THE LAB: First Nations Women Screen Directors Lab

Project Name: THE LAB: First Nations Women Screen Directors Lab

Funding Recipient: Black Apple Productions

Activity: THE LAB aims to develop and deliver a bespoke national screen directing workshop for six First Nations women across a 3-day period with the aim of growing their skillset and confidence so that they are more likely to pursue a career as directors in the industry. The topics covered in the lab will include: how to feel safe as a director, who does what and why, what does a director really do, script analysis and preparation, finding the right production team, rehearsals, blocking, how to communicate with actors, and networking.

Annual Focus: New Visions

Country: Australia

Amount Funded: $50,000

Status: In Progress

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