Color as an Intrinsic Filmmaking Tool


This course will explore the history and technology behind color in filmmaking. We’ll look at the science of how color and light work in our minds followed by a comprehensive history of color was implemented in the motion picture industry, from 2-color additive processes like Kinemacolor to 3-strip subtractive Technicolor and finally the take over by Eastmancolor.


Course Materials

No course materials needed


The History and Science of Color Film: From Isaac Newton to the Coen Brothers

Introduction to Color in Digital Filmmaking


FINAL EXAM: Color as an Intrinsic Filmmaking Tool