Summer Co-op, Gr. 9-12

July 29–Aug. 16

12:00–7:00 pm

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Summer Co-op, Grades 9–12

Entering Grades 9–12
Make a collaborative movie this summer through our popular teen program, Creators’ Co-op! Over three weeks, groups pitch, script, shoot, and edit an original narrative short.

Week one is an immersive experience with instruction in writing, acting for the camera, and

During weeks two and three, the Lab is home base as student production crews shoot and edit independently with times available for mentorship and feedback.

For complete details, visit our Summer @ The Lab informational page.

Monday-Friday, July 29Aug. 16 (three weeks)


July 29–Aug. 2: Workshops at the Media Arts Lab, noon–7:00 pm.

Aug. 5–Aug. 16: Crews make their own shooting/editing schedule with access to the Lab facilities from 10:00 am–4:00 pm by appointment with the instructor.

Every Tuesday and Thursday: Peer mentoring at the Media Arts Lab, 4:00-7:00 pm

Final Celebration
Final films will be screened for students’ family and friends at the Media Arts Lab on Friday, Aug. 16, time: TBD

Participants are responsible for their own transportation to and from shooting locations.

$1095/$985 (JBFC members at Family level and above)
Nonmembers will be charged a $20 registration fee.

JBFC Members receive a 10% discount on all programs if the participant is the member of record or in a household with a membership at the Film family level or higher.

Spaces are reserved in every session for those who demonstrate financial need. For more information, visit our Scholarship Information page.