Michael Sheridan
Behind the Scenes at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

Behind the Scenes at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

Take a journey behind the scenes at the historic Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. In these three short films you will experience the museum’s unique educational model, the conservation of ancient sculptures, and how the plants are grown for the world famous courtyard.

Filmmaking Projects Group, 10 Online Sessions

Filmmaking Projects Group, 10 Online Sessions

Bring a filmmaking project that is currently in pre-production, production or post-production for mentoring and instruction in areas of need and interest. The instructor will facilitate discussions, exercises, and feedback that will push projects forward.

Storytelling Workshop, 6 Online Sessions

Storytelling Workshop, 6 Online Sessions

Discover your identity as a documentary storyteller and focus on the stories that matter most to you and that you can best tell. Learn how to successfully structure compelling narratives with a scene-based, character-driven approach.

Editing Workshop, 6 Online Sessions – Starts 11/10

Editing Workshop, 6 Online Sessions – Starts 11/10

Learn the principles and techniques of video editing – the backbone of filmmaking. Whatever your interest or desired role in filmmaking, understanding editing is fundamental to your success. The editor is a detail-oriented storyteller, craftsperson, organizer, and technician. We often rediscover and sometimes reinvent our stories in the edit.

Community Supported Film

Community Supported Film

A non-profit organization started by Michael Sheridan in 2009 to amplify local voices in under- and mis-represented communities to effectively communicate their lived realities through documentary filmmaking. Community Supported Film has worked in Afghanistan, Haiti and with immigrants and refugees in the United States.

2009-Current, 30 videos

One-on-one Mentoring

One-on-one Mentoring

Need some one-on-one project guidance? Are you struggling with story structure? Want to get suggestions for how to improve you camera, sound or editing skills?

Email or call 857-415-0564 to arrange sessions on your own schedule at $65/hour.

SheridanWorks Policies and Information

Course registration Our courses are for adults. If you are younger than 18 years of old and wish to take a course, please contact us. Transportation...