October 16, 2013
REEL PRIDE exists to celebrate queer media arts and to contribute to community vitality by programming materials that focus on issues of importance to Winnipeg’s queer community. Promoting queer media arts to foster dialogue on issues of importance to our community in a public, accessible and safe space, as well as celebrating queer artists and stories both locally and from around the world.
REEL PRIDE is a public space where queer artists and stories are celebrated and promoted through cinema.
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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18TH — Film Making Seminars
Al Rae will be moderating each panel. An All Access Pass ($55) will enable people to attend all movies, gals & events. Individual events or films are $10. Passes & individual tickets will be at the Gas Station Box Office as of Tuesday, Oct. 15th. OnScreen Members get a 10% discount.
1:00 – 1:45
FOR INDEPENDENT FILM MAKERS – THE PACKAGE
Panel – Mike Sanders, Bryan Verot, Joe Laurin & Cam Bennett
Panel discussion on financing, including crowd sourcing & more conventional, and The Pitch – what worked & what didn’t…
2:00 – 2:45
SCRIPT WRITING – TELL A STORY
Panel – Melissa Kajpust, Noan Gonick & Shereen Jerret
Panel Discussion on how to write a short. Are there popular themes that make a script more successful – vampires, zombies, etc.
3:00 – 3:45
CASTING – WHO NEEDS ACTORS
Panel – Jim Heber, Kari Reiger & Gary Yates
Panel discussion on engaging performers – how to find actors and how to make choices – professional VS amateurs.
4:00 – 4:45
Participants – Taavo Soodor, Noam Gonick, Will Antoniuk & Cam Bennett.
Each will do a three to four talk on ‘things I wish some one had told me before I did my last film’ – any stories you’d like to pass on -learningexperiences.