Toronto, Ontario – April 10, 2019 — Audiences will have the opportunity to take in a variety of short films and public service announcements as part of Humber College’s Film and Television Production Advanced Diploma program 2019 Graduate Film Showcase. This year’s screening event coincides with the 50th Anniversary of the program and continues the time-honoured tradition of celebrating award-winning student-produced films.

Event:

Film and Television Production Thesis Film Screening

Date/Time:

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Location:

The Ted Rogers Hot Docs Cinema

506 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1Y3

Photo/Interview Opportunity:

Students will be available for interviews and exclusives regarding their films.

The Graduating students have been working on their thesis films since September 2018 and are excited to share them before heading out into the industry. The screening will feature a variety of short films in all genres and public service announcements, all produced as part of the final-year curriculum. Films include a dance documentary, a jazzy fantasy, a comedy-horror, and a breast cancer awareness PSA.

“Humber Film and Television Production students are known for creating award-winning creative content,” said Andrew Stevenson, Film and Television program coordinator. “This year’s Graduate Showcase will be a chance to unveil this incredible work as it was meant to be seen, on the big screen in front of a large audience of friends, faculty and industry supporters. The audience will be blown away by the work of our students!”

The Film and Television Production program is a three-year advanced diploma program that gives students hands-on learning experience from industry professionals. Students experience every aspect of the production process including pre-production, directing, camera, lighting; sound recording, production design, and editing for both picture and sound.

About Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning 
Established in 1967, Humber College is a global leader in polytechnic education. Combining in-depth theoretical learning and hands-on experience with applied research and extensive industry connections, Humber provides career-focused education to 33,000 full-time and 23,000 part-time and continuing education students across three campuses. The college offers a comprehensive range of credentials including honours undergraduate degrees, postgraduate certificates, diplomas, apprenticeships and certificates. More than four out of five Humber graduates are employed within six months of completing their studies. Visit humber.ca.​

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For more information, please contact:
Lara Cordiano
416-580-8533
lara.cordiano@hotmail.com