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WORKSHOPS

Upcoming workshops


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Past workshops


FREE WORKSHOP TASTER SESSION
Saturday 13th January 2018 – 1-4pm
For young people aged 11 – 18 yrs
Come and find out about being part of the workshops creating a collaborative Moving Image Installation at the Alchemy Space in Hawick.


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 WORKSHOPJoin 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
November 2016
 
 
 
 


Scottish Borders COMMUNITY FILMMAKING INITIATIVE
November 2014 – February 2015