Sketch for Video | March 12th | Matt Porter

About the class

Learn to pitch, develop, write, shoot, edit, finalize, and distribute short form video sketch. Class requires access to a laptop with screenwriting software and at least a free trial of Adobe Premiere.

Matt Porter

Matt Porter is a director, writer, and actor living in New York. He is the co-director/co-writer/co-star of the Comedy Central web series NEW TIMERS, and was featured as part of the “New Faces: Creators” category at the Just For Laughs comedy festival in Montreal. Matt was the Field Director for The Chris Gethard Show on TruTV, and has written and directed content for Funny or Die, TBS, Adult Swim, MTV, Sony, and others. His web series Good Cop Great Cop, a collaboration with writer/cartoonist Charlie Hankin, has been screened at SXSW, and was an official selection at the New York Television Festival. In addition to his sketches, his narrative short films have screened at IFF Boston, the Hollywood Film Festival, the Santa Barbara Film Festival, and others. His first feature film is called 5 DOCTORS, which he co-directed, co-wrote, and co-stars in, premiered at the Austin Film Festival in 2016 and was distributed via Digital HD & On-Demand by Gravitas Ventures and is currently available on Amazon Prime.

Class Schedule
  Tue 03/12/19   7:00pm   134 West 29th Street New York, New York 10001
  Tue 03/19/19   7:00pm   134 West 29th Street New York, New York 10001
  Tue 03/26/19   7:00pm   134 West 29th Street New York, New York 10001
  Tue 04/02/19   7:00pm   134 West 29th Street New York, New York 10001
  Tue 04/09/19   7:00pm   134 West 29th Street New York, New York 10001
  Tue 04/16/19   7:00pm   134 West 29th Street New York, New York 10001
  Tue 04/23/19   7:00pm   134 West 29th Street New York, New York 10001
  Tue 04/30/19   7:00pm   134 West 29th Street New York, New York 10001