WORKING INDEPENDENTLY

Why is it that one immediately thinks of a big team, special camera equipment and high budget needs when it comes to the medium of film? Aren’t these just industrial demands? What happens if these demands are simply ignored? In this class we will discuss the cinema of independent artists that radically freed themselves from any given concept of filmmaking and developed their unique cinematic languages. This shall lead to the simple but essential question – how can one make films that are exactly according to one`s own ideas?