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This workshop is aimed at emerging immigrant women activists from Queens and uses a participatory video approach in which everyone can try out all aspects of creating short documentaries. Participants will work together to make several videos that addresses common concerns regarding healthcare, climate change and Environmental Awareness exploring video production
. Meet and collaborate with women leaders around the Queens community.
. Learn how to use images, sound and editing for social change videos.
This is a project of the Emerald Isle Immigration Center in collaboration with Third World Newsreel and the Museum of the Moving Image, with the support of the Queens Council for the Arts.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE SUNDAY, JULY 25
*Age 18 and over *Attend all workshops: Tuesday, day July 27 at 6-8PM (virtual workshop), Friday July 30 at 6-8PM (virtual workshop) and Sunday August 1 1-4PM (Workshop participants must have been vaccinated face-to-face at 34 Avenue Open Streets and 92 Street Jackson Heights)
Topics of the 2021 Rights, Camera, Action! Workshop will be related to climate change and healthcare.
Este taller está dirigido a mujeres activistas inmigrantes emergentes de Queens y utiliza un enfoque de video participativo en el que todos pueden probar todos los aspectos de la creación de documentales cortos. Los participantes trabajarán juntos para hacer varios … Continue reading →