The Big Picture

4 Sisler IDM students registered their own company (Digital Dropkick Media), opened a bank account, got insurance, travelled Canada and received $20,000 in funding…and best of all, they told their story about trying to crack the creative industry. We hope you enjoy Ritvick, Kevin, Kara and Janelle’s story on Shaw […]

The Big Picture Airs June 26 @ 11:00 am

Set your DVRs for our first TV pilot show on June 26. The four Sisler IDM students registered their own company (Digital Dropkick Media), opened a bank account, got insurance, travelled Canada and received $20,000 in funding…and best of all, they told their story about trying to crack the creative […]

The ABCs of Motion Graphics with CBC designer Earl Cabuhat

Thanks Earl Cabuhat for an amazing session on Friday. Earl mentored our students through the educational pathways the industry, interviewing, persistence and dedication. emphasized The ABCs of Motion .. Always Appropriate , Best Behaviour and Consider Capability.   Check out BBC Gel’s the ABCs of Motion:  http://www.bbc.co.uk/gel/articles/abcs-of-motion Adobe education tips […]

Awesome Sound Design Lecture by @VFS Shane Rees

This morning SislerIDM students explored the dynamic world of Sound Design with VFS Department Head of Sound Design Shane Rees April 5, 2017 —————————– About Shane Rees: Head of Sound Design Department Prior to VFS, Shane served as Head Engineer at Western Post Production. Shane has been recognized with a […]

Overcoming obstacles to become an Actor with Hannah Anderson on Monday, April 3

Overcoming obstacles to become an Actor with Hannah Anderson Live in Sisler Studio 57 on April 3 Learn about the intense joy and struggle of being a female actor in one of the most competitive industries in the world, how to push through rejection, fear, and self doubt, how to […]

Sisler IDM course codes & step by step registration instructions

SISLER HIGH SCHOOL CREATIVE INDUSTRY COURSES Here are some tips when you are registering online: Select ‘Sisler’ as school first, All IDM course with “DM” codes can be easily found under the Vocational category All ICT classes are split into 2 half credit codes.  Students must select both. ICT classes may […]

Get Creative & Industry Ready! Sisler IDM Open House – Feb 23

The Sisler IDM Advantage Check out our Open House on Thursday, February 23 between 6:00 – 9:00 pm VFS-SISLER IDM SCHOLARSHIPS: – Unlimitd Merit scholarships up to $5,100 – Two Excellence in Media scholarships of $3,000 – One Horizon scholarship up to $17,550 – One Women in Acting scholarship of $3,000 […]

Researching, staging & designing backgrounds for storytelling w/ Tomas Pajdlhauser

Researching, staging & designing backgrounds for storytelling w/ Tomas Pajdlhauser Animation, Educational Video Conference, Presentation, Sisler IDM, Soapbox EDucation, Workshop Workshop Theme: Learn how to prepare your scene cinematically for animation. Design a background that is well researched and staged for storytelling. It’s a long process to learn, but these […]

“From the Canadian Prairies to Pixar” A Talk with Pixar’s Sanjay Bakshi on March 1

Connect with Sisler IDM students when they talk Pixar’s  supervising technical director Sanjay Bakshi Workshop Details: Talk theme: From the Canadian Prairies to Pixar Delivered by Pixar’s Sanjay Bakshi room 57 March 1 @ 10:45 am. Sanjay in the News: Interview: Sanjay Bakshi gives us a glimpse into the world […]

Check out the 2016-17 Digital Voices student media showcase – January 25

After a semester of hard work, the time has come. The final student IDM project management Media Showcase will be on January 25, 2017 at 9:00 am. Visual Effects student Kara Vallega Paroxysm Production’s Eli Escend’s game Cinder Updog Productions’s Bound Odyssey

Thinking about taking an IDM course in Semester 2?

Here are the available Sisler IDM, Sisler ICT and Graphic Design courses running in semester 2.  Availability may be limited. Course Name Course Code  Teacher Course Name Course Code  Teacher Slot A Digital Voices (Futures) DM100V4S Mr. Leduc Intro to Film DPDFHR2S Mr. Dyck-Lyons Slot B Digital Voices (IDM PM) DM101V4S  Mr. Leduc […]

Summative Checklist for Digital Voices (IDM Project Management Course)

Attention Digital Voices Students Here is a checklist for your last month of school January 24th – Trailers, Posters & Project Websites (Behance Projects) are due January 25th – Delivery of Final Project Presentations January 27th – Completion of Demo Reels, Course Reflection and Final Individual Portfolio

@SislerIDM students Hold on to your Dream!

I hope this inspires many. Get out there and make some movies! Work on your dreams! Filmmaking is finding a piece of granite and you start to chip away and then you have the shape of a head, the shape of the arm, you can see the shape of the […]

On the 12th day of Star Wars

On the 12th day of Star Wars Mr. Leduc sent to me: Twelve funny parodies Eleven cool droids, Ten awesome video games Nine new cast members, BB8 a rollin’, Seven StormTroopers missing, Six episodes a playin’ at once, Five jammin’ Bith, Four dead Siths, Three ‘real” Jedi ghosts, Two Minutes of […]

On the ninth day of Star Wars

On the ninth day of Star Wars Mr. Leduc sent to me: Nine new cast members, BB8 a rollin’ Seven StormTroopers missing, Six episodes a playin’ at once, Five jammin’ Bith, Four dead Siths, Three ‘real” Jedi ghosts, Two Minutes of Bloopers, and a cartoon from the 70s

Voice Acting, ADR, and WALLA Workshop w/ Once Upon A Time’s Michael Coleman – Monday, December 12

Voice Acting, ADR, and WALLA Workshop w/ Once Upon A Time’s Michael Coleman A Mid-Ocean School of Media Arts & School Creative collaborative Workshop Michael Coleman  9:00 am – 11:30 am Sisler High School – theory 12:45 pm – 3:15 pm MOSMA – Hands on Location: Sisler High School 9:00am – 9:45am […]

On the second day of Star Wars

On the second day of Star Wars On the second day till Star Wars Mr. Leduc showed to me 2 Minutes of Bloopers and a cartoon from the 70s IF YOU ENJOY THIS CLIP PLEASE BUY THE BOOK! PLEASE NOTE – There is no sound on the first few clips – […]

On the first day of Star Wars

On the first day till Star Wars On the first day till Star Wars Mr. Leduc showed to the class & me: A cartoon from the 70s George Lucas is commonly quoted as saying that if he had the time and a hammer, he would personally “smash” every bootlegged copy of […]