Developing students who can share their life experiences with the world through television production and film-making.
Department of Film Studies
• On-Camera Acting
• Film Production
• Animation and Voiceover
• Professional Collaborative Workshops
Classes in this department cover on camera acting, camera techniques, photography skills, and editing for live action and animated films. Past workshop examples include independent film-makers and Cinequest Film Festival’s “Picture the Possibilities” emerging film-makers program. Students work toward projects for submission to film competitions and development of CAA’s annual “Celebrate Abilities!” international film festival.
Department of Television Studies
• Introduction to Television Production
• Community Video Production
Graduate Production Workshop: “CAA-TV!” at CreaTV Studios Students enjoy classes and workshops teaching basic skills including script development, show breakdowns, interview skills, booth production, lighting, green screen techniques, acting for television, and video editing. Graduate Television Production students work with a guest instructor to develop and shoot episodes of CAA’s original, award-winning television show titled “CAA-TV!” Graduate Production Crew members attend shoot dates at CreaTV Studios in Downtown San Jose and all show development sessions.