Working With Actors

A unique reach-ahead opportunity for students in the Arts & Culture and Information and Communications Technology streams! Led by three industry experts, this interactive workshop will provide valuable tips on how to direct, light and record your scenes for maximum impact!

Date: Friday October 20th

Time: 9:30am to 11:45am

Location: Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, Grand Ballroom, East Room

Tickets: $60/student (non-OYFF Members) or $40/student (OYFF Members)


Romy Goulem

Fanshawe College

Romy is an experienced independent filmmaker, freelance director, cinematographer and editor with over 20 years of industry involvement in Montreal, Toronto and London. Romy’s work has been featured on major networks such as CTV, CBC, MuchMusic, The Life Network, Discovery, Vision TV and Slice. His films, including award-winning features like The Drive and The Tar Ponds Loonie Give-Away, have been widely screened and recognized globally.

Derek Lamoreux


Derek is a London-born filmmaker and entrepreneur. He has worked on a variety of award-winning commercials, documentaries and narrative content that have been screened worldwide. He also has over a decade of diverse experience producing and directing. Derek’s work has been distributed to theatres and online streaming platforms such as Netflix. He is currently the Chief Creative Officer at reux Agency and is the founder of Setready Film Rentals.

Kevin Gallant


Kevin is a highly skilled audio engineer and content creator at the Ontario Institute of Audio Recording Technology (OIART). He boasts a diverse skill set that he has employed across multiple platforms. Kevin’s specialty is location sound and post-production for commercials, short films and voice-over acting.

Seating is limited. Don’t miss out on your chance to bring your students this unique workshop!