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The Art of Performance

17 November 2018

Join Vaughan Film Festival for this rare and exciting workshop with choreographer and motion capture expert, Terry Notary. You may have seen him...or his movements...in such films as Avengers Infinity War as Teen Groot, Planet of the Apes as Rocket, and Kong: Skull Island as Kong himself, just to name a few.

This in-depth workshop will guide you through breaking down human behaviour and getting to the core of body awareness to create and truly capture the role you're going after.

This workshop is recommended for screen and stage actors, directors, stunt performers, and dancers. 

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York Region Artists With Impact: Sean Cisterna

01 February 2017

Sean Cisterna is a York Region-based film director. He directed the YTV musical King of the Camp. His 2011 feature film road trip comedy Moon Point played the international festival circuit to great success, winning several awards. His 2015 project Full Out, starring the iconic Jennifer Beals, is a feature based on the true story of gymnast Ariana Berlin, and is currently on Netflix worldwide. He is currently working with TLN Television/Corus Entertainment on he new preschool series My Name is Ripley, to be broadcast nationally in 2017.

Kiss and Cry is a romantic drama based on the story of Carley Allison, a promising 18 year old figure skater and singer who made medical history in her fight against a rare 1 in 3.5 billion type of cancer. The film stars Luke Bilyk, Chantal Kreviazuk, Naomi Sneickus and Sarah Fisher as Carley. Sarah Fisher and Carley Allison were best friends in real life.

Click here to wach the Kiss and Cry trailer >>>

We had the privilege of speaking with Sean about his upcoming film and his experience as filmmaker. 

York Region Arts Council, YRAC

1310 Kerrisdale Blvd., Unit 200
Newmarket, ON. L3Y 7B3

Phone: 905-726-3278
Fax: 905-726-2788

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