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YOUNG PEOPLE @ ALCHEMY FILM FESTIVAL 2018
Talks, workshops, reports and videos from the young people at Alchemy Film Festival 2018.
CREATIVE INDUSTRY SESSIONS
14 March and 21 February 2018
We worked with Borders College to inspire their students in film.
YOUNG ALCHEMY PROGRAMMERS
5 February – 12 March 2018
A series of workshops in programming and curating, culminating in the screening of a 60 minute programme at Alchemy Film & Moving Image Festival 2018.
FILM INSTALLATION WORKSHOPS
20 January 2018 – 2 May 2018
For young people aged 11 – 18 yrs
Young Filmmakers were joined by Avant Kinema and Kerry Jones to turn their videos and soundscapes into an installation for Alchemy Film Festival 2018.
CREATIVE SOUND WORKSHOP
Saturday 13th January 2018 – 1-4pm
For young people aged 11 – 18 yrs
Local filmmaker and artist Dawn Berry joined our group of young filmmakers to experiment with sound as part of the development of their installation at Alchemy Film Festival 2018.
SCREEN BANDITA 16mm Direct Animation Workshop
Saturday 25 November 2017, 1-4pm
Get creative making wonderful abstract animations on 16mm celluloid film strips! This hands on workshop will demonstrate techniques to draw, paint, etch & collage directly onto the celluloid to create mesmerising moving image experiences. The film will then be projected so you can see your creations come to life on screen!
EXPERIMENTAL FILM TASTER WORKSHOP
21 October 2017
Join Borders filmmaker Jason Moyes in Duns for a one day introduction to the basics of experimental film. Discussions, Ideas, Shooting, Editing and a chance to show your work to the group at the end of the day.
TASTER DAY, EYEMOUTH WELLBEING WEEK
With Scottish Borders Council and National Health Service
Tue 1 Aug 2017, 10:30 – 3:00
EXPERIMENTAL FILM WORKSHOP in collaboration with Reaching Out and the Learning Disability LAC Service
Hawick Congregational Church
Wed 31 May, 7, 14, 21 June 2017 10am – 2pm
HIGH SCHOOL ALCHEMISTS
Join local filmmaker Dawn Berry for a 2 day experimental filmmaking journey in partnership with Alchemy Film & Arts and VOMO tv…
Hawick High School, Buccleuch Road, TD9 0EG
Sat 17 and Sat 24 June 2017 10am – 1pm
BURNFOOT INTRODUCTORY FILMMAKING WEEKEND SERIES
Sat 22 & Sun 23 October 2016
Sat 5 & Sun 6 November 2016
Sat 12 & Sun 13 November 2016
SUPER 8 WORKSHOP WITH AVANT KINEMA
Burnfoot Community Hub, Burnfoot Road, Hawick TD9 8EN
Sat 10 December 2016, 10:00 – 17:00
In this fun, hands-on workshop, Borders-based experimental filmmakers/musicians, Sarahjane Swan and Roger Simian, will revisit the glory days of 8mm cine filmmaking: guiding participants through the process of shooting a low budget Super 8 cartridge, using expired stock and vintage equipment readily available on eBay, processing with the Caffenol recipe (coffee, vitamin c and washing soda), hand- colouring and scratching film, and using a projector for DIY telecine (conversion to digital video).
SPECIALIST SOUND WORKSHOP
SHOOT IT YOURSELF
Aged 14-19? Into Film? Join our free filmmaking course and explore the secrets of film, video editing, sound and digital media. Hawick / Selkirk / Galashiels
January – March 2016
Scottish Borders COMMUNITY FILMMAKING INITIATIVE
November 2014 – February 2015