One man sitting alone under a tree can conceive
a film. Between the inspiration and its realization stand a battalion
of specialized technicians, state of the art equipment, and the
need for a small fortune to mobilize both men and equipment in
the service of his dream.
The Magic in Motion
(MIM) was founded six years ago on a belief that top quality education
in filmmaking should be accessible to anyone with the drive and
ambition to make films.
It is the belief of the Magic in Motion that
the most significant art form of our time is the moving image.
Through the medium of film, individuals, communities, and nations
express their most profound visions of humanity to the world.
MIM was designed for a new generation of filmmakers
who share a common passion and want to learn by making their own
films through hands-on intensive programs.
MIM also designs and conducts courses for different
groups of people, corporate or otherwise, catering to their specialized
Learning to be
a filmmaker, is not done 'by the numbers'. It is done by
immersion in the process and by knowing the 'why's' that teach
the 'how's'. It is done by trial and
error, hands- on experience, feedback and correction, and questions