Capturing real-world experiences on film
February 25, 2016
Film students Harrison Green, Qwilleran Lake and Owen Pinchin created the film profile on Spectrum Skateparks
It’s a win-win-win collaboration: Capilano University School of Motion Picture Arts students team up with the North Vancouver Chamber of Commerce’s Business Excellence Awards to tell local business success stories and garner recognition for their filmmaking work.
The awards and gala dates back almost two decades, and is an important recognition for the North Shore professional community, showcasing business leaders and enterprises across six award categories.
The highlight of the November gala is the showing of the short films that capture the calling and character of each nominated business in their specific category.
“Prior to 2008, an outside company would film each of the nominee companies,” says Misha Wilson, the Chamber’s Membership Manager. “But with the wonderful film school at Capilano University, we decided that, instead of utilizing a company, why don’t we collaborate with the University to promote local talent?”
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