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The original 2006 WordLoveWorldLove documentary, linked Grade Four students from Cleveland Elementary in North Vancouver, BC, Canada with a Sister School in tsunami - stricken Kalmunai, Sri Lanka. It is a one hour program for broadcast and the educational market, directed and produced by Tony Papa, created, co-produced and co-written by Donna Williams. It has been well - received by all ages and is being distributed by National Film Board of Canada and Avanti Pictures Corporation.

The WordLoveWordLove Project Creator/Producer Donna Williams is currently developing the project into four comprehensive components: Documentary Film, an International School Network, Teacher Resources and a Global Gallery.

Linking with literacy, children empower children with the simplicity of words.

 

Achievements of the Original WordLoveWorldLove Documentary include:

TV Broadcast
Dec 2006

• TV Ontario and
• MChannel

Awards 2007

KIDSFIRST International Family Film Festival.
BEST DOCUMENTARY

Houston International Film Festival
BEST EDITING
  

Distribution

2008 National Film Board
DVD and Teachers Guide available at
www.onf-nfb.gc.ca

 

 

 

 

 

 

2007 Film Festival Selections include:

KIDFIRST Film Festival (Santa Fe, New Mexico)  screening booked a:
- Arts for Range Children Festival (Ironwood, Michigan)
- Plymouth Christian Youth Center (Minneapolis, Minnesota),
Houston International Film Festival
International Family Film Festival (Burbank, California)
Calgary International Film festival
Powell River Film Festival
Reflections of Spirit: Films of Tony Papa/Unity in Greensboro (North Carolina)
Reel Sista Hood Film Festival (Vancouver, BC)

Additional screenings

Vancouver International Film Centre

Exhibits

Word on the Street Book and Magazine Festival:  Exhibitors in 2005, 2006, 2007

Kids Around the World Children Museum Society - Kaleidoscope Festival:  2006

North Vancouver  Art Commission Marketplace:  2006, 2007

Educational Conferences 2007

Coquitlam Teachers’ Association - Encompass Conference
Silbury Centre, Gifted Children’s Association of BC, “In the Spirit of Expression” Conference
 
- DreamTree for Make A Wish Foundation

Educational  Resource

Endorsed by:

BC Principal's Association
North Vancouver Board of Trustees
North Vancouver PAC


Professional Healthcare

Vancouver Art Therapy Institute
Practitioner and teaching resource

Vancouver Public Library

2006 Bookcamp - Guest speakers and Wordshop - WordLove creator and Art Therapist

Publications

2006 and 2007 Anthology, 
VPL Canadian Book Camp - Endnotes by WordLove Creator
Bookcover by WordLove student

Funding

The film was produced with the support of the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), TVOntario, M-Channel, BC Arts Council, Private Sponsors, Student Fundraising, and with Local Partner NGO, Rose Charities.

 
   
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