The Holland Sentinel | February 05, 2009
Grand Rapids, MI — Grand Rapids Community College is adding a series of classes offering training for those wanting to become involved in the film industry.
Skilled technical crews are in high demand, a statement from the college says.
GRCC is responding to this need by partnering with various film industry professionals.
In partnership with the West Michigan Film Office and Fletcher Camera- Detroit, GRCC will offer a two-hour workshop for film camera loaders March 31. Fletcher Camera will train participants in the use of high-end film cameras used in the production of feature films.
In addition, GRCC, with Tic Tock Studios in Holland is offering basic film set training, introduction to technical labor: Electrician and introduction to technical labor: The film grip in March and April.
To register for courses at Grand Rapids Community College go online to
www.GRCClearn.com and click on "Film Production"