filmmaking Program

Arts First: Create Films Program

Afterschool Filmmaking Club at ECC

Sponsor: TPCHD, Arts First, & Metro Parks
Where: Eastside Community Center
When: Fridays 3:30-5:00.   January 27 – May 26
(First Day of Class is January 27th.  Interns will meet starting January 20th)
Who: Students 12-18 years old
Cost: Free
Limited Space: 16 students

Club Summary: Students will explore the fundamental of film-making. They will be introduced to the Fine Art of visual story-telling; screenplay writing, cinematography, music, Foley, lighting, storyboarding, acting, and video and sound editing. Students learn and edit in Davinci Resolve 17, Final Cut Pro, and Logic Pro. Arts First will provide all necessary equipment.

After the end of class, students will learn basic filmmaking terminology and create anti-vaping short films to enter in a film contest.

Signup online or email us at

Arts First & GreenTrike Afterschool Club:
Dec 6th – April 20th

  • Hunt Middle School
    When: Tuesday 3:00 pm – 4:45 pm
    Where: Hunt Library
    Who: Hunt Middle Schools students only
  • Stewart Middle School
    When: Thursday 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
    Where: Stewart Library
    Who: Stewart Middle Schools students only


To educate and inspire youth through the Fine Art of film-making with free film classes, internships, and mentorship programs.