As a freelance artist, I spend time speaking in between film and television projects. Past seminars which I have given have focused on topics that include:

  • What is an Assistant Director / Career Planning
  • Scheduling and budgeting / making dollars and “sense” into a day of film photography
  • Preparation for a shoot and breaking down a script
  • Running a motion picture set – leading the charge
  • A day in the life of an assistant director – “From call till wrap”
  • Breaking in / Staying In while surviving the industry.

I have taught from ninety-minute sessions to all day (nine hour) intensive labor workshops. To date, my teaching credits as a guest lector include:

  • Talent Meet Rep, New York City
  • New York University / Tisch School of the Arts, New York, New York
  • Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York
  • Chapman University / Dodge College of Film and Media Arts
  • Nassau Boces / Long Island High School for the Arts, Syosset, New York
  • Locust Valley High School, Locust Valley, New York
  • Institute for International Research (IIR) – Time & Budget Management
  • MTV Networks – Producer’s guide to Set Participation – Time & Budget Management

Also, I taught at an Intensive Film Workshop for four weeks at

  • Connecticut Film Industry Training Program, Middlesex Community College

Additional credentials: Alternate, National Board of Directors, Directors Guild of America. Chair, Eastern AD/UPM Council for five years, DGA. Council member, Eastern AD/UPM Council for eleven years, DGA. Please feel free to check out my IMDB page, LinkedINresume or contact me at your convenience, and know that I am happy to come in and meet with you. Thank you for your time.

Contact

If you are interested in working with me or would like access to my works, send me an email at louis@louisjguerra.com