LIFT announces Ontario Touring Filmmaking Workshops - Fall 2017 Season

  

Prep for Roger D. Wilson's Summer 2016 workshop Creating Organic Developers Recipes at LIFT.

 

  

THE LIAISON OF INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS OF TORONTO (LIFT)

ANNOUNCES THE FALL 2017 SEASON OF ONTARIO TOURING FILMMAKING WORKSHOPS

 

Toronto, October 12, 2017—The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is pleased to announce the Fall 2017—and last—season of the Ontario touring filmmaking workshops program. Building on successful production training in Toronto, LIFT is working closely with partner organizations across Ontario to deliver workshops that will expand knowledge and encourage experimentation by the local talent base of each community. The workshops this season offer a range of skill development for artists, and independent filmmakers.

 

This season’s workshops will take place in London with the London Ontario Media Arts Association (LOMAA), Temiskaming Shores, Elliot Lake, Sault Ste. Marie and North Bay with Near North Media Mobile Lab (N2M2L). Workshops will be taught by Ontario-based independent filmmakers and film professionals.

 

Confirmed workshops include “Organic Film Development” with Roger D. Wilson, “Intensive Documentary Filmmaking” with Richard Story and cinematographer Lindsay Sarazin, “Introduction to Dramatic Filmmaking” with Kazik Radwanski, “Editing Aesthetics” with Mark Stokes, and “Introduction to Documentary Filmmaking” with Aeyliya Husain. More workshops and instructors will be confirmed in the coming weeks.

 

The touring program is generously supported by the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF).

 

 

The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) is Canada’s foremost artist-run production and education organization dedicated to celebrating excellence in the moving image. LIFT exists to provide support and encouragement for independent filmmakers and artists through affordable access to production, post-production and exhibition equipment; professional and creative development; workshops and courses; commissioning and exhibitions; artist-residencies; and a variety of other services. LIFT is supported by its membership, Canada Council for the Arts, Ontario Arts Council, Ontario Trillium Foundation, Ontario Arts Foundation, the Government of Ontario and the Toronto Arts Council. http://lift.ca

  

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For additional information please see http://lift.ca or e-mail Education and Outreach Administrator Coordinator Rolla Tahir at specialprojects@lift.on.ca

  

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Date: 
Thursday, October 12, 2017 (All day) - Wednesday, December 20, 2017 (All day)
Cost
Non-members: 
Various
Members: 
Various
Location: 
Various Various, ON
Canada
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