Category Archives: Film – News

A Field Trip to Silicon Beach

A Field Trip to Silicon Beach

Earlier this year, the AVPA film department was lucky enough to visit visual effects and digital production company Digital Domain in Playa Vista. Founded in 1993 by filmmaker James Cameron, film executive Scott Ross, and special make-up effects creator Stan Winston, Digital Domain specializes in special effects for feature films, video games, and advertisements.  … Continue Reading

Sony Marketing Workshop

Sony Marketing Workshop

On Wednesday, January 27th after school, students took part in a workshop about marketing. A team of executives from the marketing department came to talk to us and breakdown their jobs at Sony Pictures Studios. To market a film, one must know the core themes and target audience of your film. The creative marketing team… Continue Reading

And They’re Off!

AVPA Film is off to a great start! The Department held a whirlwind of auditions last week and classes begin officially next week on September 14th. This Thursday, September 10th, the resuming Film Company will be celebrating with new students at Chipotle in the Culver Crossroads. Hopefully the students will be able to bond and… Continue Reading

And They’re Off!

And They’re Off!

AVPA Film is off to a great start! The Department held a whirlwind of auditions last week and classes begin officially next week on September 14th. This Thursday, September 10th, the resuming Film Company will be celebrating with new students at Chipotle in the Culver Crossroads. Hopefully the students will be able to bond and… Continue Reading

AVPA Films Screen at Sony Pictures ReCap!

AVPA Films Screen at Sony Pictures ReCap!

  {fshare} Since the beginning of the 2014-2015 school year, the students of AVPA film and Ms. Butler’s Film III/IV class worked diligently on their short narrative films and documentaries. They took part in the entire filmmaking process from pitching and screenwriting to principal production (filming) and post production (editing). In March, the film students… Continue Reading