Nova Scotia’s Elite Training Opportunity for Emerging Filmmakers
Unique to the Atlantic Provinces, FILM 5 takes a big-picture view of developing the future of Nova Scotia’s film industry by providing classroom and hands-on training for both emerging above the line Writers, Directors and Producers as well as aspiring technical crew.
CREATIVE TEAMS – DEADLINE Oct. 1st 2014
FILM 5 provides Creative Teams (Writer, Director and Producer) with professional development, project development, and relationship building opportunities. Up to eight teams receive training and mentorship through the Project Development Phase. Four of those Teams are selected to move to production, receiving $7,500 in cash and over $25,000 in services to complete a five-minute film shot on 35mm.
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FILM 5 provides aspiring technical crew with the unique opportunity to apply practical skills they have developed in FILM 5 workshops and on-set. Working under professional key crew, trainees receive instruction while gaining invaluable hands-on experience.
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Training is made possible through the generous support of Film and Creative Industries Nova Scotia.
FILM 5 is presented with the participation of Telefilm Canada.