Grant Writing for Independent Projects
Past workshop, not currently available
Have you ever wondered what goes into a proposal for an art project? Do you have a great idea but are unsure of where to get funding? This workshop will help to demystify the process of grant writing for both emerging and established filmmakers. It will also help you identify sources of funding for your projects. If you have a project, idea, or concept in development, you are encouraged to bring it along as this is a perfect opportunity to workshop your grant applications.
Sandi Somers is an award-winning film and video artist whose work has been featured in festivals around the world. She creates dance films, music videos, dramas, comedies, video installations and has directed a syndicated TV series. Sandi was the recipient of AMAAS’ Spirit of Helen Award and was invited to the Cannes Film Festival: Shorts Corner Program. She is a co-facilitator and instructor for herland’s IN:Camera Film and Video Production Workshop and she regularly facilitates workshops for media arts centres in Alberta.