Pegasus Short Film Seminar (PSFS)

  • Location: Dallas Public Library, 6th floor, 1515 Young St, Dallas, TX 75201

  • Dates: August 2nd - August 6th

  • Time: 11:00 AM - 3 PM (Tuesday-Saturday)


A foundational filmmaking camp, led by a production industry professional, covering all aspects of video production and post production with demonstrations, lectures, and on-set crew positions. 

This seminar will teach students the skills required to produce and execute a short film project. The challenge is to, through team building and community development, see a film project from beginning to end. Each student will gain first-hand experience working in a variety of roles on set such as writer, director, producer, cinematographer/ director of photography, gaffer, editor, and more. The class is highly collaborative, student-centered and results-driven.


All DFW area students (ages 15- 18) are invited to apply for the Pegasus Short Film Seminar. Work together as a community of student filmmakers to produce a short film. Use industry standard cameras and equipment to make your short film! This filmmaking seminar will help boost creativity, focus on a team developing environment, challenge idea building and realize a future generation of filmmakers to make driven films!


Apply: Application for Pegasus Summer Production Intensive


Tuition: $450

Scholarships are available within the applications. Sliding scale payments available. 



  • Access to laptops, and film production equipment!

  • Gain hands-on experience and produce a short film

  • Be mentored by industry professional Director/Producer, Christopher Sonny Martinez. 

  • Make an impactful project to submit as part of your portfolio application for higher institutions or career advancement.

  • Pre-Production:  Writing, Producing, Casting, Location Scouting, Set Design and Props.

  • Production:  Directing, Photography, Cinematography, Lighting, Sound, Wardrobe.

  • Post-Production:  Editing, Sound Editing, Graphic Design, Animation

Ella Hofmann

Jade Contreras

Jessi Stegall

Mac Guice