Real Ideas Studio, Inc “on the ground” programs are by application only. Students are recruited from the creative disciplines that would be necessary to create a professional portfolio quality creation, such as a short film, interactive media, print or visual project contributed to by 3 – 5 accepted applicants who collaborate and develop the piece in person. The setting may be in conjunction with a major cultural or industry event, in a historic or nature setting. Project themes are guided to be human interest based with no political affiliation. On the Ground programs are funded through program fees which will fluctuate depending upon sponsorships and scholarship availability. Students must be 18 years of age or older, responsible for their own round trip transportation to the program destination Join our interest lists to be notified when program details and applications are available.

On the ground programs in planning:

2020 RIS Cannes Film Festival Student Program –

2021 RIS Slamdance/Sundance Film Festival Student Program