Film Camp – Asbury University
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Join industry professionals for this five-day intensive utilizing Asbury’s cutting-edge Media Communication facilities. Film I provides an introduction to the art and skill of filmmaking. Film II is a more advanced camp that builds on the basics, so previous experience in film is helpful.

Camp Dates:

Film I:  
Monday – Friday, June 7 – 11, 2021

Film II:  
Monday – Friday, June 14 – 18, 2021

View the daily schedule.


The camp is $500-$550 per person (depending on Early or Standard Registration), and includes food, lodging, and all expenses.

What You Can Expect:

  • Each student will work with professional film gear
  • Each student will learn the essentials of filmmaking, e.g. writing, directing, and editing
  • Each student will play a key role in the production of their short films
  • Each student will be able to screen their films for friends and family at the end of camp. This will occur in Asbury’s state of the art screening room
  • Other industry professionals will be visiting or teleconferencing into the film camp

About Your Instructor:

David Whitaker

David Whitaker is an assistant professor at Asbury University. Before he began teaching at Asbury he worked in the film industry in Hollywood in both a production capacity and as a digital rights manager; serving clients from major studios such as 20th Century Fox, Warner Brothers, Lionsgate, MGM, and others.