season:
Test (35%)
Editing exercises (45%)
Class attendance (10%)
Motivation/Participation (10%)

examination regular season:
Test (40%)
Editing exercises (60%)

examination appeal season:
Test (40%)
Editing exercises (60%)

- Murch, W. (1995). In the Blink of an Eye: A Perspective on Film Editing. California: Silman-James Press
- Rabiger, M. (2004). Directing the Documentary. (pp. 407-497). Boston: Focal Press
- Reisz, K. e Millar, G. (1968). The Technique of Film Editing. Boston: Focal Press

Method of interaction
A. Lectures with projected film clips
B. Practical classes with projection / demonstration of techniques
C. Practical lessons of implementation and monitoring exercises

Software used in class
Final Cut Pro 7 or similar.