Monthly Archives: February 2011

Reel Youth in Action

Here is the short film I crafted on Reel Youth today in 4 hours. Hope you enjoy and are inspired! REEL YOUTH in Action from Alexandra Guité on Vimeo.

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The Editing Knife

I have a dilemna. A dilemna I have every week.  It’s how to shrink 2-4 hours worth of filmed material into a 2-3mins story. I love to shoot a lot.  I guess I might have a scarcity complex.  Once upon … Continue reading

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Filming, editing and researching all at once

Today, Wapikoni Mobile filmmakers Catherine and Madjick where at my house at 8am30, ready to head out to Squamish, a gem of a town nested in the mountains. Each armed with our beverage of choice, ranging from a Pepsi for … Continue reading

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Filming with young First Nations Filmmakers

Photos @Alexis Fortier-Gauthier As they tour British Columbia’s French schools, I joined Catherine Boivin and Dave “Madjick” Beaudin from the fantastic filmmaking collective Wapikoni Mobile.  They are young people from Québec’s aboriginal remote communities who have learned to tell their … Continue reading

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