The Program

High school grades 1 to 5

This program provides students with the opportunity to explore various aspects of the film and media industry which leads to the creation of a short film. To this end, the students learn cinematographic language as well as the steps involved in, and how to best use, scriptwriting, film equipment, sound recording, acting, lighting, etc. Ultimately, students complete all the stages involved in creating a short film, tackling all the key roles of a production team.


  • 0. Groundwork

  • 1. Introducing the project

  • 2. Ideation

  • 3. Scene-to-scene

  • 4. Script

  • 5. Pre-production

  • 6. Production

  • 7. Post-production

  • 8. Participating to the end-of-year event

  • 9. Retrospection

By the Numbers

14 mentors

25 coordinators university students or recent graduates

31 schools in Quebec and Ontario

705 youth at risk focus of the project

Student's projects