Revelation Film Festival 2014

2016 Films

ATOM WA Media Education Seminar

Presented in association with the Revelation Perth International Film Festival

The Australian Teachers of Media (ATOM) is an independent, non-profit, professional association promoting the study of media.

Publishing the excellent critical journal Metro, ATOM is Australia’s primary conduit between industry, discussion and education. This Media Education Seminar is a one-day event for Year 11 & 12 media students and their teachers.

It is crafted by ATOM WA and run by experienced media educators and film industry professionals.  A day not to be missed!

Wednesday July 13th
Central Institute of Technology, Aberdeen St, Northbridge 

Register here for the whole day including screening.
Register here for just the 4pm screening


9:30am – 9:45am Registration 
Sign in, check session selections, network with teachers and students
30 Aberdeen St 

9:45am – 10:45am - Choice of...
Independent Film lecture
Richard Sowada
Covering aspects of the Unit 3, Year 12 ATAR course with insider knowledge of independent films

Music Video lecture John McMullan
Covering aspects of the Unit 1, Year 11 ATAR course with specific attention paid to analysing music videos 

Journalism lecture – James McHale
Covering aspects of the Unit 2, Year 11 ATAR course with specific attention paid to TV News production  


11am – 12:30pm Choice of...

Production Submission Guidelines ATOM WA presidentBrad Minchin,
Outlines the things to know for 2016 Production Submission

Communication Models and Theories Steven Maras
uns through some communication models and theories and how they link in with the study of audiences, and issues of influence and interpretation 

The Individual Filmmaker – Imogen Sweeney, High achieving 2015 graduate (Production Submission)
Runs through the creation of her film “Ascension” in relation to the 2015 Production Submission guidelines 


1:20pm – 3:30pm Choice of...

Post-Production Sound Kim Siragusa
Runs through all the elements that are required to create a soundscape for a film

Camera Operation Rusty Geller
Looks at effective use of camera, including DSLR operation for shooting video and camera movement ideas on a budget 

Stills Camera Operation – Des Birt
Runs through DSLR functions and settings for capturing perfect images for a range of photography topics 


ATOM WA, in association with Revelation Film Festival and The State Library of Western Australia, present MEDIA PERSPECTIVES, a showcase of the top (copyright-free) Year 12 Media productions from 2015. 

Screening at The State Library of Western Australia Theatre, Francis St NORTHBRIDGE 

  • Tickets for the screening are $10
  • If you've registered for the Seminar day, tickets for the screening are included so the admission fee is for those attending the screening only.

Register here for the whole day including screening.
Register here for just the 4pm screening


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