On camera : The BBC video production course [kit]

United Kingdom, 1984

TV show
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This practical training course for film and video production consists of four videos, each with an accompanying booklet, and a teacher’s guide. 1. ‘The camera’ compares the camera’s view of the world with the human eye, considers focal length and angle of view, outlines the terminology for shot sizes and camera moves, shows how to maintain continuity of direction (34min). 2. ‘Planning a program’ introduces the basic techniques of recording an event on camera, suggesting ways of improving coverage by planning ahead (17min). 3. ‘Interviews’ looks at how to tackle interviews both inside and outside the studio and how to maintain the viewer’s interest (21min). 4. ‘Editing’ introduces principles to guide your selection, order and length of shots and shows how your decisions will affect the way the story is told (20min).

Credits

co-director

Mike Crisp

Harris Watts

producer

Harris Watts

production company

British Broadcasting Corporation

Language

English

Duration

01:32:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

37877

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Cinematography

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Interviewing

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion pictures - Editing

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion pictures - Production and direction

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Interviewing

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Television

Television → Television programs

Television → Television programs → Television programs - Great Britain

Television → Television series

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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