Smartphone Film School

smartphonemoviemakingNowadays mobile camera phones, smart phones and pocket cameras are ubiquitous. The aim of the workshop is to experiment with the mobile phone as a creative tool and to discover the capabilities of this innovative form of visual storytelling.

The mobile phone documentary filmmaking workshop explores storytelling through linking digital media to local cultures. In the conceptualization of the mobile filmmaking workshops the development of reflexivity in the creative process takes a central position. The workshop will explore what place means to the participants through mobile-mentary (mobile documentary) filmmaking. The two minute mobile-mentaries will express or evoke a sense of place. Simultaneously workshop participants will learn how to develop relevant content for mobile devices to express themselves.