This workshop will explore the tools and techniques available to a director to create projects from script to screen. The workshop will touch on elements like working with actors, visual storytelling, sound design, and the directors’ role in post-production. If you want to be a director, this workshop is for you.
Price: $40/50+HST (AFCOOP members / non-members)
INSTRUCTOR: Cory Bowles is a multidisciplinary artist from Nova Scotia, Canada. He has appeared as an actor in a number of film, radio, and television shows, receiving a Gemini for the role of “Cory” in the TV series TRAILER PARK BOYS, which he currently serves as a director. He wrote and directed the award winning short films THE SCAVENGERS (Fantasia ’08) and HEART OF RHYME (TIFF 2011), ANATOMY OF ASSISTANCE (TIFF 2013) and RIGHTEOUS (VIFF 2014) that combined, have screened in over 40 festivals worldwide. A sought after teacher and instructor, his workshops take him throughout Canada. He is a finalist of the 2016 Telefilm Microbudget program for his project “Black Cop”, which shot this past fall and he has been fortunate enough to receive nomination for the 2016 DGC award for Outstanding direction in a comedy series.