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Short Filmmaking 101: Crafting your Next Short Film ** SOLD OUT**

Short Filmmaking 101: Crafting your Next Short Film ** SOLD OUT**

WFG Media Lab | Monday May 14 & Wednesday May 16 | 7pm - 10pm

Location: WFG Media Lab
Registration Fee: 35 – 50
Instructor: Trevor Kristjanson

WFG Media Lab | Monday May 14 & Wednesday May 16 | 7pm – 10pm

Have you ever wanted to make a short film, but don’t know where to start?  Have you begun to make your own short, but find the process overwhelming?  Need some tips and insight into how to craft a quality short film?  Have you shot a short film, but are now stuck in the post production or marketing processes?  Please please PLEASE stop looking any further!  You’ve found the class for you.

In this evening long workshop, let short filmmaker Trevor Kristjanson guide you in these areas:

  •  Funding
  •  Scheduling
  •  Crewing up
  •  Casting
  •  Where to spend your money when you have none.
  •  Working with Crew
  •  Working with Actors
  •  Covering a scene, and editing the scene in your head
  •  Setting deadlines for yourself
  •  Post production
  •  Festivals & Marketing
  •  Short form storytelling
  •  And more?  And more!

Trevor Kristjanson Bio:

Trevor has written and directed several short films and webisodes, as well as acted in dozens of short films, web series, music videos and feature films. His award winning short film Boy Toys screened on Canada’s National Broadcaster CBC, as part of the televised series Short Film Face-off in the summer of 2017.

In 2017, Trevor directed two dramatic short films, Surfacing and Platypus, the latter of which was awarded funding from Canadian television channel Bravo!

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Wed 17

Optical Printer One on One Workshop Sessions

Appointment Based One on One Session
Wed 17

Shoot Some 16mm Film

Camera Orientation Day: Sat. June 1, 2019 – 10 AM – 2 PM (WFG Black Lodge Studio)

Shooting Days: June 3 – July 13, 2019

Processing Day: Sat. July 13 & Sun. July 14 – 10 AM – 2 PM (WFG Media Lab and Platform Dark Room)

Optical Printer Class: Sat. July 20 | 10am - 2pm

Editing: July – August

Screening Date: TBD
Wed 17

2019 WFG Summer Teen Filmmaking Camp

Session 1: Mon July 8 to Fri July 19 (10 AM to 3 PM) | WFG Media Lab & WFG Black Lodge

Session 2: Mon Aug 12 to Fri Aug 23 (10 AM to 3 PM) | WFG Media Lab & WFG Black Lodge
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Tue, July 9 / 7 pm & 9pm
Tue, July 30 / 7 pm & 9pm

ABOUT US

The Winnipeg Film Group is an artist-run education, production, exhibition and distribution centre committed to promoting the art of cinema.
our location

We’re located in the heart of Winnipeg's historic Exchange District in the Artspace building. We are across the street from Old Market Square at the corner of Arthur Street and Bannatyne - one block west of Main.

The Winnipeg Film Group is located on Treaty 1 Territory and on the ancestral lands of the Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota and Dene Peoples and in the homeland of the Métis Nation. We offer our respect and gratitude to the traditional caretakers of this land.

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