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Joel Schulz

Joel provides us with thirty years of project management, broadcasting and teaching expertise and connections in the telecommunications, IT, financial and screen industries. He holds a graduate degree in Project Management from the University of Calgary.

INTERVIEW WITH THE FILM COMMISSIONER: LUKE AZEVEDO

by Shannon Buckley – Managing Editor To officially kickoff The Reel Can’s first few issues, we have chosen to introduce a few of the amazing people in Calgary who spend their days working to further the Alberta film industry. Kicking…

No Comments / 143 View / February 5, 2014

URBAN LOCATION ONLY CHOICE FOR FILM STUDIO

by Joel Schulz – The Reel Can Publisher Yesterday, Culture Minister Heather Klimchuk announced the awarding of the contract to develop the Southern Alberta film studio to Calgary Economic Development. Although there were other submissions to the Honourable Minister to…

No Comments / 95 View / February 5, 2014

I’VE HEARD THE MERMAIDS SINGING: PROVIDING A FRESH FEMINIST PERSPECTIVE THAT GOES AGAINST THE CLASSICAL HOLLYWOOD FRAMEWORK

by Penelope MacGillivray  –  University of Calgary From characters that lack meaning to the uncertainties surrounding the genre, Patricia Rozema’s I’ve Heard the Mermaids Singing (1897) has been received by critics as more of a whimsical female journey rather than…

1 Comment / 512 View / February 5, 2014

WEARABLE ART LANDS ON PLANET: LADY COX DESIGNS

by Joel Schulz – The Reel Can Publisher On Friday September 4th, The Planet Art Gallery at 1451 14 St. SW is hosting the Meet the Artists event starting at starting at 5 PM. We are proud that The Reel…

No Comments / 38 View / October 2, 2013

STEVE SCHROEDER: GREAT FILM FESTIVAL

by Shannon Buckley – The Reel Can Staff Writer For the past 13 years, near the end of September, the Calgary International Film Festival runs. People line up to see up-and-coming, and established, directors showcase their first or latest work…

No Comments / 26 View / October 2, 2013

CIFF 2013: A COMPELLING REASON TO WATCH FILM

by Shannon Buckley – The Reel Can Staff Writer Having just come from the CIFF 2013’s Alberta Spirit Gala, it was discouraging to see the differences in audience attendance between the gala and the other screenings so far. The Alberta…

No Comments / 28 View / September 24, 2013

BENJAMIN ROSS HAYDEN’S VISION FOR FUTURE UNVEILED AT CIFF

by Steph Reynolds – The Reel Can Contributing Writer An imaginative glance into the future of a humanity completely reliant on technology. ‘Agophobia is a neologism meaning fear of the past,’ explains screenwriter/director Benjamin Ross Hayden. In this context, though,…

No Comments / 70 View / September 24, 2013

SAIT FILM AND VIDEO PRODUCTION ADVISORY COMMITTEE ELECTS JOEL SCHULZ VICE-CHAIR AND CHAIR FOR 2014

Today, our Managing Editor, Joel Schulz, was elected Vice-Chair for 2013, and Chair for 2014, of the SAIT Film and Video Production Advisory Committee. Alberta Buzz has always been, and always will be, committed to seeing promising filmmakers have the…

No Comments / 27 View / May 4, 2013

CALGARY UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL – TEN YEARS AND GOING STRONG

by Joel Schulz – Managing Editor Brenda Lieberman, Director and Programmer extraordinaire of the Calgary Underground Film Festival, is once again bringing Calgarians an exciting week of film, galas, and after parties. Now in its 10th year, with no signs of…

1 Comment / 38 View / April 15, 2013

SAIT ANNOUNCES GIANT LEAP INTO DIGITAL PRODUCTION

by Joel Schulz – Managing Editor Today the SAIT Film and Video Production department head, Dr. Steve Olson, announced the addition of an ARRI Alexa Camera to their lineup of equipment available for advanced film students to gain experience with….

No Comments / 35 View / October 18, 2012