Tag Archives: Short Film

REMINDER: Enter the 2013 Yorkton Film Festival

Tweet January 31st, 2013 is the last day to post mark your submission and enter the 2013 Golden Sheaf Awards with these handy last minute submission tips directly from the festival programmers: Still planning on submitting to the 2013 Yorkton … Continue reading

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Wiatrak Announced As 2013 Director Laureate Winner

As part of the new position, Wiatrak as Director Laureate, will be attached to direct one of the top three winning scripts from the CSSC’s 2013 season. Continue reading

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#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog the 16th: Straight to the Punchline

Tweet Nothing like a teachable moment, eh?* Last Friday night, after plenty of missed opportunities, I finally attended one of FilmGym’s short film screening programs. I enjoyed all four films screened – an impressively diverse slate – and could probably … Continue reading

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The Road to Yorkton 2012: Introducing CSSC Finalist Frank Canino

Tweet Frank Canino is one of 13 nominees for this year’s Canadian Short Screenplay Competition’s Top Prize: The Writers Block Crystal. CSSC Founder, David Cormican, had a chance to catch up with Frank before the big night and ask him … Continue reading

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Rusted Pyre is heading to the Beach!

Tweet We just received some happy news from Festival Programmer Eric Raddatz for award winning writer and CSSC winner Daniel Audet’s Rusted Pyre, which has been accepted to the Fort Myers Film Festival. The FMFF festival takes place in- Yup, … Continue reading

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Let it be so… ELIJAH THE PROPHET finds a Greenlight using KickStarter

Tweet Wow. So last week I wrote in the Canadian Short Screenplay Blog (CSSC) about filming “Will” and how now with that being in editing/assembly mode, I can now turn some of my focus and attention to prepping “Elijah the … Continue reading

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One down, Two to go!

Tweet Well, it has been a bit of a whirlwind of a few weeks here with the CSSC. The 2011/12 submissions have been closed with the passing of the I-Missed-The-Deadline deadline and Principal Photography has come and gone on 2008′s … Continue reading

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Kick Started; Canadian Filmmakers Finance ‘Elijah The Prophet’ Using Crowd-Funding Website

Producer David Cormican and Director James Cooper have successfully crowd-funded approximately $21,000.00 through online website Kickstarter for their short film, starring Brian Markinson, ‘Elijah the Prophet’. Continue reading

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Elijah wants YOU!

Tweet Please support our short film project, ELIJAH THE PROPHET (ibelieveinelijah.com) by voting for us on IndieWire’s Project of the Week. It’d mean a lot to us. All you have to do is click and vote! Follow the link: http://apps.facebook.com/my-polls/2ej24e4j … Continue reading

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Brian Markinson, Melanie Nicholls-King and Tonya Lee Williams set to star in new Crowd-Funded Cormican Short Film

The Canadian Short Screenplay Competition, Producer David Cormican and Director James Cooper announce the joining of Canadian actors Brian Markinson, Melanie Nicholls-King and Tonya Lee Williams to their Kick Starter crowd-funded short film, ‘Elijah the Prophet’. Continue reading

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