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Ron HowardTeaches Directing

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Ron Howard

Teaches Directing

Direct your story

Ron Howard made his first film in 22 days with $602,000. Today, his movies have grossed over $1.8 billion. In his first-ever online class, the Oscar-winning director of Apollo 13 and A Beautiful Mind decodes the craft of directing like never before. In lessons and on-set workshops, you’ll learn how to evaluate ideas, work with actors, block scenes, and bring your vision to the screen—whether it’s a laptop or an IMAX theater.


Watch, listen, and learn as Ron Howard breaks down directing in his first-ever online class.


A downloadable workbook accompanies the class with lesson recaps, assignments, and supplemental material.


Upload videos to get feedback from the class. Ron will also answer select student questions.

Lesson Plan

Ron Howard teaches the way modern Hollywood works. His class is filled with scene deconstructions and offers several occasions for practical work.

Michael MünchFrankfurt, Germany

This course can help you with everything when it comes to filmmaking-from choosing a story and writing a script, to filming and working with actors on set.

Benjamin Obiwan PoliUnited Kingdom

Ron Howard dishes out the practical nuts and bolts of film directing, while dropping some major insider info. A must for any filmmaker.

Alex FerrariLos Angeles, CA



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