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3 posts from September 2009

September 29, 2009


DSC_3108 On September 12th, 2009 - the ORF, in collaboration with our co-sponsor the Global Foundation for Democracy & Development (FUNGLODE), was proud to initiate the launch of the In-School Pilot Program at the Mauricio Baez Cultural Center which services the neighborhood of Villa Juana in the Dominican Republic.

The goal of the In-School Program is to teach the fundamentals of production to students who otherwise would not have the resources or equipment to find their voice, to enhance concepts such as critical thinking and writing, and to develop a passion for filmmaking at an early age that can later be cultivated into a strong workforce for the Dominican film industry.

Click Here for more information on the program and to see stills from the two-day workshop.

September 25, 2009

Advanced Workshop 2009!

Picture 1We've just posted this exciting clip from "Garcia" - which was produced at our very first Advanced Workshop in the Dominican Republic.  

For more information on the Advanced Workshop and to view the clip, click here!  

September 14, 2009


Click Here to watch some of the short films created during the 2009 Summer Program.