Are you a resident of the Downsview and surrounding neighborhoods between the ages of 18-29? Are you looking for a paid opportunity to connect with your community and express your voice?
Apply now to be part of our Mapping Our Neighbourhood program and attend 4 in-person workshop/filming sessions in collaboration with local artist Shan Fernando. Under the leadership of Shan, participants will collaborate on the production of a short documentary focused on the Downsview community, what it means to them and what growth they wish to see in the future.
- Learn how to use professional grade cameras with an experienced filmmaker.
- Express your love for your community and make yourself be heard through the power of visual storytelling.
- No previous film-related experience needed.
Participants will receive a $350 honorarium.
The workshops will take place on August 15 and 17 from 2pm-4pm, and filming will take place on August 22 and 23 from 10am-5pm.
The deadline to apply is July 18, 2023.
Click the Learn More link for more information and to apply.