Camp Hollywood Actor. Producer. Director. Take on every role as you and your colleagues craft your own cinematic masterpieces.
Unfortunately, we are unable to offer an online version of this anticipated program. The experience will be offered again in the summer of 2021 and registration will be available within the coming months.
Monday, July 6 - Thursday, July 16, 2020
Camp Hollywood teaches students the essentials of making great movies. During this two-week intensive, students will write, direct and edit their own short films using professional equipment. At the end of the camp, student films will be screened at a mini film festival open to family and friends.
This intensive is led by Point Park Professor, Fred Johnson.
To participate in this exciting program, students must be entering grades 9-12 as of Fall 2020. No prior experience is necessary in order to participate.
This program is open to the first 12 students who complete the registration and pay in full.Please note: Class content may contain clips from R-Rated films.
Start Date: Monday, July 6, 2020
End Date: Thursday, July 16, 2020
Student film festival will take place on the evening of Thursday, July 16 in the George Rowland White Auditorium. Screening is open to family and friends.
*Further class details coming soon.
Commuter Check-in: Monday, July 6, at 9:30am in the lobby of Academic Hall (201 Wood Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15222)
Welcome to our campus!
All classes will be held on campus at Point Park University. Students will be encouraged to use the Downtown Pittsburgh location at their own discretion.
Check-in will take place in Academic Hall.
The option to live on campus during Camp Hollywood is available to students at least 14 years old.
Adult resident advisers live on campus to supervise minors. Each adviser is responsible for eight to ten minors.
iMac Editing Suites:
Main Screening Theater
Camp Hollywood Red Carpet Moment
Pictured above are students who participated in our 2019 Camp Hollywood Program. These students presented their 3-minute short films to an audience full of family and friends.
As an undergraduate, graduate or international student at Point Park, you’ll have access to opportunities only a world-class city can offer — and few universities can match — for a real-world, career-oriented education.Consider a B.F.A. in Cinema Production.
- Students should wear comfortable clothing for mobility that is weather appropriate.
- Stay hydrated! We recommend packing a refillable water bottle.
- Students will be required to complete a Participation Agreement before the start of camp. If a student fails to complete this form, they will NOT be allowed to participate.
(Include “Camp Hollywood” in the subject line of emails)