Welcome to Raindance Toronto

Raindance Toronto is a non-profit film training and networking organization that works to promote and support independent filmmaking and filmmakers in Canada.

From new and emerging filmmakers to industry pros, Raindance connects, trains, supports and promotes visual storytellers through every step of their career.

This page contains all the information you’ll need to know about our Raindance Toronto hub, including upcoming courses, classes and events and how to find us.

Courses available at Raindance Toronto

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

“Whether you’re just thinking of starting a career in film, or have been doing it for years, Raindance Toronto offers something for everybody. If you’re a filmmaker who needs help, there will be somebody who will take the time to help you, and be sure to connect you with all the right people. ”

William Brownridge

Editor-in-Chief, Toronto Film Scene

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Contact Us

Email: info@raindancecanada.com

Phone: 1.855.595.RAIN

Address:
276 Carlaw Ave. Suite 222
Toronto, ON M4M 3L1

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Five Great Hand-to-Hand Combat Movies

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Tips for Writing Great Dialogue

1. Give your characters a voice A test of good dialogue is: can you omit the character’s name heading and still know who’s speaking? If so, you have found your character’s unique voice. In one screenplay I had a character who, for purposes of maintaining control,...

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