Croatia, Zagreb

Video Production

when 1 December 2017 - 10 December 2017
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 1000

Learn how to make a short commercial film using basics in video production going through all phases of production, from the idea to the final video. Learn about film theory and use in marketing using film standards in writing screenshots, concepts, storyboards, plans and organization for filming.

Phase I or Preproduction – learning about film theory and use in marketing using film standards in writing screenshots, concepts, storyboards, plans and organization for filming. During the course the students will make a promotional film or a commercial about Advent in Zagreb

Phase II or Production – filming Advent in Zagreb according to plan and schedule from Phase I. Students will learn the basics of using camcorders, lighting, microphones and similar equipment. They will learn about differences in quality between professional and amateur camcorders and mobile phones. Since light is very important in video production, the students will learn how to set proper lighting for TV, studio or social media like Facebook or Instagram. Using movement camera, for instance time-lapse footage is also very popular in production today, so the students will film some footage using the aforesaid technique. Since microphones are a usual part of video equipment, the students will learn how to use them properly while conducting interviews and recording audio.

Phase III or Postproduction – learning basics of editing, color grading, audio mixing, graphic editing and exporting footage to different media. Student will learn about basic editing and graphics tools in Adobe Premiere CC, how to use color correction tools in DaVinci Resolve, basic audio tools in Adobe Audition. Each student will make his/her own version of film/commercial using the footage we film during Phase II. Each student will make his/her own version of film/commercial using the footage we film during Advent in Zagreb. The students will be able to visit Concerts, Fairs, Ice Parks, Fooling Around… more than 10 Advent corners and loads of quirky events.


Best Christmas Market 2016 & 2017.

The city of Zagreb: No.1 destination in Europe 2017 by lonely planet

During the Advent season, Zagreb offers a variety of events that will satisfy even the most demanding visitors. Plenty of fun, excellent food, unique events, art, but also a genuine Christmas atmosphere, await you on the streets of Croatia’s capital.

Course leader

Robert Krivec was born in Zagreb in 1978., where he graduated from Academy of Dramatic Arts in 2004. He started his professional career in 1999 as a cameraman for Croatian Radiotelevision. Since then he has been working as a cameraman, editor and director

Credits info

2 ECTS
The students will be awarded 4 ECTS/2 US credits for successful completion of the course

The tuition fee for the course: 1000 EUR

Fee info

EUR 1000: For bank payments from abroad, please use:

Account name: Visoko Učilište Algebra, Zagreb, Ilica 242, Zagreb 10000, CROATIA

Payment purpose: SUMMER SCHOOL 2017 TUITION FEE – student’s_name

Zagrebačka banka, Zagreb, Croatia

SWIFT: ZABAHR2X

IBAN: HR7523600001102036972

Upon the payment, please be sure to e-mail the payment confirmation to international-office@algebra.university