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Super 8 Filmmaker John Porter, Toronto, Canada

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Past Workshops - 2010-2011 - 2009 - 2008 - 2007

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UPCOMING WORKSHOPS
IN TORONTO!

THIS SATURDAY!

The 7th Annual the 8 fest
A Little Festival for Small Films, January 24-26, presents

Super 8 Camera Operation Workshop
by local super 8 filmmaker John Porter.
Hands-on practice loading and operating the camera.
Setting exposure, focusing, animating and other special effects.
Where to buy and process film, and how to shop for equipment.
Shoot some film during the workshop, which will be posted online.
Informative and inspiring for beginners and experienced filmmakers.
John will project some of his many films as examples. Facebook

Saturday, January 25, 1pm-4pm, $25, capacity 10.

Polish Combatants Hall, 206 Beverley St., Toronto

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THIS WEEK!

The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Winter 2014
Film, Video & Interactive Art Workshops
Super 8, 16mm, 35mm! Finish on film!
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.
Over 55 workshops! Facebook

Registration begins Tuesday, January 21, 10am-6pm

L.I.F.T., 1137 Dupont St. (at Gladstone Ave.), Toronto

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WORKSHOPS 2010-2011

FALL 2011 IN TORONTO

The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Filmmaking Workshops - Fall 2011
Super 8, 16mm, 35mm! Finish on film!
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.

Registration begins: Tuesday, September 13, 10am

L.I.F.T., 1137 Dupont St. (at Gladstone Ave.), Toronto

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FALL 2010 IN BUFFALO, NY

Film & Video Workshops Sept-Dec
including Super 8 Filmmaking, Oct 17& 24, and
Super 8 & 16mm Film Processing, December 4 & 5.

Squeaky Wheel, 712 Main St., Buffalo, New York

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FALL 2010 IN TORONTO

The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Filmmaking Workshops Oct - Dec
Super 8, 8mm, 16mm, 35mm! Finish on film!
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.

L.I.F.T., 1137 Dupont St. (at Gladstone Ave.), Toronto

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WORKSHOPS - SUMMER 2010


June-August in Toronto - Buffalo, New York

AUGUST 28 IN SASKATOON

Super 8 Hand-Processing Workshop
Shoot, hand-process and screen your own super 8 film!
Instructor: Heidi Phillips from Winnipeg. Limit: 6 people.

Saturday, August 28, 10am-4pm, free (film - $15).
Members only.
Memberships $25/yr.

Public Screening! - 8pm, free
Super 8 films, shown on super 8, by workshop participants

PAVED Arts, 424 20th St. W., Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

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JUNE-AUGUST IN TORONTO

The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Filmmaking Workshops June - August
Super 8, 8mm, 16mm, 35mm! Finish on film!
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.
Registration begins: Monday, May 17, 10am

INCLUDING

Guerilla Super 8 Filmmaking
Sundays, July 11 & 18, August 15, Noon-4pm, $195
Instructor: John Porter

L.I.F.T., 1137 Dupont St. (at Gladstone Ave.), Toronto

JUNE-AUGUST IN BUFFALO, NY

Film & Video Workshops June- August
including Super 8 Filmmaking, June 7 & 14.

Squeaky Wheel, 712 Main St., Buffalo, New York

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WORKSHOPS
- WINTER 2010

January-April in Toronto January-May in Buffalo, NY
January 18 & 23 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

JANUARY-APRIL IN TORONTO

The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Filmmaking Workshops January - April
Super 8, 8mm, 16mm, 35mm! Finish on film!
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.

Registration begins: Tuesday, January 19, 10am

L.I.F.T., 1137 Dupont St. (at Gladstone Ave.), Toronto

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The Hart House Film Board (HHFB) presents

Filmmaking Workshops January-March
University of Toronto Student Film Production Co-op
offering limited enrolment to members of the public.
Video, 16mm, super 8, including

Guerilla Super 8 Filmmaking
Saturdays, Jan 23 & 30, Feb 13, $168 / 236
Instructor: Rick Palidwor

Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle
(at end of Wellesley St. W.), University of Toronto

The Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS) presents

Animation Workshops
January-April, 2010
Limited enrollment!

TAIS, Suite 102, 60 Atlantic Ave., Toronto

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JANUARY-MAY IN BUFFALO, NY

Film & Video Workshops January-June
including Super 8 Filmmaking, Mar 20-27, and
Super 8 & 16mm Film Processing, Monthly April-June.

Squeaky Wheel, 712 Main St., Buffalo, New York

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JANUARY 18 & 23 IN SASKATOON

Super 8 Hand-Processing Workshop
Shoot, hand-process and screen your own super 8 film!
Instructor: Heidi Phillips from Winnipeg. Limit: 5 people.
Now full! Get on the Wait List for the next one!

Monday, January 18, 7-8pm and
Saturday, January 23, 10am-4pm

Public Screening! - Saturday, January 23, 7pm, free
Super 8 films, shown on super 8, by workshop participants
Shanell Papp, Peter Stinson, Ian Campbell, Laura Margita,
Dallas Kruszelnick, Stephanie Norris, Donovan Thorimbert,
J.P. Crowe, Amber Christenson, Karen Polowick, Heidi Phillips.

PAVED Arts, 424 20th St. W., Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

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WORKSHOPS - FALL 2009

TORONTO

The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Filmmaking Workshops September-December
Super 8, 16mm, 35mm! Finish on film! Including:
Hand Processing Colour Film - October 25
Guerilla Super 8 Filmmaking - November 1, 8 & 29
Hand Processing B&W Film - November 8
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.

L.I.F.T., 1137 Dupont St. (at Gladstone Ave.), Toronto

The Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS) presents

Animation Workshops
October -December, 2009
Limited enrollment!

TAIS, Suite 102, 60 Atlantic Ave., Toronto

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WINTER-SUMMER
2009

Colorado - Ottawa, Ontario - Toronto - Buffalo, New York
Mount Forest, Ontario - Montreal, Quebec - Sackville, New Brunswick

JULY 18 - AUGUST 9 IN COLORADO

The Handmade Film Institute presents

Rocky Mountain Hand-made Film Camp
A week-long intensive course for beginners and veterans,
guided by experimental filmmaker Robert Schaller.
Create your own hand-made, hand-processed films.
Screenings, discussions, visiting filmmakers,
and local, organic vegan gourmet food by Cynthia Sliker.

August 1-9, Colorado Rocky Mountains

The Handmade Film Institute presents

2009 Wilderness Filmmaking Expedition
Spend a week making films in the remote wilderness,
shooting, hand-processing, editing, and projecting,
guided by filmmaker and climber Robert Schaller,
with gourmet vegetarian food by Cynthia Sliker.
Limited to 6 participants.

July 18-26, Colorado Rocky Mountains

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OTTAWA, ONTARIO

The Independent Filmmakers Co-operative of Ottawa (IFCO)
presents it's Fall workshops, including

Hand-Processed 16mm B&W Filmmaking
Instructor: Roger D. Wilson.

Saturday, September 19 & Sunday, September 20,
10am-5pm, $200

IFCO, Ste.140, 2 Daly Ave., and
School of the Photographic Arts, 168 Dalhousie St., Ottawa

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The Independent Filmmakers Co-operative of Ottawa (IFCO)

Hands-on-Film Workshops
including

Super 8 Filmmaking for Children (10-14)
July 13-17, 10am - 5pm, $275

16mm Filmmaking for Teens (15-18)
July 27-31, 10am - 5pm, $275

IFCO, 2 Daly Ave., Ottawa, Ontario

The Independent Filmmakers Co-operative of Ottawa (IFCO)
presents it's workshop

Hand-Processed 16mm B&W Filmmaking
Instructed by Toronto-based filmmaker John Price.

Thursday, February 26, 10am-5pm, $175

IFCO, Ste.140, 2 Daly Ave., Ottawa

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TORONTO

The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Filmmaking Workshops June - September
Super 8, 16mm, 35mm! Finish on film!
Upcoming workshops include:
Hand Processing Super 8 & 16mm B&W Film - August 29
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.

L.I.F.T., 1137 Dupont St. (at Gladstone Ave.), Toronto

The Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS)
and the National Film Board Mediatheque present

Beginner Animation Workshop for Adults
Experiment with classical animation techniques
to bring your ideas to the big screen.

Thursday, July 23, 6pm, $5 (adults only)

National Film Board Atelier, 150 John St., Toronto

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The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Filmmaking Workshops
Super 8, 16mm, 35mm! Finish on film!
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.

Registration began Tuesday, February 10

L.I.F.T., 1137 Dupont St. (at Gladstone Ave.), Toronto

the National Film Board Mediatheque and the
Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS) present

Animating Under the Camera with Lynn Smith
Painting on glass, mixed-media collage, cut-outs, sand.

Screening, Discussion and Demonstration
Saturday, February 21, 4-6pm, free
(adults only, by law)

Full Day Hands-on Workshop
Sunday, February 22, 10am - 5pm, $50

Limited spaces! Pre-registration required.

NFB Spotton Cinema, 150 John St., Toronto

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BUFFALO, NEW YORK

Film & Video Workshops

including Super 8 Filmmaking!
Lighting, film stocks, camera know-how, exposure,
animation, projection, in-camera editing and transfer to video.
Make a short film! Receive two 50' rolls of black & white film stock,
and one later day of equipment rental. Film developing not included.
Instructor: Jan Nagle.

Saturday, July 11 and Sunday, July 12, 1pm-5pm, $95

Squeaky Wheel, 712 Main St., Buffalo, New York

Super 8 Filmmaking Workshop!
Lighting, film stocks, camera know-how, exposure,
animation, projection, in-camera editing and transfer to video.
Make a short film! Receive two 50' rolls of black & white film stock,
and one later day of equipment rental. Film developing not included.
Instructor: Jan Nagle.

Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26, 1pm-5pm, $95

Squeaky Wheel, 712 Main St., Buffalo, New York

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Cameraless Filmmaking
Hand-made filmmaking including hand-painting, scatching,
bleaching, xeroxing, printing, tinting and toning,
using 16mm clear leader and found footage.
Instructor: Brian Milbrand.

Thursdays, February 5-26, 7pm-9pm, $95

Squeaky Wheel, 712 Main St., Buffalo, New York

MOUNT FOREST, ONTARIO

Philip Hoffman's

Independent Imaging Retreat ("The Film Farm")
7-day, artist-driven, handmade 16mm filmmaking workshop
including the production of personal experimental films.

June 22 -28, 2009, Mount Forest, Ontario

Application Deadline: Tuesday, February 24

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MONTREAL, QUEBEC

Main Film Co-op presents

Filmmaking Workshops (in English & French)
Including Optical Printing, Intro to 16mm Bolex (in French) and

Super 8 Filmmaking (in English)
May 30 & 31, 10am-6pm, June 19, 6-10pm
(2 days & 1 evening), $175 / 125.

Limit: 8 participants. Instructor: Nicolas Renaud.

Suite 303, 4067 boul St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec

SACKVILLE, NEW BRUNSWICK

Intro to the 16mm Bolex Camera,
16mm Steenbeck and Film Editing

Monday, May 25, 2-5pm, free!

Limited to 6 people! Register early!

Struts Gallery & Faucet Media Arts Centre,
7 Lorne St., Sackville, New Brunswick

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WORKSHOPS
Fall 2008

Sackville, NB - Buffalo - Toronto - Spring 2008 - 2007

SACKVILLE, NEW BRUNSWICK

"Technical Tuesdays" Workshops
Weekly Hands-on Workshops in Media Art Production,
Scriptwriting, Grant Writing, Video, Audio, Lighting, Computer,
Super 8 and 16mm film camerless filmmaking & hand-processing.
Most instructed by Amanda Dawn Christie.

Tuesdays, September 23 - December 2, 6-10pm, $10/5

Struts Gallery & Faucet Media Arts Centre,
7 Lorne St., Sackville, New Brunswick

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BUFFALO, NEW YORK

Squeaky Wheel Media Arts Center presents

Filmmaking Workshops Sept-Dec 2008
Video, 16mm, super 8, hand-processing

16mm Filmmaking
Shoot with a Bolex camera, hand-process, then screen two rolls of film,
during this intensive weekend workshop. Instructor: Carl Lee.
Saturday & Sunday, September 27 & 28, 1-5pm, $125/ 95

Squeaky Wheel, 712 Main St., Buffalo, New York

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OCTOBER 2008 IN TORONTO

The Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS) presents

Animation Workshop with Ishu Patel
Plasticine animation under the camera
Limited to 10 participants. Register: tais at bellnet dot ca

Sunday, October 19, 10am-5pm, $50/35

NFB Atelier, 150 John St., Toronto

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WORKSHOPS Jan-July 2008

Sackville, NB - Toronto - Buffalo - 2007


SACKVILLE, NEW BRUNSWICK

Struts Gallery and Faucet Media Arts Centre present

Guerrilla-style crash course:
Experimental Film Animation Workshop

July 12 & 19, 1-5pm, $20
Includes film and chemicals!

prelude:
Experimental Animation Screening

16mm! Outdoors! Friday, July 11, 9:30pm, free

Parking lot next to Struts Gallery, 7 Lorne St., Sackville, NB

Super 8 Camera & Handprocessing Workshop
Learn the basics of shooting with a super 8 film camera.
    Learn to process film as a reversal (positive image)
Work all week with supplies and tech help.
Saturday, July 12, 1pm-5pm

Handmade Film Bee
Shoot, process and animate your film by hand, using
tea, juice, bleach, nail polish, toilet cleaner, pins, etc.
Tea (for drinking) & cucumber sandwhiches served.
Saturday, July 19, 1pm-5pm

Screen the Final Films at
OK, Quoi?! Cabaret!
Monday, July 28, 8pm, Sackville, NB

Performance, music and short videos
by local and visiting artists.
Sackville Music Hall, Bridge St., Sackville, NB


TORONTO

The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Filmmaking Workshops May 22-July 26
Super 8, 16mm, 35mm! Finish on film!
Hand-processing! Cameraless Animation!
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.

Registration begins: Tuesday, May 6, 10am

L.I.F.T., Suite 301, 171 East Liberty St., Toronto
(entrance on Hanna Ave., via Atlantic Ave.,
south off King St. W., east of Dufferin St.)

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The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Filmmaking Workshops Feb-April
Super 8, 16mm, 35mm! Finish on film!
Hand-processing! Cameraless Animation!
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.

L.I.F.T., Suite 301, 171 East Liberty St., Toronto
(entrance on Hanna Ave., via Atlantic Ave.,
south off King St. W., east of Dufferin St.)

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The Gathering Space presents their first

Weekly Home-Movie Viewing & Repair Clinic
View your 16mm, 8mm or super 8 privately.
Advice, cleaning, minor repairs. No video.

Wednesdays, 12-6pm. Fridays, 11am-4pm.
December 2007 - April 2008. Free!

Cool Hand of a Girl Coffeeshop,
2804 Dundas St. W. (east of Keele St.), Toronto

The Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS) presents

Stop Motion Animation &
Puppet Building Workshop
Build your own stop-motion animation puppet.
All materials included. Instructor: Mike Weiss.

Saturday, February 2, 10am-5pm, $50/35

TAIS, Suite 102, 60 Atlantic Ave., Toronto

Limited enrollment! More workshops to be announced!
tais at bellnet dot ca

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BUFFALO, NEW YORK

Squeaky Wheel Media Arts Center presents

Filmmaking Workshops February-May
Video, 16mm, super 8, hand-processing

Squeaky Wheel, 712 Main St., Buffalo, New York

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WORKSHOPS FALL 2007

Toronto - Ottawa - Buffalo


TORONTO

The Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) presents

Filmmaking Workshops Oct-Dec
Super 8, 16mm, 35mm! Finish on film!
Limited enrolments. First come - first served.

Registration Began: Tuesday, September 18

L.I.F.T., Suite 301, 171 East Liberty St., Toronto
(entrance on Hanna Ave., via Atlantic Ave.,
south off King St. W., east of Dufferin St.)

The Hart House Film Board (HHFB) presents

Filmmaking Workshops Sept-Nov
Video, 16mm, super 8

University of Toronto Student Film Production Co-op
offering limited enrolment to members of the public.

Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle
(at end of Wellesley St. W.), University of Toronto

Purchase tickets at www.uofttix.ca, at 416-978-8849,
or at U. of T. Box Office, Monday - Friday, 11am-5pm.

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OTTAWA

The Independent Filmmakers Co-operative of Ottawa (IFCO)

Filmmaking Workshops Oct-Dec
Hands-on-Film Workshop Series.
Super 8 Filmmaking for Women.
Some open to the general public.

IFCO, 2 Daly Ave., Ottawa, Ontario
613-569-1789 info@ifco.ca


BUFFALO

Squeaky Wheel Media Arts Center presents

Filmmaking Workshops Sept-Dec
Video, 16mm, super 8, hand-processing

Squeaky Wheel, 712 Main St., Buffalo, New York

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Upcoming Events - Past Events - Calls for Work

 

(Updated: January 23, 2014)