Immerse yourself in filmmaking or photography! 2-week, pre-college, intensive summer program where teens build a portfolio, interact with professionals, and tour a studio. Held at Yale. Final Cut Pro, After Effects, Lightroom & more. Read More!
iD Film Academy is for ages 13-18. Get creative this summer while exploring Yale and using New Haven, CT as your film or photography backdrop. Intensive, pre-college experience in movie-making, special effects, and photography. Gain a competitive edge and learn how your interest in film or photography can lead to a college degree, and even a rewarding career.
WHY iD FILM ACADEMY?
- Get immersed in a 2-week, intensive summer filmmaking and photography program for teens ages 13-18.
- Experience collegiate life at a prestigious university at Yale.
- iD has been named a Top Workplace 4 years in a row and recently #1 in Silicon Valley for small businesses. This allows for recruitment of the finest staff in the country.
- Learn from experienced Academy faculty and have fun collaborating with like-minded students. Courses for every skill, gender, and background.
- 8:1. Ratios of 8 students per instructor are guaranteed. Personalized instruction is at the core of every Academy program.
- Tour a real film studio or related venue to gain industry insight and make valuable connections with visual arts professionals.
- Work with industry-grade software including Final Cut Pro, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator.
- Learn how to create, publish, and update your portfolio for college and leave with the tools to excel in the field of visual arts.
- Learn year-round with free monthly online workshops as well as iD Tech 365, a comprehensive online learning platform.
- Select to receive an official transcript with accredited Continuing Education Units from Stanford (available at all locations).
SUMMER COURSES AT iD FILM ACADEMY
Choose from a variety of fun, yet intensive visual arts courses:
- iD Film Studios 101
- Visual FX with Final Cut Pro & Adobe After Effects
- Professional Photography
OTHER SUMMER PROGRAMS
Film, photography, and technology summer programs for kids and teens are also held at iD Tech Camps. These weeklong camps for ages 7-17 are held at over 80 prestigious universities in 28 states nationwide. Visit iDTechCamps.com. Additional iD Tech Academies for teens include iD Programming Academy and iD Game Design & Development Academy.
Visit iDFilmAcademy.com for more information and to register online (check up-to-the-minute-availability). Or, call 1-888-709-TECH (8324) to speak to a Program Advisor. Flexible enrollment—enroll now and make changes up until 3 weeks before your session without any change fees.