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Dawson City International Film Festival Residencey
General Call

The Klondike Institute of Art and Culture (KIAC) is now accepting applications from visual artists, media artists, and interdisciplinary artists for its 2014 Artist in Residence Program.

The residence accommodates up to 2 artists concurrently –- for research, development and production of ongoing or new bodies of work.

Artists may also have the opportunity to facilitate outreach programs such as talks, workshops and exhibitions, intended to promote interaction and professional development, and provide exposure and access to a diverse range of contemporary arts practices and theories within the community.

Residencies are from 4-12 weeks duration starting from January 1, 2015 through to December 31, 2015. Participants are responsible for all travel and personal expenses including food and materials related to their work.

The Artist in Residence Program is located in the Macaulay Residence. Built in 1901, the home is now owned by Parks Canada as part of the Dawson Historical Complex National Historic Site of Canada.

Specific Calls
2015 Film Festival Residency

The Dawson City International Short Film Festival takes place each spring on Easter Weekend. The 2013 Film Festival presented screenings of over 100 short films and videos from around the world to over 1,500 enthusiastic cinema fans. The festival weekend includes workshops, panel discussions and special presentations by participating filmmakers and special guests.

Filmmakers working in all media may apply for residency dates to coincide with the Film Festival (April 2–5, 2015) and have the opportunity to participate in Festival Programming. In past years, KIAC Artists in Residence have presented their films in special screenings and talks, facilitated workshops, and participated in panel discussions.

Please mark your application “Film Festival Residency”. Please note that filmmakers may also apply under the General Call for residency dates other than those connected with the Film Festival.

Deadlinefor 2015 is April 1, 2014.

For more info check out the KIAC website.

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48 Hour Film Challenge
November 14-16
November 21, 2014
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Animation Workshop
with Madi Piller and
Michelle Latimer

April 9, 7pm
KIAC Ballroom

DIY Film Workshop with
Ingrid Veninger
April 12, more...

Make a film during Thaw-Di-Gras
Screening March 29th

Film Festival Selection screenings
Monday and Wednesdays 7-9pm

1 Minute Film Challenge Wraps!



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