Raindance Vancouver

Raindance Vancouver aims to support emerging and independent filmmakers in bringing to life their projects by providing access to up-to-date, industry-focussed film training, networking opportunities and links to the local film industry on Canada’s West Coast.

This page contains all of the information you’ll need to know about our Raindance Vancouver hub, including upcoming courses and events, as well as how to contact us.

Courses available at Raindance Vancouver

Click here to browse upcoming film training courses and events at Raindance Vancouver

“Raindance is a fantastic resource for young filmmakers, providing a forum for discussion, training and a showcase for their talents”

Gillies MacKinnon

Director, Small Faces, Hideous Kinky, Regeneration

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Contact Us

Email: vancouver@raindance.org

Phone: 1.855.595.RAIN (7246)

Ultimate Guide To Creating a Unique Genre

When you are starting out in filmmaking and have an idea for a story, it might be difficult to find a way to express yourself, so it is always a good idea to start somewhere - anywhere basically. First stop on your filmmaking journey: Genre. There is a plethora of...

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Has Marketing Changed Filmmaking?

Marketing your film is arguably one of the most crucial aspects of film production today. The writer in me will say that, no, it's actually the writing. If you don't have a story, you don't have a good film to market. Actors will say that great performances will draw...

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8 Things You Can Learn from the First 8 Years of Cinema

Anyone who remembers Martin Scorsese’s Hugo (2011) has had a short introduction to the weird, innovative, and sometimes pretty awkward world of the first few years of film history, what Tom Gunning has defined as the “cinema of attractions”. One of the thing that...

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