Education

We were provided funding through the Ontario Arts Council for the 2013-2014 school year to do 5 different video projects within the Durham District School Board. Each school received 20 hours of Colin and Carla's time where they taught students about film making, shared their...

We were asked to create a video that showcased the new auditorium and the other arts facilities at Eastdale C.V.I . Our good friend Adam Wilkinson (who was in our documentary By Accident that played at the 2013 Hot Docs film festival) was brought in...

These videos are a product of an Artist in Residence program. Colin visited Southwood Park PS once a week for two months to prepare the students for writing effective PSA videos and shooting them within one class period. Here is the 2013 grade 8 class...

Over the past four months, Empty Cup had Nicolette join the team as a co-op student. She had the opportunity to work every day with Colin and Carla while they were shooting, editing and running the business. Nicolette was given the task to shoot and edit...

Colin worked with a group of students from Altona Forest Public School to create a number of public service announcements. The Durham District School Board runs an Artist in Residence program where artists and teachers pair up to teach core curriculum through an art form....

Once again, Empty Cup Media was at DIAC for nine days to take candid photos of the staff and students. We video taped all of the final performances (bands, dances, musicals, drama, song writing, poetry, etc). While DIAC is a great environment to shoot in,...

Durham Alternative Seconday School (DASS) asked Carla to participate in a "Speak Up" project one of their women's studies classes was working on. They had a poet/wordsmith (Ruth Walker) work with the girls to inspire them to write journal entries and poems. Carla's job was to...