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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS and LECTURES

Alex Hamilton-Brown

If you would like to book Alex for an event please don’t hesitate to contact us by phone or email to ahambro4405@gmail.com
or by using the convenient form on the ORDERs page.

Drawing upon his wide international film making experience, Alex is a popular speaker at public and private venues in both Canada and the U.S.  His talks are highly informative and entertaining; they include engaging film extracts from directors such as David Lean, in which Lean talks about three of his greatest films:

  • “Lawrence of Arabia,” “Passage to India,”and “Bridge over the River Kwai.”

Talks on other films include:

  • Alfred Hitchcock’s “North by Northwest.”
  • Jerry Zucker’s “Ghost.”
  • Michael Curtiz’s “Casablanca.”

MOVIE MAKING for educational institutions. For example, art, archeology and architecture, Alex gives a two-hour seminar with examples from his own films. He also teaches a two hour SCREENPLAY STRUCTURE course, based on his U.K. Feature Film experience.

Review: “absolutely fascinating and most enlightening.” - NHHS educator.

VANCOUVER

Alex devised the first Film Course for the Center for Digital Imaging and Sound. He taught the course from 1996 to 1999.

Student reviews: “Ten out of ten.”

TORONTO

Guest lecturer: Ryerson University, Toronto, Third Year Film Course
Guest lecturer: Sheridan College, Oakville, Film Course

U.S.A.

Princeton University: Guest lecturer with New Age film “Findhorn.”

Harvard University: Guest Producer/writer. Adapted Maxwell Anderson’s “Miracle of the Danube” for WNBC Boston, with the Harvard Drama Club.

JUROR

Canada Council for the Arts
Academy of Canadian Film and Television (Gemini Awards, Chair for Best Dramatic Series)

OTHER ACCOMPLISHMENTS

ART

  • Winner of the Best Oil Painting for the Bancroft Summer Exhibition, 2008