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FactualWEST is a one-of-a-kind, one day conference for mid-career and senior creators, producers and crew working in factual, lifestyle, reality and documentary television. We bring together top showrunners, broadcasters, creators and producers for a day of workshops designed to help you increase your skills, learn practical tips and get useful insights you can use move your career and your projects forward.
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Saturday, October 21 • 9:45am - 10:45am
STORYHIVE presents Doing More for Less: Making A Champagne Show on a Beer Budget LIMITED

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Budgets are shrinking but broadcasters still expect production values on factual, doc and lifestyle series to stay high. So producers and crew alike need to find savvy ways to cut spending while putting a lot on screen. This session offers tangible tips on budgeting and running a production to make every cent count. Hear first-hand from independent producers on how they are creating content that is broadcast ready, engages audiences and doesn’t break the budget.

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Heather Hawthorn Doyle

Director/Producer, HHDTV Productions Inc
Heather Hawthorn Doyle is an award-winning producer and director with experience in single and multi-camera television in multiple genres including variety, factual entertainment, news, talk shows, kids and documentaryprogramming.HHD’s producing credits span multiple broadcasters... Read More →

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Erin Cumming

Erin Cumming has worked as an editor in factual television and film for over ten years. Her work on Ice Pilots garnered her a Canadian Cinema Editors Award for Best Editing. She recently stepped out of the suite and onto set to direct two short documentary films.
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Kate Green

Executive Producer, KGP Films
Kate has been an active content creator for over 17 years working mostly in Lifestyle and factual television as a producer, story producer and director. Her work has aired on various networks such as HGTV, W Network, CBC, History, Fuel TV, and Slice. Kate’s first documentary short... Read More →
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Tony Hrynchuck

Producer, Farenheit Films
Since quitting his M.A. is psychology to pursue a career in film, Antonio Hrynchuk has produced and directed many television commercials, music videos, one-off docs and 2 documentary series. Hrynchuk has collaborated with such diverse groups as CMT, The Comedy Network, & Amnesty... Read More →

Saturday October 21, 2017 9:45am - 10:45am PDT
320 Strategy Room 580 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V6B 5K3