2019 Cineplex Film Program Residents

David Leyes

2019 Editors' Lab

David Leyes

2019 Producers' Lab

David Leyes

2019 Writers' Lab

David Leyes

2019 Directors' Lab

David Leyes

Cineplex Film Program

2018 Cineplex Film Program Showcase

CINEPLEX FILM PROGRAM

    IMPORTANT DATES

    APPLICATIONS OPEN: December 2, 2019 @ 1:00pm EST
    APPLICATIONS CLOSE: January 13, 2020 @ 5:00pm EST
    PROGRAM START: July 2020
    PROGRAM END: December 2020


PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The Cineplex Film Program is CFC’s signature film program, comprised of four separate labs. The only intensive and collaborative program of its kind in Canada, this five-month full-time professional, accelerated program for writers, editors, producers and directors is tailored to the specific needs of creators. It is a key destination for creative professionals who want to establish their voice in the screen entertainment industry.


PROGRAM OUTCOMES

  • Incubates exciting and notable screen storytellers from across Canada
  • Hosts hundreds of workshops, meetings, masterclasses and case studies with renowned guests and/or mentors
  • Develops and packages talent and original content for the marketplace
  • Forges real and lasting industry partnerships
  • Produces original IP across all platforms
  • Seeds new companies

The program has accelerated the careers of a significant number of Canadian creators who can be found working in all areas of Canada’s film and television business from coast-to-coast.


TUITION & FEES

Tuition for all 2020 Cineplex Film Program labs is $8,000.00.

If accepted into the program, you are eligible to apply for a CFC scholarship of up to $8,000.00 based on financial need.

Please note that there is a $100.00 application fee via Paypal for all Cineplex Film Program applications.


CONTACT

For questions and clarifications, please contact  programs@cfccreates.com.

EDITORS' LAB

Editing is an integral part of the storytelling process. Through intensive editing projects and workshops, the Cineplex Film Program Editors' Lab affords you the opportunity to cut a significant volume and variety of content improving your technical craft and elevating your sense of story. 

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2019 Editors Lab

2019 Editors' Lab

David Leyes
PRODUCERS' LAB

Producers need to see the big picture. This program constantly exercises your creative and business acumen while you develop and workshop a number of projects and business strategies.

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2019 Producers' Lab

2019 Producers' Lab

David Leyes
WRITERS' LAB

Writing is a rigorous, near-constant process of revising, reimagining and rewriting. The Cineplex Film Program Writers' Lab will elevate your cinematic storytelling skills through vigorous development, writing, story editing and workshopping a range of different concepts and properties. 

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2019 Writers' Lab

2019 Writers' Lab

David Leyes
DIRECTORS' LAB

The responsibilities of a director are constant and all-encompassing. The Cineplex Film Program Directors' Lab challenges you to maintain your creative vision, both on and off the floor, as you develop and workshop a number of projects. 

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2019 Directors' Lab

2019 Directors' Lab

David Leyes

Supporters

PROGRAM PARTNERS


The Norman & Margaret Jewison Charitable Foundation 


PROGRAM PATRONS


PROGRAM SPONSORS



PROGRAM MEMBERS


The Daryl Duke & William Vince Scholarship Fund

PROGRAM FRIENDS

BFL Canada Risk & Insurance Services Inc. | Eastern Script Inc | Chubb Insurance of Canada | Total Two Way | Casting Workbook | CMU College of Makeup Art & Design | Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television


ORIGINAL MUSIC THANKS TO THE CFC/SLAIGHT FAMILY MUSIC FUND


APPRECIATION GOES TO


THANK YOU TO OUR 2018 MENTORS AND GUESTS