Point of View launches Winter 'Focus on Education' issue

Here are some more details about the Winter issue...


Canada’s Film Schools: An Overview with Charts -  Our annual cross-country checkup on the nation’s film schools.

Teaching Film As A Creative Sport: - Veteran teacher—and documentarian—Lois Siegel shares tips and a course outline with POV.

The Rise and Fall of a Canadian Film School - The Summer Institute of Canadian Film and Television ran a brilliant programme for 29 years—until the Conservative government cut its funding. A summing-up by its founder Tom Shoebridge.

Multiculturalism, Radical Outcasts and Superheroes - Documentary teacher and curator Ezra Winton (and founder of Cinema Politica) offers his critical take on recent docs on education.

Kids Speak - Melanie Sevcenko explores how doc festivals IDFA (International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam), Hot Docs, and One World in Schools (OWiS) are leading the way in teaching young students how to make and understand non-fiction films. Sevcenko reports.

Plus - our regular columns, a look back at TIFF and news from the European film festival circuit.



GOLD: Documentary Organization of Canada, Liberty Music Trax

SILVER: Capilano University, Humber College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Ryerson University, University of Western Ontario

BRONZE: Fanshawe College, Langara College, University of British Columbia, The Banff Centre

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