film festival, cinematography

The Caribbean Youth Film Festival (CYFF) will be collaborating with the The St. Lucia Public Library is carrying out a series of workshops on filmmaking for young people aged 15-25 island wide. 

The workshops form part of the Caribbean Youth Film Festival, now in its 4th year, previously hosted in partnership with Rise St. Lucia.  Participants will be invited to submit films to the competition, with sponsors having donated prizes for winners. 

The workshops include important skills such as embedded literacy and employment readiness alongside technical and ICT use training in scriptwriting, filmmaking, video editing, and marketing. 

The workshops are completely free for all participants and will be carried out in 6 different branch libraries across the island.

The workshops will take place on the following dates at the different libraries, 2016.

Soufriere – 13 July

Central – Screening and panel discussion on Film Making – Evening of 25th of July. Workshop 26th of July

Canaries – 28th of July

Marchand – 29th of July

Gros Islet – 2nd of August

Choiseul – 3rd of August

Babonneau – 4th of August

Please contact Colin Weekes the Festival Director at 520 4814 or [email protected]