Mr. David's School of Film

Offering a variety of film, animation, and theater educational opportunities for children

DAVID LOITZ is a filmmaker, multimedia artist and educator. He graduated with a BFA in Film/Video in 2005 from California Institute of the Arts and is completing his Masters in Elementary Education at Goddard College.

Summer Camps 2018

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Get Animated at Mr. David's School of Film this Summer Camp with over 10 weeks and over 20 camps At Taborspace!  From June 11th- August 24th our classroom will be animated with creative kids creating and making in one of our many Animation, Movie Making, Food Network and Digital Photography camps!

We have designed the variety of options for families looking for full week camps, half day or full day and even drop in options. Find our Full Calendar of Camps and full description here


Lego/Stop Motion Animation Camp

Our Most Popular Camp! What's more fun than making Stop Motion Animation films using LEGO,Clay, Paper and more! This camp will teach basic and advance stop motion techniques using Ipads while also allowing for both structured and self directed creation!  These camps can be signed up as drop in or full week camps.
Ages: 5-13 years old.

June 25th-29th  9am-12pm (Filling up fast)
July 16th-20th 1pm-4pm
July 30th-Aug 3rd  1pm-4pm

Aug 6th-Aug 10th 1pm-4pm


Claymation and Stop Motion Camp

An more advance stop motion camp. Each day students will learn the basics of Stop-Motion Animation and Claymation while exploring different modes and styles of stop motion animation. This is a full week camp! Ages: 7-14 years old

June 18-22nd  9am-12pm
July 23rd-27th 9am-12pm


Movie Making Camp

In this class, students will work in groups to create short movies based on short scripts written by them. They will be introduced to all the basics of movie making from writing, filming ipads and all types of cameras), editing (imovie and more) and acting (be a star). Ages: 7-14 years old

June 18-22nd 1pm-4pm  

July 16th-20th 9am-12pm

Aug 13th-17th 9am-12pm


Food Network (Create Your Own Cooking Show)

Be the star of your own cooking show! Learn to create a number of amazing recipes from homemade pasta to exotic foreign foods like Indian dal and Thai curries. Choose a recipe to present and film "food network" style. 8 year old-13 years

July 9-13th  1pm-4pm

Aug 13th-17th 1pm-4pm (Filling up fast)


Minecraft Lego Animation

Combine 3 of your favorite things-- Minecraft, Legos and animation! Students will work to create Minecraft inspired worlds with Legos bricks offline. Students will work in groups to then create Stop Motion films using their minecraft Lego worlds. Ages 7-13 years old

June 25th-29th 1pm-4pm

July 30th-Aug 3rd 9am-12pm

Digital Photography for Beginners

Learn to create great photos both indoor and outdoors on digital cameras from point and shoot to DSLR to Ipads/tablets or smartphone. Ages 7-13 years old

July 9-13th 9am-12pm

July 23rd-27th 1pm-4pm

Let's Act and Make Some Movies

Lights, camera, action! In this class, students will work in groups as actor to create simple stories, play acting games, and create short movies based on children’s stories, tall tales, fairy tales and their own stories. 

Aug 6th-Aug 10th 9am-12pm

Lego/Stop Motion and Movie Making Class
This fun filled camp is an a mix of Stop Motion, Lego Animation, Movie Making and Green Screen Fun. Students will have a chance to plan their time with Mr. David's guidance. Student will learn basic and advance stop motion and movie making techniques using Ipads while also allowing for both structured and self directed creation. This class is offered as half day, full day, full week or drop in. Perfect if you need a flexible camp for the first or last week of the summer!

June 11-15th  9:30am - 12:00pm; 1 pm-3:30 pm; 9:30 am-3:30 pm

Aug 20th-24th 9:00am - 12:00pm; 1 pm-4 pm; 9:00 am-4 pm

We have partnered with Sawyer Tools to update our Registration process. Please email me if any questions or problems signing up. Also happy to accept check from Alumni Families, please email to arrange alternative payment methods.

• Sign up for Both Morning and Afternoon Camp 9:00am -12pm and 1pm-4pm for a Full day. 
• Full day (9am-4pm) includes lunch care from 12pm-1pm. Lunch (Sack lunch from home)   
• If you have taken a class with Mr. David's School of Film use "Alumni"  5 % discount code at Checkout.
• If you are signing up with a friend use "Friend" 2.50 off discount code at Checkout.
• Signing up for 3 or more Full week camps and recieve 50 dollars off total price using  discount code "Summer50"
• Only one discount code can be used at a time.