SMARTPHONE YOUTH HUB
The capabilities are endless
Join the revolution in smartphone filmmaking, the capabilities are endless. The potential is huge. Engage, motivate and inspire young people to become confident and capable smartphone citizen filmmakers. Join 6 x award winning smartphone filmmaker Cassius Rayner and get first hand experience, knowledge and the skills in this new medium of filmmaking. This will appeal to any young person with an interest in acting, filmmaking, technology, media and social enterprise.
These workshops have been designed specifically for 10 - 14 year olds (year 6, 7, 8 and 9) with the aim of engaging, inspiring and motivating young people to become confident and capable smartphone citizen filmmakers. Learning how to understand their responsibilities when using mobile phone technology and respecting their environment in the on and offline community.
Our courses, which we have named as smart hubs, offer young people new skills, confidence, team work, and idea building. To explore their ideas in a fun and safe environment.
At the end of each course there will be a presentation and young people will receive a certificate of achievement.
Every young person that is signed up will automatically begin on the SmartHub 1 workshops. After this they can continue with their skill development onto SmartHub 2 ADVANCED, and SmartHub 3 EXPERIENCED, will all have different themes and genres to work with, and continue to develop their skills in equipment and production.
Smartphone films made by young people
Making a difference
Cassius has dedicated many years to training, supporting and mentoring unemployed and disadvantaged young people in film production. He's been very successful in building bridges for more communities to be able to engage and seek employment in the film/television industry.
Heres is a radio interview Cassius did with one of his students in 2016 at the BBC. A very open and frank conversation about the need to support young people.
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