Intro - Theory
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Film Co-op Members: 
Class Limit: 
Britany Sparrow
NB Film Co-op, downstairs resource centre
732 Charlotte Street
Fredericton , NB
New Brunswick
Workshop Description: 

(Film Co-op Members are required to take at least one directing course before they direct/produce their own projects through the Film Co-op)

Using a combination of tips, tricks and reflections from her many productions; the workshop will cover filmmaking from the director’s perspective. This workshop will focus on choosing shots that help tell the story by adding to the dialogue, putting your dream team core crew together, working with actors to get the best performance and organizing your shoot.

The workshop is especially useful for those new filmmakers who are interested in writing, producing and directing their own material.

Instructor's Biography: 
Britany Sparrow is originally from Vernon, British Columbia, and has been making films in New Brunswick since 2006. After graduating from UNB with a BA in English (Creative Writing) and a certificate in Film and Video Production, Britany joined the New Brunswick Filmmakers' Co-operative, and she directed her first short film (The Perfect Cliché) in 2007. Since then she has directed 7 films including The Morning After (Short Film Venture), True Hollywood Romance, Gamers: A Love Story (on CBC Download), Chopsticks (NB Joy), Here Without You, and Co-Ed, a collaboration with writer/director Gordon Mihan. In 2011, Britany was awarded the Recognition Award for a person, group, or organization who has contributed to film and video in the province of New Brunswick in a volunteer capacity at the Silver Wave Film Festival. She is the Vice President of the NBFC, a WIFT-AT member and former board member, and was formerly the editor for WIFT-AT’s newsletter Tidings. Britany currently lives in New Maryland, NB with her soundman and their three cats. Britany is currently in post-production for her 8th film, Friend Zone, for which she received an artsnb Creation Grant in 2017.
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