photo above: PACTFilm & PACTMusic students come together to film music video, 2016
by Paul Davis, PACTFilm Instructor
During each PACTFilm session, youth brainstorm to come up with a theme or idea for a short film – usually a social issue that teens or the community are faced with. This fall, the latest group of youth assembled with mental health on the mind.
Ideas also included the age old topic of “peer pressure”, but this time with a twist on social media and how influencers like celebrity and Facebook “likes” make impressions on our minds and the decisions we make.
When complete and edited, All PACT youth films are published on our YouTube page. Take a look at some of the youth films from the past >
Summer Music Video Project
The summer video project was a huge success, combining the film and music programs. Shot over three days in locations across the GTA, all youth had a great time learning the process of making a music video come to life!
Stay tuned for an announcement on the wrap party and premiere screening of the video “Thoughts”; written, performed and produced by the PACTMusic crew. The insightful “Making Of” video will also be screened, produced by the PACT Film summer crew, Hope to see you there!
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