Pocket Films workshops for everyone

I developed concepts of filmmaking workshops with handheld cameras to every kind of audiences including teenagers. Very effective, creative, rewarding for young people, so constructive, yet very fun. This is a practice that I change as and when changes in technologies, their uses and their problems, and I pass in professionnal training.

I hosted since 2006, dozens of workshops implementation in the concept “Pocket Films”. Only a few recent examples are presented here.

Filmmaking workshop with mobile phone for teenagers in a library. On the occasion of its fifth anniversary, the Library Nelson Mandela in Angers wanted to offer a workshop on the theme “The Library and You”to make films with mobile phones for (...)

Workshop for the production of films for teenagers, then organization by young people of the itinerant screening of these films, within the framework of the Port Areas Film Festival (Saint-Nazaire - France). June 2017. This workshop was held (...)

Cinematographic creativity in the digital age in the Hauts-de-Seine: a “Pocket Films” dynamic for primary school students in three cities. The Canopé branch located in the Hauts-de-Seine department (directed by Alain Sedbon), based on the proposal (...)

Production of a collective film by researchers in mathematics. The Laboratory of Probability and Random Models (LPMA) from universities of Paris 6 and 7 invited me to lead the way at the laboratory reentry conference, in a cinematographic way. (...)

Film Workshop with mobile phone : 20 films shot in one day! “The 90 seconds contest” organized by the association Cinema of Le Havre (president : Ginette Dislaire) proposes making films about port and sea subjects. It is open to all public, (...)

Making collective films in movie theater for high school students. The ACAP (Pôle Image Picardie) proposed to high school students enrolled in the image education programs in 2015 (5 classes), a day to show their work in the cinema of the House (...)

Making a collective movie by young people at the International Festival of Créteil Women’s Film. The International Festival of Créteil Women’s Film offers annually a filmmaking workshop with mobile phone / camera, I lead. Issues of production (...)

Filmmaking workshops on the theme of positive disability. Croizy positive disability Festival The Croizy Festival, dedicated to the “positive disability”, asked me to lead workshops filmmaking to teenagers. The challenge was to initiate the (...)

At the initiative of Peggy Nacitas, in the MJC (House of Young people and Culture) of Savigny-sur-Orge (France), I proposed “Pocket Films” workshops, for young people aged 11 to 14 years. On 7 May 2013, a day of production workshop “Pocket Films” (...)