In this month’s WorkPrint, ED Martha Cooley says goodbye to AFCOOP after 15 years.
If you’ve seen something filmed in Nova Scotia in the past five years, there’s a good chance you’ve seen Koumbie. The Halifax actor and director has been a regular presence in TV shows like Mr. D and Diggstown, and appeared in local features from Black Cop to Bone Cage to Tin Can. But for the moment, Koumbie’s focus is squarely behind the camera—she’s just weeks away from shooting her debut feature, Bystanders.
Sure, we all know New Year’s resolutions can be hokey, but what this month’s feature boldly proposes is: maybe they don’t have to be?
In late December, we put the call out to local filmmakers to hear what they hope to accomplish, attempt or leave behind in their filmmaking practices this year.
Rose Schoonhoven can’t really be sure when the need to film is going to strike. Sometimes it’s planned months in advance after meticulous location tracking, other times it emerges impromptu when she happens upon a patch of particularly striking lupins.
In this month’s WorkPrint, we dig into the lineup of this year’s Hellifax Horror Fest with Angus Swantee and get Halloween film recommendations from horror aficionados Nicole Steeves and Struan Sutherland!
In this month’s WorkPrint, DP Kevin A. Fraser tells us about his time shooting TIN CAN, fresh off its FIN award win for Best Atlantic Cinematography. Plus AFCOOP’s Abner Collette takes us through the trade-offs of 1080p vs. 4K!
Last week, the folks at FIN Atlantic International Film Festival announced the lineup for this year’s edition, which will hit town September 16–23 and take place both online and in an honest-to-goodness theatre. The program features over 30 films from AFCOOP members (!), including six shorts created through our FILM 5 program.
IN THIS ISSUE Director’s Report: One New Year by Martha Cooley Short: AFCOOP Year in Review by Henry Colin Feature: Kevin Hartford and the Weekend Feature
IN THIS ISSUE Short: HIFF 15th Anniversary Video Feature: 15 Years of HIFF by Gen Oliver Screen Memories with Henry Colin The Shot List Calls, Grants,
IN THIS ISSUE Short: On Set With The Year Long Boulderby Iain MacLeod + Josh Fifield Feature: Practicing Imperfectby Evan BowerScreen Memorieswith Gen Oliver The Shot
IN THIS ISSUE Director’s Report by Martha Cooley Short: Self Portrait by Molly Bowes Feature: A Vengeful Path to Feminist Righteousness by Tara Thorne Screen
IN THIS ISSUE Director’s Reportby Martha Cooley Short: Self Portraitby Sylvia Mok Feature: An Oral History of Wormwood’s Cinemaby Evan BowerScreen Memorieswith Samira Eblaghi The
IN THIS ISSUE Director’s Report: WorkPrint Is Back!by Martha CooleyFeature: Greenhouse Arthouseby Evan BowerScreen Memorieswith Iain MacLeod The Shot ListCalls, Grants, Opportunities WORKPRINT IS BACK!