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.
WORKSHOP ACCESSIBILITY: AFCOOP will be hiring American Sign Language Interpreters for the entire Fall Filmmaking Workshops series which will make the workshops accessible to the hearing impaired.
VENUE ACCESSIBILITY: AFCOOP is located on the main floor of 5663 Cornwallis St. There will be a ramp set up over the two concrete steps leading up to our main entrance. There is a gender neutral bathroom located inside our office space.
Price: $45/$55 including HST (AFCOOP members / non-members)
Instructor: Stephanie Clattenburg
Stephanie Clattenburg is a writer/director with over 13 years experience in film and television. Her first feature length film, a documentary about gender bias in the music industry titled PLAY YOUR GENDER had it’s world premier in Canberra, Australia in 2016. The film was awarded the 'Edith Lando Peace Prize, which goes to the film which best utilizes the power of cinema to further the goal of social justice and peace’ from The Reel 2 Real Film Festival in Vancouver. Earlier this year, Clattenburg was selected by an acclaimed selection committee to be one of the 'Five in Focus' Atlantic directors. 'Women in View' partnered with 'Women in Film and Television Atlantic' and 'Telefilm Canada' to shine the spotlight on 5 women directors from the Atlantic region. She was chosen as one of 6 writer/directors to make the Telefilm funded Feature film HOPELESS ROMANTIC that premiered in September 2019 at FIN. Clattenburg is currently in development for her first dramatic feature film, a gritty coming of age story that takes place in the late 90s called NIGHT BLOOMS.