Interested in a graphic design job for the movies? Graphic designer Geoffrey Mandel — MFA, graphic designer and IATSE member whose credits include Blades of Glory, Dirt, MI3, Serenity, Spider-Man 2, NCIS, Solaris, Star Trek: Voyager, JAG, Space: Above and Beyond and all-around nice guy — will be teaching an extension course at UCLA in April. Details:
Graphic Design for Film and Television
X 481.4AA Art 4 units $540
Graphic design gives filmed entertainment the look and texture of real life. This course examines the function of the graphic designer as a key member of the art department, as well as the role graphics play in film and television production, including signage, props, set dressing, wardrobe, computer animation, and title design. Genre, script breakdown, clearance and copyright issues, designing for period and science fiction, visual presentation of concepts, and production of signs and props are covered. A studio visit to a working film or television set is a course highlight. Prerequisite: Familiarity with Illustrator and Photoshop.
No Textbook Required
Westwood: 408 1010 Westwood Center
Wednesday , 7-10pm
April 2 – June 18, 12 mtgs.