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Highlights from the Edmonton Short Film Festival

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The Edmonton Short Film Festival took place from October 1-2 with over 500 people in attendance. The festival included a special Master Class presented by Roger G. Sherman – a Tony, Emmy and Peabody-award winning and Oscar-nominated filmmaker – who shared techniques on shooting a film on your mobile device.

The Red Carpet Gala showcased several of Alberta’s leading filmmakers, including Adam ScorgieTito GuillenBen Babchishin, and Justin Brunelle.

Congrats to the following AMPIA members who were honoured with top awards for their short films: Aaron Talbot for Plight: A Comic Book Rock Opera – Best Web Episode, Directed by Randy Brososky (feature image above), Geraldine Carr for Voila – Best Dramatic Short Film and Doug Cook – Burning All the Past Away – Best Animation/Experimental.

Click here for a full list of ESFF Winners and Finalists

Film Festival Season!

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We are diving straight into film festival season with events taking place across Alberta. This is the perfect time for film lovers to take a workshop from industry leaders, check out the latest films and support local heroes.  Here’s what’s happening…

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Producer: Sharlene Millang

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Sharlene Millang is one half of Groove Solider Productions, an Edmonton company and a recent recipient of the $10K STORYHIVE grant. Sharlene and her Co-Producer Daniel Foreman are also the creators of the Edmonton Short Film Festival (ESFF), which takes place October 4th with an amazing new initiative for participants. Here’s Sharlene in her own words…

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