The S.T.A.R.T.E. Program
The S.T.A.R.T.E. Program is a 6 week employment course through Beacon Community Services that provides customized training in the film industry along with resume and career development support. This is the final short 'bio-doc' project - written, shot and edited by the students.
Film Industry Training and Skills (FITS)
A short film created by the student of FITS - Film Industry Training and Skills - the film component of the Beacon Community Services STARTE program, a federally and provincially funded employment initiative in Victoria, British Columbia.
Vancouver Island Voices for Eating Disorders: A Message for Supporters
Eating disorders can have a devastating effect on families and supporters. Members of Vancouver Island Voices for Eating Disorders discuss what families can do to support a loved one. A video project produced by the students of the Film Industry Training and Skills program.
Heart Sisters: Heart Health for Women
Women's heart health is a vastly misunderstood illness, as Carolyn Thomas describes in this short documentary. The project was written, shot and edited by students of the Film Industry Training and Skills course offered by Beacon Community Services Employment Programs.
A short film about MediaNet - an artist-run film cooperative in Victoria, BC - created by students in the Film Industry Training and Skills program delivered through Beacon Community Services.
Victoria Hospice - Bedside Singers
This is the final project created by the students of the Film Industry Training and Skills program, offered through Beacon Community Service's S.T.A.R.T.E program. The S.T.A.R.T.E program provides employment training for adults interested in the film industry, and over two weeks the students wrote, shot and edited this short film.