Have you been thinking about funding your next film through a crowdfunding campaign? Director Brett Ferster (Dryland (2011) and One Night in Abredeen (2014)) will guide participants through the campaign process over several platforms. This evening workshop will cover all the elements of crowdfunding, including: how to make an effective campaign video, working with finances, troubleshooting, and delivering your rewards.
Raised in the UK, Norway, Indonesia, Mexico and Canada, Brett Ferster first started making films in University. Gaining a BFA from the U of Lethbridge, he quickly started working in the industry, and pursuing ideas and stories that interested him. The work he directs is often described as genuine, charming, entertaining, thoughtful, and visually compelling. His latest film, One Night in Aberdeen, has garnered much recognition including winning many local awards from CIFF and AMPIA 2015.