Lab II: Audio-Visual and Storytelling Lab
Freetown Film Labs is a British Council programme which aims to support the development of skills required by young and emerging filmmakers, towards the development of documentary or scripted concepts to produce short films of high quality, leading to the creation of job opportunities and prosperity in Sierra Leone in the long term. The programme will be delivered by Freetown Media Centre (Sierra Leone) and Nova Studios (UK).
The Audio-Visual and Storytelling Lab is the second in a series of four labs which make up the Freetown Film Labs. This lab will focus solely on developing the audio-visual and storytelling skills for short-form documentary and commercial film production only
The Audiovisual and Storytelling Lab will be a five-day capacity building lab that will support young and emerging filmmakers looking to enhance their audiovisual and story-telling capabilities. The lab will involve interactive exercises, peer-led activities, experienced trainers, etc. During the labs, all participants will work as part of a small team to produce a 2-minute short documentary or promotional film using basic equipment.