Lunenburg Doc Fest – FREE Seniors Workshop ~ Application Deadline May 13

ADULTS 55+ *FREE* ‘Seniors Doc Workshop’

Lunenburg Doc Fest is seeking participants for a FREE Seniors Documentary Workshop to help create a new film — “IT’S ALL ABOUT LYME: THE STORY, THE EXPERIENCE”— set to premiere at the 6th annual Doc Fest this September. The workshop is open to Seniors ages 55 plus.

Learn filmmaking techniques from professional mentors through discussions, research, and classroom work. Work with a team of your peers to explore the impact of Lyme disease on Lunenburg County.

WORKSHOP DATES (Sign up for Session 1 and/or 2)

Session 1: May 23, 29 & 30 and June 5, 6 & 12

Session 2: June 13, 19, 20, 26 & 27 and July 24 & 25

Session 1 meetings take place 10 a.m.–1 pm between May 23–June 12 and cover subjects such as framing, interviews, and capturing quality audio on the fly.

Session 2 explores long-form documentary segments, lighting, and camera composition. Meetings take place 10am –1 pm between June 13–July 25.

Participants are welcome to take part in just one session or both.

The application deadline is May 13.

Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to get comfortable behind the camera and shine a light on an important issue affecting your community!

Pamela Segger

Executive Director | Programmer


Sept 19 – 22, 2019

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Box 1951, Lunenburg, NS B0J 2C0

902.523.FILM (3456)