View courses, degrees, and/or certificates for this program in the catalog.

Productions

IMA Productions provide new and emerging media artists a chance to develop their skills while gaining valuable industry experience. Not only do you leave finishing college courses that count towards degrees or certificates, but you'll also earn an IMDB credit. 

Feature Films or Series Productions

"If you can think it, you can write it, then you can film it," Stanley Kubrick.

Any production whether a documentary or fiction story starts with research and writing. Register for our writing classes FTVM 120 or FTVM 121. Write your script, feature film, hour drama, sketch comedy, or sitcom. Pitch your script. If selected the IMA through the FTVM Department at San Bernardino Valley College will produce your project.

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Classes to take to earn an IMDB Credit for these types of productions include:

FTVM 120 or 121 - Introduction or Intermediate Screen and Broadcast Writing

FTVM 235 - Cinema Production (Required Perquisite classes *FTVM 130 and FTVM 122.) 

FTVM 233 - TV Studio Production (Required Perquisite class FTVM 130)

FTVM 234 - Short Film Production (Required Perquisite classes *FTVM 130 or FTVM 131 and FTVM 122.)

Other classes involved in these productions include: 

FTVM 130 - Survey of TV Studio and Film Production

FTVM 131 - Cinematography

FTVM 122- Acting and Directing

FTVM 112 - Field Audio Production

See Course Catalog for full class description. 

To Register Check out the Course Schedule

*We may accept other college's courses if they match our courses content.

Some of our IMDB credits:

Loco Valley - Sketch Comedy

The Dino: A City in Focus - Documentary

Reality and Specialty Productions

These productions exclusively air on our region's PBS affiliate KVCR

"Go Local Lee" - An exploration of the Inland Empire Food scene as explored by area Chef Lee Burton. Think Parts Unknown meets Huell Howser California Gold. To earn a credit on this show register now in the following classes:

FTVM 114 - Editing 1

**FTVM 215 - Editing II

*FTVM 216 - Color Correction

FTVM 130 - Survey of TV Studio and Film Production

FTVM 132 - Commercial Video Production

*FTVM 198 - Media Practicum

"Untitled Music Show" This in studio show will feature local bands and performers from the Inland Empire that highlight their original work. Austin City limits meets MTV Unplugged or VH1 Storytellers. 

To earn a credit on this show register now in the following classes:

FTVM 114 - Editing 1

**FTVM 215 - Editing II

*FTVM 216 - Color Correction

FTVM 130 - Survey of TV Studio and Film Production

FTVM 132 - Commercial Video Production

FTVM 233 - TV Studio Production

See Course Catalog for full class description. 

Register your band or musical act here

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To Register Check out the Course Schedule

*Class to launch fall 2022

** Class offered once a year check Course Schedule or Contact Faculty Chair Lucas Cuny at lcuny@valleycollege.edu or 909-384-8546. 

Equipment

The Institute of Media Arts supports the aspirations of our local filmmaker community in the Inland Empire region, through access to a variety of filmmaking equipment.

Requirements to Rent:

  • You must carry a minimum of $1,000,000 in Film Production Liability Insurance 
  • You must have a major credit card
  • You must be a member of the IMA

*Notes:

  • Rentals subject upon equipment availability 
  • If you're an alumni member of IMA some items are available at no additional cost
  • Contact Samuel Rodriguez, Multimedia Specialist to verify your alumni status. See contact info below. 

*All proceeds of rentals go to support San Bernardino Valley College Media Arts students for supplies and scholarships.

Arri Amira Package $500/day or weekend  Sony FS7 $250/day or weekend

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Includes Camera/17-120 Canon Zoom  

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Includes 18-110 Zoom

Rokinon Xeen Cine Lenses

24-35-50-85mm

$300/day or weekend

Rokinon Cine Lenses

E-mount 24-35-50-85mm

$250/day or weekend

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O'Connor 1030d Tripod w/Fluid Head

$100/day or weekend

Studio HD550 Livestream Switcher 4K

$500/day or weekend      

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Sony NXCAM $45/week  Panasonic P2 $45/week
Sony cam corder. Panasonic p2 cam corder
Flood Lights and Stands $25/week Zoom H4N and XLR $25/week  
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Contact Samuel Rodriguez, Department Multimedia Specialist for scheduling and further details. sarodriguez@valleycollege.edu or (909) 384-4400 ex. 1691

Media Incubator Services

The incubator offers small businesses, non-profits, and government entities video production services at affordable rates. Our video production crews are made up of Institute Staff and interns from the Film, TV, Media program. 

Live Event Streaming $1000/day    

  • 4K HD550 Livestreamer                                      
  • 3 Camera Set Up
  • Link to your Social Media 
  • Edited copy of your event
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 Documentary About Company $1000

  • 3-7 minute video about company
  • A story to highlight what you are all about
  • 30-60 second promo video
  • Copy of final project
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Promotional Video $500

  • 30 - 60 second broadcast quality
  • Story development time
  • Two cuts one 30 second and one 60 second
  • Copy of final projects 
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PodCast Production $50/hr

  • Use of state of the art podcast studio
  • Video of podcast
  • Podcast producer
  • Copy of final project
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Note: In-kind pricing is available. 

Contact Samuel Rodriguez, Department Multimedia Specialist for scheduling and further details. sarodriguez@valleycollege.edu or (909) 384-4400 ex. 1691

All proceeds of services go to support San Bernardino Valley College Media Arts students for supplies and scholarships.