WK 10 25 Mar

IN-CLASS INTERVIEW: NATIONAL NEWS

David Gelber

overview

We conduct the second of three interviews with distinguished journalists. This week's interview subject: David Gelber.


Before class, students will work in pairs to prepare interview questions.. Afterwards, we'll discuss the interview's strengths and weaknesses as well as how to prep for interview #3.

WK 10 DETAIL

INTERVIEW #2 ASSIGNMENTS

  • Students ask questions according to starting-question assignments (see feedback on interview questions you turned in)
  • After asking your starting question, you should follow up with whatever questions flow naturally from Mr. Gelber's response

WORKSHOP

  • Post-interview evaluation
  • Discuss the Week 12 interview with Renette Dejoie Hall
  • Discuss editing philosophy and approach for five-minute edit 

HOMEWORK

  • Each student will receive a roughly 12-minute clip from our field production footage to edit down to a 5-minute cut—click the "Homework & Tools" tab for instructions 
  • Prep for interview #3 with Renette Dejoie Hall