NewsHiring HoosiersEducation

Actions

Students create films for the big screen in film & production program at Indy career center

Classroom to Career
Animation and Film Students.JPG
Posted at 8:01 AM, Sep 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-05 08:03:41-04

Hiring Hoosiers is an initiative from RTV6 that works to connect Hoosiers to employment opportunities, career development resources, training programs and educational paths. Learn more about Hiring Hoosiers and see new stories weekdays at 6 a.m. on RTV6.

INDIANAPOLIS — Students hoping to follow in the footsteps of their movie-making idols get the chance of a lifetime at the J Everett Light Career Center.

The career center's Animation and Film Production Program allows students to get hands-on experience in writing, filming, editing and even animation creation.

"When a kid is applying for a job or moving onto college, they need to know every little facet of media that they possibly can," Instructor Tyler Hindman said.

Students use programs like adobe suites, photoshop and premiere to test and train their skills. By combining high quality equipment with their knowledge they leave with the best tools to prepare for a career in film and animation after graduation.

At the end of the program, they'll even have a short film to show off — and some college credits to take with them as well.

Hiring Hoosiers

What is Hiring Hoosiers?

TheIndyChannel.com Staff
3:04 PM, Dec 12, 2018

Hiring Hoosiers Job Board

12:43 PM, May 21, 2019

Contact Hiring Hoosiers
If you have story ideas or would like to learn more about Hiring Hoosiers, contact us via email at hiringhoosiers@wrtv.com.