BOTIF is the latest project by Singapore Buddhist Mission (Youth). It comprises of an 8-week Basic Filmmaking Course conducted free by volunteers for all youths from SBM and the Buddhist community in Singapore and it culminates with the participants making their own Buddhist-themed short films.
BOTIF is a play on the words Bodhi and Motif and encapsulates the spirit and aspiration of its volunteers and participants to create moving images inspired by the Triple Gems.
Lesson 1: Introduction to Filmmaking 14 May
Lesson 2: Buddhist Films 21 May
Lesson 3: Directing 28 May
Lesson 4: Editing 4 June
Lesson 5: Cinematography 11 June
Lesson 6: Producing 25 June
Lesson 7: Script Writing 2 July
Lesson 8: Basic Acting 9 July
Location: Singapore Buddhist Mission