PEI Pulse

by Millefiore Clarkes


  • Island Media Arts Festival Deadline Approaching!

Filmmakers from the Atlantic Provinces are encouraged to submit their short films (30 min or under) to this great and  growing festival on PEI. Submission is free. All successful applicants receive an Artist Fee. IMAF is an initiative of The Island Media Arts Co-op. DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: FEBRUARY 15TH 2012 (POST-MARKED)

More info can be found here.


  • PEI Screenwriter’s Bootcamp Open for Submissions

The PEI Screenwriter’s Bootcamp is calling for submissions. The deadline is March 26, 2012. The Bootcamp is scheduled to take placeJune 4-8 2012. There are three workshops being offered: Writing a Treatment, Writing a First Draft, and Writing for the Small Screen. All the details are on the website.


  • The Island Film Factory’s Digital Media Workshops

The IFF’s Digital Media Workshops are organized and underway. Participants have been selected from PEI who display an accomplished skill-set in specific aspects of the industry, but who require additional training to take them to the next level professionally. The idea behind these workshops is to create a more sustainable Film and Media sector indigenously on PEI.  The workshops are:

Production Manager – January 25-29 –Cathy Grant

Director of Photography – February 22-26 – Jeff Wheaton

Field Audio Recording – February 24-26 – Aram Kouyoumdjian

Grip/Gaffer/Electric – February 24-26 – Corey Bulger

Long form Drama Editing – March 23-25 – Chris Cooper

Comedy Editing – April 13-15 – Kimberlee McTaggert

Online Editing – March 30-April 1- Ken Petersen

Sound Design – March 2-4 – Steven Naylor

All information can be found here.


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