Don't miss out on this great mentorship opportunity!
Yukon Film Society, YF&SC and SPYA have teamed up to offer the Yukon Mentorship Initiative. This program provides Yukon based producers, directors and crew with the opportunity to be mentored by a filmmaker or industry professional of their own choosing.
Next deadlines for intake are: November 21, 2016 (Intake #4) More Info
Yukon Filmmakers Fund
The purpose of the program is to deliver funding to Yukon film and video professionals to assist them in developing viable careers and businesses making films and videos for broadcast or commercial release.
To be eligible, the applicant must be a Canadian citizen or have landed immigrant status and must have lived in Yukon for at least one continuous year prior to the award deadline.
There are two intakes each year with a June 1st and December 1st deadline.
Northwestel Community TV can trigger development applications to the Canadian Media Fund through the Northern Incentive. Deadline for 2016-17 applications is Dec 1st. If anyone would like to explore this option in more detail please contact Chris McNutt at Northwestel - firstname.lastname@example.org/ 867.393.7669.
Congratulations to SPYA member Kelly Milner for her Award won at the BANFF Mountain Film Festival for her movie SHIFT last week! Keep up the great work!
Tuesday night with Andrew Connors learning about festivals, networking, chatting about projects and everything in between! Much was learned from Andrew Connors' expertise and experience in the industry.
Looking forward to future Micro Workshops!
Tonight: A Special Filmmakers Round Table
Meet and greet with Stephanie McArthur - Industry Programs Manager HotDocs at the Birch and Bear from 7pm to 9pm. Snack foods and cash bar will be provided.
HotDocs Industry Conference: A Primer for Filmmakers Saturday November 19th 9:30am -11:30am
Artist Studio - Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre
$10 YFS Production Member, $20 General
Yukon Film Society and Hot Docs are pleased to announce that Stephanie McArthur, Director of Industry Programs at Hot Docs, will be in Whitehorse for two days of workshops and talks to help you get your documentary and factual projects ready for further development at the ALFF 2017 Industry conference (Feb 4 to 10, 2017) and the Hot Docs Industry Conference (May 2017).