With so many exciting new things happening here at the
First I would like to introduce our new Student Coordinator Hannah Urkowitz!
Hannah Urkowitz is a Multi Media Artist, originating from
She is a great gal who has joined the
May 14th-25th THE
Our most recent graduate
May 23- 22nd The Florence Film School in affiliation with ABC news is producing a 2-hour special that will air on ABC in the United States this Fall called, Earth 2100
This is a show about what the world's top scientists, economists, and historians say our world could look like by the year 2100 if we don't act now to save our troubled planet. Experts say that the "perfect storm" of climate change, resource depletion, and population growth could converge with catastrophic results.
This Spring, leading up to the broadcast, we're launching a massive online event engaging people from across the globe to create their own versions of the next century. The
July 7th- August 29th : Summer Eight Week Film Making Intensive & Workshop Series begins!
Learn the latest in digital film making, motion graphics and film productions form international professionals form around the globe in one of the most beautiful cities in the World Florence, Italy!
Join our eight week intensive or take a week long workshop!
July 11th Welcome Party:
Students will meet other film makers, artists and students here in
August 29th: Multi Media Event premiering the Summer Intensive Film Project.
September 1st FALL SEMESTER BEGINS
NEW WORKSHOPS AND PROGRAMS:
This summer and fall we will be bringing in a host of professionals in Film Production in from all parts of the world to teach and mentor our students on their own projects. We have a fantastic staff of top professionals and fun activities where you can get to know them both professionally and personally.
Each Issue of The Florence Film School Newsletter will highlight one of the many guest lecturers who will presenting a workshop at our school and /or participating in a our Florence International Film Festival Teaching and Learning Forum
This issue we are focusing on Larry Sugar:
With over 35 years in the film and television industry Larry Sugar has been fortunate enough to have had very diverse opportunities. He has run major corporations, produced dozens of feature films. He has written both screenplays and teleplays, and produced over 400 hours of television programs. He has owned and operated his own international distribution company.
In addition to a career within the entertainment business, he has also been a lecturer at many
He will be on hand to help student film makers learn the business of selling, distributing and receiving funding for their films.
Our students receive year long passes to all the major museums and gardens here in
Florence Film School also organizes Happy hours, Artistic Events and Club nights where are students can meet other students in our creative community for collaborations on their projects and to form important contacts for their future and have fun!!!
Creative Campus is a fun and challenging opportunity for students living in or visiting
This summer the Creative Campus events will include:
WITH THE CREATIVE CAMPUS BAND –
Musicians and Singers Needed!
PERFORMANCE AND ART
STORY HOUR -
If you like children, art, and performing this is for you!
THE BIG FRATELLO/BIG SORELLA PROJECT –
Pair up with local teens to create a performance together
What Is Creative Campus?
“… the most important part of my experience in
“one of my greatest memories from my time abroad.”
“an amazing experience.”
Former Creative Campus students
Come visit us at our summer kick-off event on June 5th at at and learn about our programs and talk to company members. Other events in June and July can include an Art Crawl and the launch of the Global Creative Campus Initiative. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions or inquiries. You can also visit us at www.florencetheatre.com.
Student can attend and or work with one of the International Theatrical Companies here in
Video Documentary Making:
Student can film short promos and documentaries on their projects and the artistic happenings around
Professional Films Shot on location in
Our students have opportunities to work with Professional production companies who come to
Julian Ulrichs a recent graduate from The Florence Film School had his film short Eye Talk which he filmed in our program, accepted into The Durango International Film Festival. He has returned with wonderful tales of being hosted at the Festivals Hotel and attending all the parties and where he made some great contacts with other independent film makers!
In June he will be going to
Florence Film School