2016 Contest for Local Filmmakers – Deadline Feb 8, 2016!
The Kelowna Film Society is again supporting local filmmakers!
CONTEST to WIN a bursary to attend the Okanagan Film Fundamentals Motion Picture Industry Orientation Course which is happening in March.
Developed in partnership with film industry union guilds, this course provides you with the information you need to know before you work on set. Topics include: growth and trends in the B.C. film industry; demands and challenges of working in film; set etiquette and protocol; job classifications and descriptions; reading and understanding a call sheet; logistics of employment; importance of interpersonal skills; on-set safety considerations, etc.
The Motion Picture Industry Orientation Course is a two-day introduction to working in dramatic film and television production. It is mandatory for application to most film labour organizations in BC.
CHECK OUT THE COURSE AT www.okanaganfilmfundamentals.com
The Kelowna Film Society is helping finance 6 winners to attend the course. You pay 50 bucks – We pay the rest!
How to win? SIMPLE! Write a letter (2 pages MAX) and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org – Tell us who you are and what your goals in the industry are, why you want to attend the course, how it will help you and how the bursary will help you.
Deadline to get your letters in: FEBRUARY 8TH – 5 PM.
WINNERS will be announced on February 18th!
And don’t worry, even if you don’t win...you’ll receive $50.00 off the regular admission to the course...so you’re a winner either way.
APPLY NOW!!! You’ve got nothing to loose!
CHECK OUT KELOWNA FILM SOCIETY for THIS and OTHER UPCOMING BURSARYS for filmmakers AND CHEAP CAMERA GEAR FOR RENT AT http://www.kelownafilm.com
For more information visit www.okanaganfilmfundamentals.com