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BARB workshops and seminars is a screen media business-affairs intelligence resource builder, designed to boost the content creator`s need to not just survive, but thrive in the highly competitive world of screen entertainment. Explore More  

From experience, thriving is an aspiration that can only be successfully achieved with informed business practices, which is often elusive and mystifying for the un-initiated creator.  Its a gap that’s becoming wider for media artists as the landscape for content becomes more fragmented, globally needy yet even more competitive. Answering the “why and how” factors is what drives my curiosity and want to share. Read More  


Over the last 28 plus years, and having been in the trenches as artist, producer and business-affairs executive, across a number of artistic disciplines, this I have come to know for sure; success, especially in screen content creation, story, math and business affairs savvy, are the golden threads that keeps a project from unraveling at its many seams. This earned wealth of multi-disciplinary experiences is the feeder for my continued commitment to mentoring and teaching. Learn More

COMING UP

BARB Workshops Series 

Liaison of Independent Filmmakers (LIFT)

Toronto, Canada 

 

Producing Documentary

 2-day Fall workshop

 Nov 16 &18, 6:30 to 10:30 @ LIFT 

 Pre-registration required.

 Registration deadline: Visit https://lift.ca

Starting A Production Company

2-day Fall workshop

Nov 30  & Dec 2, 6:30 to 10:30 @ LIFT

Registration deadline: https://lift.ca

To register for BARB workshops and for more information on LIFT workshops, programs, and services visit: https://lift.ca

Inquiries: workshops@lift.on.ca 

 

PAST WORKSHOPS

BARB Kitchen Table Talk

Hairouna Film Festival, 2021

St.Vincent & the Grenadines

Where To Start If You Wanna Make A Film

Sunday, March 21

Canadian Content Producers in conversation with HFF participants moderated by Marva Ollivierre, CEO/Producer - Doe Eye Media Production.

Panelists: Amar Wala, (Producer/Director, Secret Trial Five), Shenaz Baksh (Media Arts Educator), Orla La-Wayne Garriques (Marketing Executive, OG & CO), Juan Baquero (Director, Twice Upon A Time, Hot Docs Associate International Programmer), Fraser Wrighte (Arts Administrator)

 

For more about the Hairouna Film Festival visit:

https://hairounaff.org

 

BARB Kitchen Table Private Consults Available 

Submit an inquiry on the CONTACT page

Marva Ollivierre
Marva Ollivierre

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Made In Canada documentary crew
Made In Canada documentary crew

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