Meet Mr. Tim Beers, Grammar's Media Arts Teacher
Grammar's Media Arts program is taught by Grammar's Media Arts Teacher, Mr. Tim Beers. Mr. Beers joined Grammar in 2014 to lead the Media Arts program after creating the nationally acclaimed Media Arts program at Pickering College. He has vast experience as a filmmaker, having written and directed several short narrative films as well as documentaries that screened at festivals locally and abroad. Along with his projects, he has taken a variety of filmmaking training courses through the Atlantic Filmmakers Cooperative (AFCOOP), Nova Scotia College of Art and Design (NSCAD), Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto (LIFT) and Ryerson University.
Over his career, his students’ films have been awarded over 100 selections to various film festivals, winning over 30 awards. Tim is passionate about providing young people with the opportunity to express themselves through the art of filmmaking.
As an educator and experienced filmmaker, Mr. Beers helps Grammar students excel by sparking their passion and appreciation for film that follows them after graduation.