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Marslett, Geoff Assistant Professor

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Research

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  • Geoff Marslett is an award winning filmmaker. He's exhibited work internationally theatrically, on the Internet, on television and in major film and media festivals. He has produced and directed narrative, animated and documentary feature and short format films. His work has been reviewed by both industry and popular publications including wired, New York Times, Variety, BBC, Think Progress, The Village Voice, The Hollywood Reporter and many more. He is also an accomplished actor.

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  • Narrative filmmaking,documentary filmmaking, animation, screenwriting, film curating, film exhibition, online exhibition, crowdfunding, producing, acting

Teaching

courses taught

  • ARTF 5021 - Directing/Acting for the Camera
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019
    Offers an intensive workshop that provides students with experience directing dramatic material, acting before a camera, and interpreting or adopting dramatic material for film. No experience in directing or acting required. Attendance, research, and papers required. Recommended prerequisite: CINE 1502. Same as CINE 4021.
  • ARTF 5500 - Cinema Production 2
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2020
    Advanced exploration of creative cinema production through short production and post-production projects. Course focuses on the tactics and strategies of independent cinema production exploring either documentary, experimental, or narrative genres. May be repeated up to 9 total credit hours. Same as FILM 4500.
  • CINE 2105 - Introduction to the Screenplay
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019 / Spring 2020
    Explores, through close reading and original student work, the form and structure of the screenplay. Students will learn to analyze structural and character elements of classic screenplays, and breaking down such elements as character, motivation, and arch. Students may learn some very basics of screenwriting form, develop a treatment, explore formal and technical issues, etc. Prereq., CINE 1502 or instructor´┐Żs permission. Formerly FILM 2105.
  • CINE 3400 - Cinema Production I
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018
    Exploration of creative cinema production through short production and post-production projects. A short final project will be required. Focuses on the tactics and strategies of independent cinema production, examining a variety of approaches to genre. Explores a range of film and digital technologies. Formerly FILM 3400.
  • CINE 4005 - Screenwriting Workshop: Short Form
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018
    A writing intensive course that focuses on the art of the short form screenplay. Students will complete regular writing exercises, presentations, and several short scripts. May be repeated up to 6 total credit hours. Formerly FILM 4005.
  • CINE 4021 - Directing/Acting for the Camera
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019
    Offers an intensive workshop that provides students with experience directing dramatic material, acting before a camera, and interpreting or adopting dramatic material for film. No experience in directing or acting required. Attendance, research and papers required. Recommended prerequisite: FILM 1502. Formerly FILM 4021. Same as ARTF 5021.
  • CINE 4500 - Cinema Production 2
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2020
    Advanced exploration of creative cinema production through short production and post-production projects. Course focuses on the tactics and strategies of independent cinema production leading to the completion of a BFA thesis project exploring either documentary, experimental, or narrative genres. May be repeated up to 6 total credit hours. Formerly FILM 4500. Same as ARTF 5500.

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