Thousands Registered for Vincent Laforet's Filmmaking Tour - Only 20 Cities Remain

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Vincent Laforet, DGA and ICG Director, has been traveling North America for his Directing Motion Tour, sharing the art and craft behind camera movement and direction. The full-day course is comprised of a comprehensive hands-on workshop with live shoots, followed by an in-depth applied theory seminar.

'Incredibly informative and highly recommended (Flew in from London to attend in Boston).' – Nick McKinless, Filmmaker/Stuntman in Sherlock Holmes

Laforet teaches his students how to effectively execute their vision and enables them to transmit a visual language that elicits an emotional connection and response from their audience. The techniques can be applied to various film projects and the principles taught by Laforet provide unique, ground-breaking, and competitive insight that not only is taught in theory but engages students with live demonstrations using some of the most advanced cinema technology. This class leaves students with a new perspective on film viewing and causes them to critically analyze each shot and sequence in their own filmmaking.

Past students of this workshop have had an overwhelmingly positive response:

“Vincent, my God! Awesome work! Great everything! Story, script, acting, shooting, location, FX, and you weren’t bad either. Dude, you’re brilliant! Period!” – John Lamar

“Incredible experience. Even though I am an experienced commercial director and photographer, this made me feel like a novice… and this is a good thing. Thanks for everything.” – Michael Holder

“Incredibly informative and highly recommended” (Flew in from London to attend in Boston)." – Nick McKinless, Filmmaker/Stuntman in Sherlock Holmes

“How did he put a year of film school into one day?” – Nick Army

“This workshop was awesome! Kudos to the crew and to Vincent for all your hard work. I have a new appreciation for the complexity of filmmaking and the critical importance of the pre-production. I’m completely new to this so I appreciated the opportunity to participate in the Schindler’s List shoot. I’ve learned so much today, and I am excited to take my new knowledge and try to apply it to my next project.” – Megan Carroll

Laforet is known for his avant-garde approach to filmmaking and storytelling. Reverie, a Laforet directed short film was the first to be shot with the Canon 5D Mark II. Later, he was chosen as one of the first filmmakers to shoot with the Canon C300. Laforet has been a cinematographer and director for clients such as Sony, Adobe, Pepsi, Nike and more. Vanity Fair, The New York Times Magazine, National Geographic, Sports Illustrated, Time and Life Magazine are a few of the publications that have commissioned Laforet’s work. In 2010 he was a three-time winner of the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival. Laforet is considered a pioneer in the field of HD-capable DSLR cameras and is renowned for his innovative tilt shift and aerial photography.

To watch the trailer, view the tour dates, and signup, visit

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