Film Screening: SparkTruck

“If we can help kids think of themselves as people that can make anything, we can help them think of themselves as people that can do anything.”

Join us at YuKonstruct for a special screening of SparkTruck: A Maker Journey on Thursday, May 26, 2016.

SYNOPSIS
SparkTruck: A Maker Journey tells the story of SparkTruck’s inaugural road trip across the United States in the summer of 2012. SparkTruck is a step-van full of 21st century maker tools that visits schools, museums, and community centers to run hands-on workshops with elementary and middle school students. SparkTruck promotes design thinking as a problem solving skill and encourages kids to find their inner maker. As the co-founders of the project Jason Chua and Eugene Korsunskiy travel across the country making little vibrating robots, creature-launchers, and laser-cut stamps with the kids they discover how the act of making and building can teach kids that they can make a real impact in the world.

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CREDITS
Produced by Eugene Korsunskiy, Jason Chua & Duygu Eruçman
Directed and Edited by Duygu Eruçman
Animation by Anthony Weeks
Music by Jeremy Castillo & Rich Michalowski
Sound Mix by Dan Olmsted

CONTACT US

NORTHLIGHT INNOVATION
  2180, 2nd Avenue, Whitehorse
  (867) 457-0150
  info@yukonstruct.com

HOURS OF OPERATION
NorthLight Innovation
Mon – Fri: 9am to 5pm
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Wed – Sun: 1pm to 9pm
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Mon – Fri: 9am – 5pm

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