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Watch Student Films from the 2012 Summer Video Institute

Watch Student Films from the 2012 Summer Video Institute

Every summer the Center for Documentary Studies holds a series of Documentary Institutes. The Documentary Video Institute is an eight-day intensive where students are fully immersed in the process of documentary filmmaking. Working in small production teams (one instructor for every four students) led by experienced documentary filmmakers, students are introduced to an array of […]


Register Now for CDS Summer Institutes and Workshops—and Watch and Listen to Projects from Summer 2011

Register Now for CDS Summer Institutes and Workshops—and Watch and Listen to Projects from Summer 2011

From the Intensive Introduction to Documentary Studies to Digging In: An Audio Retreat with Big Shed, the Center for Documentary Studies is offering seven summer learning opportunities through its continuing education program. These intensive sessions, lasting from two to eight days, are open to the general public (and their completion counts as credit toward the […]


Register Now for the 2012 Summer Documentary Video Institute, and Watch Last Summer’s Projects

Register Now for the 2012 Summer Documentary Video Institute, and Watch Last Summer's Projects

  Every summer the Center for Documentary Studies holds a series of Documentary Institutes. The Documentary Video Institute is an eight-day intensive where students are fully immersed in the process of documentary filmmaking. Working in small production teams (one instructor for every four students) led by experienced documentary filmmakers, students will be introduced to an array […]


Watch Videos from the 2011 Video Institute

Watch Videos from the 2011 Video Institute

Each summer the continuing education program at the Center for Documentary Studies (CDS) at Duke University develops an intensive video institute around a specific theme. In previous years topics have included democracy, environmental issues, and life a variety of Durham neighborhoods. This year CDS partnered with DurhamCares, a local faith-based nonprofit that helps to fund […]


Photographs from the Summer 2011 Video Institute

Photographs from the Summer 2011 Video Institute

In this eight-day intensive, students are fully immersed in the process of documentary filmmaking. They collaborate with a partner to direct, shoot, edit, and screen a documentary short, which are screened to the general public at the end of the week. Click here for more information about CDS workshops and institutes


Register Now for the Documentary Video Institute, June 4–June 11, 2011

Register Now for the Documentary Video Institute, June 4–June 11, 2011

In this eight-day intensive, students are fully immersed in the process of documentary filmmaking. Working in small production teams (one instructor for every four students) led by experienced documentary filmmakers, you will be introduced to an array of tools and techniques as you collaborate with a partner to direct, shoot, edit, and screen a documentary […]


“Hungry for Green” at ChathamArts Sustainable Film Series

"Hungry for Green" at ChathamArts Sustainable Film Series

Screening of “Hungry for Green” and three short films from the CDS 2010 Video Institute ChathamArts Sustainable Cinema Series presents “Hungry for Green”, written and directed by Matthew Barr, and three short films from the 2010 Video Institute at the Center for Documentary Studies focusing on local organizations promoting sustainability, reuse and green initiatives. September […]


Videos from the 2010 Video Institute

Videos from the 2010 Video Institute

In this eight-day intensive institute, students are fully immersed in the process of documentary filmmaking. They collaborate with a partner to direct, shoot, edit and screen a documentary short. This year’s institute was produced in collaboration with The Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University, and each project focused on an environmental theme. Click […]


Photographs from the Summer 2010 Video Institute

Photographs from the Summer 2010 Video Institute

In this eight-day intensive, students are fully immersed in the process of documentary filmmaking. They collaborate with a partner to direct, shoot, edit and screen a documentary short. This year’s institute was produced in collaboration with The Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University, and each project focused on an environmental theme. Final projects […]


CDS Documentary Video Presentations

CDS Documentary Video Presentations

Please join us Saturday, June 26, 2010 for the screening of a dozen short films on environmental themes created by students in the CDS Documentary Video Institute. CDS Auditorium Center for Documentary Studies 10:30 a.m. A light lunch on the lawn will follow This year’s institute is produced in collaboration with The Nicholas School of […]


CDS Video Institutes

CDS Video Institutes

Student Work from the 2008 and 2009 video institutes is Now On-line on the CDS Ttunes U Site. A few spaces remain for the summer 2010 video institute, but it’s expected that it will fill soon. Visit the CDS Continuing Education site to register today.