Our Winter 2018 workshop offerings are listed below. Please click on them for more details and to register.
Saturday January 13 & Saturday January 27, 2018 | 10am - 5pm
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.
Instructor: Gillian McKercher
Cost: $190 Members / Students | $230 Non-Members
Every Monday for 10 weeks: January 15 - March 19, 2018 | 7:00PM - 10:00PM
This 10-week workshop take you through the ins and outs of basic screenwriting format, language, and structure.
Instructor: Jason Long
Cost: $360 Members / Students | $400 Non-Members
Shooting with the Scarlet
Saturday January 20, 2018 | 10am - 5pm
Learn how to use CSIF's Red Scarlet camera and all its accessories. Mandatory for any members interested in renting out this camera from CSIF.
Instructor: Aaron Bernakevitch
Cost: $120 Members / Students | $160 Non-Members
Saturday, February 10, 2018 | 10am - 2pm
This workshop explores how cinematographers use their artistry, craft, and technology to author images supporting the director's interpretation of the story.
Instructor: Philip Letourneau
Cost: $75 Members / Students | $115 Non-Members
Film Festival Strategies
Saturday February 17, 2018 | 10am - 2pm
Learn best practices in regards to submitting finished films on the festival circuit, the dos and don'ts of submitting, and what film programmers want to see.
Instructor: Brenda Lieberman & Cameron Macgowan
Cost: $75 Members/Students | $115 Non-members
Working with Actors: Blocking
Saturday March 17 & Saturday March 24, 2018 | TIME TBA (3-hour class)
Knowing how to direct your actors' movement in relation to the camera is an integral part of the filmmaking process. Learn all about it here, in our two-part blocking workshop!
Instructor: Berkley Brady
Cost: $120 Members/Students | $160 Non-members