Film Department

Welcome to Epoch Arts'  Film Department

Film classes at Epoch are more than making movies. Our classes allow the student to use film and digital media as a medium for self expression. Producing film and other digital media becomes a portal to explore their ideas and see these ideas come to life. The technical aspects of all areas of digital film production are explored. We use technology to explore creature design, animation, editing, digital painting, music and sound effects.

Students film other productions at Epoch.

The film department also plans movie nights for the community.

film Department People

Jon Schroth
Digital Arts + Makerspace Director
jon.jpg
Sam Poe Bolton
Staff
poe.jpg

 

 

 

unfinishedpeople_posterart_v08.jpg

Thanks for coming to Unfinished People-2017

The original play, Unfinished People, focused on issues of social and economic differences, it looked at what causes separation, what distracts us from community involvement and how we can educate ourselves on issues that we know nothing about. It talked about characters who lived in a perfect diverse society, but when they are pulled out of that society and forced to look at the real world,they are shocked at how broken the world really is. "The play tackled current social and economic issues, as well as addressed the drug problems in this world that others seem to ignore. It taught us that we need to be passionate and active members of our community, instead of being distracted by superficial things,” says actor Megan Crotty. The play asked the question of how we spend our time, what superficial things we fill it up with and should we be investing in people, rather than things. Sixteen year old cast member Robin Leet explained, “This isn't your average play. This show discusses important, sparsely spoken of issues, such as drugs, addiction and what it can do to a person, and the unhealthy things we consume ourselves with in daily life. We will speak of the vacancy in relationships and people caused by cell phones and other casual, everyday devices.We break down barriers you might not even know were there and bring attention to poverty, the middle to lower class, and how these issues can affect our community as a whole.”