FAQ

  • What is the Born Digital Youth Media Program?

    Our youth program offers Career Technical Education (CTE) classes in Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Indesign and Illustrator. We contract with schools, hold our own off-site after school program, and offer summer camps with community partners, and some classes and camps online. Email Julia Berghammer at julia@novacvideo.org for information on what classes are available and how to enroll.

  • What is the Workforce Training Program?

    Workforce trainings are programs that prepare community members for work in particular departments in the film industry. They arise intermittently as funding becomes available, are application-based and free for participants. Email Stevee Rayne Warren at stevee@novacvideo.org for more information.

  • What is the Creative Services Program?

    Creative Services encompasses our production programs and filmmaker services programs. Our production programs include client work, community docs, and digitizing/archiving, and our filmmaker services programs include membership, events, and our indie filmmaker classes. For questions about any of the above programs, contact India King Robins at india@novacvideo.org.

  • What kinds of indie filmmaker classes do you offer?

    In-person, we offer seminars, lecture classes, and hands-on workshops. Online we offer live sessions and on-demand video classes. We aim to offer a wide range of subjects from pre-production through distribution in both documentary and narrative film.

  • Why are some indie filmmaker class sizes limited?

    We like to make sure that students can be engaged and participate on a level that gives them an impactful takeaway.

  • How do I get my 20% member discount on indie filmmaker classes?

    Your discount code can be found in your member welcome email. If you can't find it email info@novacvideo.org.

  • Can I get a refund on indie filmmaker classes?

    Unless rescheduled or canceled, we don't offer refunds on indie filmmaker classes. However, tickets are transferable to another person until the workshop start time. You can also use your ticket as a credit toward another workshop if you request via email to gigi@novacvideo.org no later than a week prior to the original workshop date. Credits are good for one calendar year from the date of the original workshop.