Film and Digital Media

FILM 145 Social Media Documentary Theory and Production

Teaches social media documentary theory and production. Students review current scholarship around social media campaigns, cellphone footage as evidence, and the creation of original media to expand messages for social justice. Students shoot a body of source footage on their smart device and create a social media-based outreach strategy that could support future work for a grassroots initiative.


Prerequisite(s): FILM 20P.