Super 8 Creation | In-person

Super 8 Creation | In-person



Super 8 Creation | In-person

Workshop - Exploratory Cinema - Spring 2023

Sunday May 28, 2023
10 am - 5 pm

Main Film
2025 Rue Parthenais #301, Montréal, Quebec, H2K 3T2, Québec

Instructor | Guillaume Vallée


Member $180 | Non-member $250

This workshop offers participants a unique opportunity to learn all the intricacies and possibilities of creating in the Super 8 format, as well as being an introduction to working with film in general. The various functions of Super 8 cameras, types of film, light meters and different processing options will be discussed.
In the first part of the workshop, participants will have a camera at their disposal during the workshop to shoot their Super 8 film of 3 minutes (cartridge time) with live editing in the camera.
During the second part of the workshop, participants will discover and present the films they have shot.

Detailed schedule :

  • Sunday, May 28th from 10am to 5pm
  • Tuesday, June 27th from 6pm to 9pm

The workshop fee includes the black & white Super 8 film cartridges and the use of the Super 8 cameras.
It does not include the cost of processing, scanning fees which can be done attending the Hand processing (Black & White negative film) or via Niagara Custom Lab (approximately $60 per cartridge).

For any information, send an email to:

Guillaume Vallée

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Experimental filmmaker, video artist and independent curator, Guillaume Vallée graduated from Concordia University with a degree in Animation and an MFA in Studio Arts – Film Production. He works primarily in Super8, 16mm and VHS. His audiovisual performances have been presented in a multitude of festivals in Canada, the United States, France, Italy, Japan and Austria. His experimental films and videos, distributed by Vidéographe, Light Cone and Winnipeg Film Group, have been presented internationally in many festivals. Guillaume Vallée was artist-in-residence at La Bande Vidéo (Canada) in 2017, at Le Fresnoy – studio national des arts contemporains (France) and at Signal Culture (USA) in 2018. In 2020, he was able to complete three artist residencies, at Studio 303 (Montreal, CA), Visual Alchemy with Al Razutis (British Columbia, CA) and Main Film (Montreal, CA). In 2021, at PANACHE Art Actuel (Sept-Îles, CA) and at Light Cone’s post-production residency, Atelier 105 (Paris, FR) to edit his latest short film elles s’élèvent, ces forteresses éponges.


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