Course Description

This course provides students with a working knowledge of professional special effects techniques for motion pictures. The topics include environmental effects, mechanical effects, and pyrotechnic special effects. There is practical hands-on training reinforced by theory. Students will analyze sequences and rig the required special effects. This course is of particular interest to those in, or intending to be in, cinematography, art direction, writing and directing, or producing.


For course inquiries, contact James Warrack, Academic Coordinator, Film Studies, at jwarrack@torontomu.ca.

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