This workshop introduces participants to the elements needed to make an independent film. Participants will walk through the filmmaking process from beginning to end. In addition they will receive a better understanding of the various jobs on a film set and how they work in conjunction with each other. A special focus will be made on the tools and resources that are available for making films in Nova Scotia.
Price: $40/50+HST (AFCOOP members / non-members)
INSTRUCTOR: Stephanie Young is an award-winning artist, filmmaker, photographer, and activist based in Halifax, NS. In 2013, She received her BFA in Film from Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University. Her work is heavily influenced by issues facing her as an active member of both the queer and mental health communities. She currently works as a research videographer with McGill University creating documentaries on mental health and stigma. When not creating visual art, she performs drag at various venues, fundraisers, and events as her male alter-ego, Felix Static.