Opportunity: East Meets East

A fantastic opportunity has become available from Four Corners to work with highly acclaimed Romanian film personnel to create 2 short films to be screened in July 2012. It’s all covered: Camera work, sound, production and post-production.

To apply you must live in one of the Olympic boroughs (Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Greenwich, Newham, Barking and Dagenham, Waltham Forest)

Project Name: East Meets East

Company/Organisation Name: Four Corners

For Age Group: 18-25

Art Form: Film

Level of Experience Required: You must be a keen film maker!

Project Description/Aims: 

This exciting FREE project brings together highly-acclaimed Romanian film personnel with young people from London’s East End.  We are looking for people to be involved in all aspects of camera, sound, production and post-production with professional support, leading up to a gala screening in July 2012.  Two short films will be created, a drama and a documentary.

The Romanian New Wave of filmmakers has been taking European film festivals, critics and audiences by storm in recent years – this is a very special chance to work with:

  • Radu Muntean (winner of Jury Special Prize in Namur and Golden Owl Award in Leeds)
  • Alexandru Baciu (scriptwriter)
  • Catalin Cristutiu (editor)
  • Anamaria Marinca (BAFTA winner actress)

Project schedule:

  • Taster workshops – Saturday 28th April 2012
  • Film shoots – 8th, 9th and 10th of May 2012
  • Post-production – May-June 2012
  • Screening – East End Film Festival, July 2012

Venue: TBC

Cost to Participants: FREE

How to sign up/apply: info@fourcornersfilm.co.uk

Deadline: 23rd April 2012

Website: http://www.fourcornersfilm.co.uk/east-meets-east

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