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Storytelling is a crucial skill set across any creative discipline. This panel brings together creatives working in formats like video games, music videos, and commercials to discuss their experience and expertise with narrative construction and creative direction. What makes a good story? What are their considerations when thinking about storytelling in genre- or medium-specific spaces and forms?
Han Bang • Senior Product Experience Designer and Content Creator
Sagan Yee • Media Artist
Samir Mallal • Writer and Director
Tricia Hagoriles • Filmmaker
16 Nov, 2021 4:30 pm
Racialized filmmakers often wrestle with the narrative limits of identity politics when wanting to celebrate and push for complexity and abundance. Join us in conversation with filmmakers working in different mediums for various platforms on how they negotiate their relationships with storytelling and identity politics within Canadian filmmaking.
14 Nov. 4:30 pm
The shorts in this program include works screened two decades ago at Desh Pardesh, as well as films made last year by a cohort of South Asian and Indo Caribbean emerging filmmakers who participated in Inside Out Festival’s Short Film Lab.
10 Nov. - 19 Nov.
Follow Canadian Spotlight artist Ali Kazimi on a deep dive into his archive-infused films Continuous Journey and Random Acts of Legacy. Topics will include technical looks at film preservation, editing, music composition, and creative considerations of perspective and collaboration.
13 Nov. 6:30 pm