MEDIANET NEWS – June 27

office hours Mon-Fri 9 am to 1 pm

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MEDIANET FILMS IN PORTOBELLO FILM FESTIVAL

Congratulations to MediaNet members whose films have been selected for the Portobello Film Festival in London, England: Rick Raxlen, Christin Keeler, Pamela Millar, Chris Gower-Rees, Passia Pandora, Scott Amos, Marjorie Celona and Alejandro Valbuena.

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REEL DANCE FILM FEST – AUG 4, 11

The 2007 edition of the Reel Dance Film Fest will showcase dance films from around the world, on August 4th (7 pm) at the Victoria Arts Connection, located at 2750 Quadra. On August 11th, (7 pm) 2007, at the Metro Studios, 1411 Quadra, the festival will present dance films produced in conjunction with MediaNet’s Dance for the Camera (DFTC) Program. Interested in volunteering? Contact Passia at reeldance@media-net.bc.ca

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FINAL CUT PRO LAB – NEXT LAB AUG 21

The next date for the Final Cut Pro lab workshop will be Tuesday August 21, 7 pm to 10 pm at the MediaNet office, #106, 2750 Quadra. FOR MEMBERS ONLY, free. Please sign up with Kirk at 381-4428, or email Kirk at
technical@media-net.bc.ca

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MEDIANET’S GREENLIGHT PRODUCTION GRANT PROGRAM – DEADLINE SEPT 17

MediaNet invites members and filmmakers in Victoria to submit projects to its GREENLIGHT Production Project Grant program. GREENLIGHT will provide $1000 in support for a short (max. 10 min.) video production for artists at all levels in either production or post-production. There will be 4 grants given, determined by a juried competition. The deadline is September 17th, 2007. Each GREENLIGHT recipient will receive MediaNet Membership for a year, free access to two MediaNet workshops of their choice; a $250 honorarium, and $750 value in equipment services from MediaNet.

For more info please check our website http://www.media-net.bc.ca or contact Catlin at (250) 381-4428 or email
info@media-net.bc.ca

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MEDIANET MEMBER SEEKS CREW FOR MUSIC VIDEO

Michael Korican is putting together a team to compete in Reel to Reel 2007.
Shooting is planned Sept. 1-8 with editing Sept. 9-12. Looking for an
Editor and other crew members. Contact Michael at 598-9474 or email cks at
informediation.com — thanks!

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MEDIANET WEBSITE:

http://www.media-net.bc.ca

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World Premiere Broadcast of The Lacandon Maya on History Television, July 31, 9 PM across Canada

Victoria, BC … Interweaving past and present and combining fabulous archival film and photographs with current documentary footage, The Lacandón Maya tells the story of an isolated community catapulted into civilization within the space of one generation. The one-hour documentary written by Hilary Pryor and Shendra Hanney, directed by Hilary Pryor, and produced by The May Street Group will be broadcast on History Television, Tuesday July 31, at 9:00 PM across the nation. The program was shot in Mexico, and The Sunshine Coast BC in 2006.

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NEW CBC SHORT FILM SHOW – EXPOSURE

CBC’s new short-form program to air once a week — starting on Sunday, July 29th. Called “Exposure” the program will present an hour of the best/most popular short films uploaded to their website. Each episode will feature a showdown of the top three submissions, with the winner getting either cash or video/animation gear valued at around $1000. In addition to prizes, they will also be paying a license fee for every film they broadcast on TV. To enter the contest, all filmmakers have to do is go to their site — http://cbc.ca/exposure — register, and then upload their films.

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MOVIE MONDAY

Eric Martin Pavilion
Bridge to Terabithia

July 30, 6:30 pm
http://www.moviemonday.ca

in the 1900 block of Fort St. Pop & popcorn at ridiculously low prices.

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