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episodes: April 2012 Archives

WAM April 28-29 Framed

This year, the focus of the camp is on zombies. More on that in a moment. And for the first time, Framed is moving outside St. John’s and heading to the West Coast, to Corner Brook and Stephenville.

With partnership involvement and support from the College of the North Atlantic, Sir Wilfred Grenfell College and the Nfld and Lab Film development corporation, Jana Gillis and seven other post-secondary students will film a script by Jana, who is a past winner of the Rant Like Rick contest. Jackie Hynes from the Women’s Filem Festival will serve as mentor to the group.

I spoke with Jana and Jackie this week and began by asking Jackie to tell us about Framed.

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WAM April 28-29 Arts Council Cuts

The provincial budget came down this week, and some members of the arts community are concerned that promises have not been kept. We’ll have a panel to discuss the topic in the last half hour of today’s Weekend AM.

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WAM April 28-29 Liner Notes Pilot to Bombadier

Today’s Liner Notes guest has turned a solo passion into a gathering of some of the city’s hottest musicians to help on his debut CD,”Juliet on Fire Keep Clear”.

“Pilot to Bombardier” is Bryan Power’s solo project. He likes it that way. It gives him total control. In fact he’s heading out on a solo European Tour followed by a road trip though Eastern Canada.

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