Registration is open for deadCenter University
Posted on 05/04/2022
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Metro Tech partners with deadCenter Film for 7th year

OKLAHOMA CITY – Registration is open for a two-day intensive high school film program for grades 9 through 12 who are interested in filmmaking. The 9th annual deadCenter University is scheduled for June 9 and 10, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is presented by Metro Technology Centers in partnership with deadCenter Film Festival. Seats are filling quickly, and registration closes at the end of May.

Led by film industry professionals, students will be presented with concepts of creating short films through interactive sessions with an emphasis on directing, camera operations, lighting, sound recording, styling and on-set procedures. Special guest presenters of the 22nd annual deadCenter Film Festival will share exclusive glimpses into their career experience and invaluable knowledge of working in the motion picture industry.

“The film industry in Oklahoma is busting at the seams. deadCenter University is a wonderful place for students to visualize a career in film,” said Harry Wolohon, Director of deadCenter University. An accomplished producer, director and instructor for Metro Tech’s Digital Cinema program, Wolohon partners with local production studios to supply unique opportunities for students to gain experience working on live productions.

In its 7th year, Metro Tech’s partnership with deadCenter Film helps fill a niche in Oklahoma City; to educate and grow budding artists while learning from the absolute best professionals in the film industry.

There is no charge to attend. To learn more and to register, go to www.metrotech.edu/dcu or call 405.595.4403.  

About Metro Technology Centers 
One of the largest and most diverse technology centers in Oklahoma, Metro Tech has four campuses offering short-term, career and customized business training. Campus locations are in South Oklahoma City, Northeast Oklahoma City, the Will Rogers Airport and Downtown Oklahoma City.