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deadCenter University

deadCenter University
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Thursday, June 9, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday, June 10, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Deadline to Register is June 1, 2022

Registration is Now Closed

REGISTration now closed

Planning is underway to bring you an exciting 2022 experience. The two-day intensive high school film program will involve *in-person sessions. No cost to attend. Registered students (plus one guest) will also be able to attend the deadCenter Film Festival which offers in-person and virtual films June 9-12.

What is deadCenter University?

It is free program offered to 80 high school students each June during the deadCenter Film Festival. The students will learn the the basic principles of filmmaking demonstrated through interactive sessions while meeting industry professionals, networking with other and enjoy a week of great films and panels.

What you'll learn:

  • Hear from award-winning filmmakers and learn more about their craft
  • Gain key insights from local film professionals
  • Participate in hands-on filmmaking sessions with industry professionals
  • Learn about filmmaking from influential filmmaker panel discussions
  • Receive an "All Access" film festival pass to watch remarkable independent films and attend exclusive filmmaker events

Who can apply:

High school students grades 9 (min. age 15)-12
(Including high school seniors who graduated same year)

Check back for more information soon.

*Changes to in-person sessions could include virtual presentations

The Partnership

Metro Technology Centers

With the development of Film Row and the growth of industry needs for filmmaking, deadCenter and Metro Tech partnered to fill a niche in Oklahoma. Metro Tech's film and video program was the perfect fit to deadCenter's desire to educate budding artists while learning from the very best professionals in the film industry. Metro Tech's film and video program is taught by instructor, Harrison Wolohon who leads deadCenter University programming.

deadCenter Film Festival

In addition to award-winning education programs, deadCenter is home to Oklahoma's largest film festival and Oklahoma's only Oscar-qualifying Festival. For information on deadCenter's humble beginnings, the community we serve and the films that we program, click here.

For more Information, connect with us: 405.595.4403
Deadline to register June 1, unless registrations reach 60 students

REGIStration Now Closed

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