LIFT Winter 2013 Film, Video and Interactive Art Workshops

Our friends from the Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) are starting off the new year with a whole slew of film, video and interactive art workshops. Over 55 workshops are offered in super 8mm, 16mm, 35mm, HD filmmaking and interactive art. Registration opens Jan 22 @ 10:00am.

FREE PROGRAMS:

  • LIFT Winter Open House
  • Panel Discussion: Animation Techniques

FILMMAKING INTENSIVES

  • Super 8mm Filmmaking Intensive
  • 16mm Filmmaking Intensive

WRITING AND DIRECTING

  • Introduction to Independent Filmmaking
  • Careers in the Film Industry
  • Short Film Writing
  • Documentary Film Writing
  • Directing Dramatic Film
  • Directing Documentary Film
  • Directing Actors for Film
  • Storyboarding

PRODUCING

  • Producing Dramatic Film
  • Producing Documentary Film
  • Grant Writing for Arts Councils
  • Budgets and Bookkeeping
  • Generating Publicity for Your Film
  • Designing a Festival Strategy

PRODUCTION

  • Production Management
  • Production Design
  • Cinematography Fundamentals
  • Lighting Fundamentals
  • Documentary Field Production
  • Data Management for Digital Production
  • Location Sound Recording
  • Voice-Over Techniques
  • Acting in Front of the Camera
  • Animating Under the Camera

CAMERAS

  • Camera Theory
  • Bolex 16mm Cameras
  • Sony EX1 HD Camera
  • Sony F3 HD Camera
  • DSLR Cameras for Video
  • Blackmagic Cinema Camera

POST-PRODUCTION

  • Post-Production Fundamentals
  • Editing Aesthetics
  • Assistant Editing with Final Cut Pro
  • Documentary Editing
  • Digital Workflows and Colour Correction

FILM: POST AND CREATIVE

  • Telecine: Film to Video Transfer
  • Editing on Film
  • Rotoscoping
  • Handprocessing Black and White Film
  • Handprocessing Colour Film
  • Still Photography and Darkroom Processing
  • Film Storage and Preservation

DIGITAL TOOLS

  • Introduction to Final Cut Pro 6
  • Intermediate Final Cut Pro 6
  • Introduction to Premiere Pro
  • Introduction to Photoshop
  • Introduction to After Effects
  • Sound Editing with Reaper

INTERACTIVITY AND ELECTRONICS

  • Websites for Artists
  • Making Art with Max 6
  • Electronics for Interactive Installation
  • Interactive Sound and Moving Images
  • Transmedia 101
  • Social Media for Films

Visit the LIFT website for more details on each workshop.