Screen Production Programme for d/Deaf and Disabled Students

Project Name: Screen Production Programme for d/Deaf and Disabled Students

Funding Recipient: Touch Compass

Activity: Touch Compass with JPF Films and Ingot Films will run a disability-led programme that engages and teaches d/Deaf and Disabled aspirant producers/filmmakers the skills required to tell their own stories and build careers. The programme will be executed as a one-week intensive and immersive experience and a five-week post-production experience for up to 12 selected d/Deaf and Disabled students. Participants will learn a range of technical and creative skills across the week, including directing and assistant directing, production coordination, cinematography, sound, lighting, scriptwriting, art department, working and communicating with Deaf, disabled and diverse actors and crew, and editing.

Annual Focus: New Visions

Country: New Zealand

Amount Funded: $50,000

Status: In Progress

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Chippendale NSW 2008


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