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Apr 20, 2017
It is not often you get to film some of the top athletes in the world, while shadowing a Gemini award winning producer and a Canadian Soccer Hall of Famer on an Olympic level sports competition, but that is just what some of our students were up to recently. Mike Brannagan and Helen Stoumbos of Gleam Media were here to shoot Canada's finest at the Big White 2017 World Para Snowboard...
Apr 14, 2016
No one said the road to becoming a professional digital filmmaker was an easy one; like many other arts-based careers, it takes dedication, commitment, drive and above all passion. Passion to make you get up early in the morning when the light is just right for shooting, passion to push you onward when film school gets tough, passion to look away when doubters tell you that you will never make it...
Oct 15, 2014
A smart and hilarious web-series produced, directed and shot by our Digital Filmmaking students at Centre for Arts and Technology in Kelowna BC.
Jun 20, 2014
As we approach the end of this quarter, the Kelowna campus is buzzing with many celebratory events where students are given the opportunity to showcase the results of another term of hard work and passion.Last night saw the Digital Filmmaking students hosting staff, friends, family and the community for their Student Film Showcase. 6 films were shown, covering everything from fictional short...
Apr 7, 2014
Despite some recent reports that the film industry is trickling its way back Southward, producers and actors alike will vouch that this industry is alive and well in the Okanagan. Several large budget film productions have made Kelowna home in recent years, including; Fido, Mee-Shee: The Water Giant and The legend of Simon Conjurer. In addition several smaller scale productions have been proud to...
Mar 4, 2014
We recently caught up with Digital Filmmaking Graduate Thomas Bowerbank. After graduation, Tom went on to found his own production company; Bowerbank Cinema, and has worked on a number of exciting film projects. He recently completed the short-film Nica inspired by his travel experiences in Nicaragua.
Oct 21, 2013
To start off, let’s celebrate by saying that the film industry in Canada is alive and well. Many reports of late have indicated that film production studios are heading back down South due to budget constraints. But the sheer number and quality of film festivals currently screening in Canada says otherwise. The Canadian film and television industry is a huge contributor to Canada’s economic...
Aug 14, 2013
Centre for Arts and Technology’s Kelowna campus is honoured to have a great mentor come to our campus to provide a workshop for our Digital Filmmaking students again!Richard Walden is a Director of Photography who has worked on films such as American Gigolo with Richard Gere, How the Grinch Stole Christmas with Jim Carrey, and Top Gun with Tom Cruise. Richard told us that being in the film...
Jul 26, 2013
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Mar 25, 2013
On the evening of March 22, nine Digital Filmmaking students had the opportunity to showcase the talent they’ve developed and expanded upon over the past 18 months of their lives as each student proudly presented their final documentary to their peers, family and friends.The first documentary was by Courtney Adams, entitled “Love you always, dad”. This film documented the process of Courtney’s...