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Intro to 16mm + In Camera Editing w/ Lily Jue Sheng
12-3PM | Saturday, May 28th + Sunday, May 29th (2 Day Workshop)
Winnipeg Film Group / PLATFORM centre darkrooms

This workshop focuses on teaching the basics of 16mm, with an emphasis on the diary filmmaking style. Participants will learn how to operate a Bolex camera, storyboard an in-camera edit structure, shoot a roll of black & white 7222 Double-X, and get to watch their films projected on 16mm at the end.

Lily Jue Sheng is an artist/filmmaker whose work concentrates on moving image and collage forms. Their recent screenings include: International Film Festival Rotterdam, Beijing International Short Film Festival, True/False Film Festival, 25 FPS Festival, RIDM Montreal International Documentary Festival, and Winnipeg Underground Festival. Their recent exhibitions, performances, and online works include: seen only, heard only through someone else’s description at McEvoy Foundation for the Arts, Doc 008: Interlude Docs, Open Air Screening Series at Mono No Aware, and Five Movements at The Poetry Project. They received a Jerome Foundation Artist Fellowship and residencies at the Anderson Center and NARS Foundation.

This workshop is free to attend and is presented in partnership with the Winnipeg Film Group. Please email opencitycinema@gmail.com with title INTRO TO 16MM WORKSHOP if you wish to participate.

*image from Lily Jue Sheng’s Ikebana.

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