Originally posted on Vancouver Sun:
Crazy8s is Vancouver’s premiere fast filmmaking event! Now in its 14th year, Crazy8s has established itself as a launching ground for emerging filmmakers, a significant mentorship opportunity and a hub for the independent filmmaking community.
Crazy8s was developed to help build the domestic film industry in British Columbia by providing support to Canadian filmmakers and their teams to make professionally produced short films. Our mission is to build talent, teams, and community.
Whittled down from the original 100+ teams who applied back in November, and following pitching, writing and intensive story editing workshops, our six winning teams were chosen on January 7th of this year.
Each team receives a production support package worth tens of thousands of dollars, plus $1,000 cash and other valuable support – pretty much everything you need to complete a film in just eight crazy days. The support package includes an HD Camera, sound recording equipment…
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