Lisa Meeches joins Banff Television Festival Foundation’s board of directors

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Lisa will speak at the Meet the BANFF Board of Directors and Content Advisory Board event on June 16 as part of the BANFF World Media Festival.

Corner Gas Animated announces final season

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The fourth and final season will air on CTV Comedy Channel starting July 5.

Watch now! NSI program managers at the heart of training

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Your donation goes directly to support their work. They each made a short video (just a few minutes) so you can learn more about their work and hear what has inspired them.

APTN, Indigenous Music Awards and NSI want you to become the next TikTok star!

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Submit your video with music from one of the selected Indigenous artists to the TikTok Rock Out competition for your chance to win a cash prize! Deadline is June 14.

Focal Point: DOC Institute honours Lisa Jackson with Vanguard Award

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The Vanguard Award honours a mid-career filmmaker nominated by their peers for advancing the documentary craft and elevating the next generation of filmmakers.

Orlando Braun’s documentary Ode To My Father airs nationally on CBC

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Airing on CBC and CBC Gem June 19, the film follows Jorge Requena Ramos’ personal story of life after his father’s suicide.

Job opportunity: The Racial Equity Media Collective now hiring research and policy manager

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REMC is based in Toronto, but welcomes applicants from across the country for this 12-month remote contract position.

Nathaniel Magbanua receives funding through Winnipeg Film Group’s Manitoba Film and Music First Film Fund

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Nathaniel was awarded $2K in cash and $2K in services for his short film, Taxi Night, about a young woman and her sinister cab driver.

Job opportunity: DOC now hiring communications and membership coordinator

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This is a full-time, permanent position supported by the Young Canada Works program. Application deadline is June 13.

Applications now open for imagineNATIVE’s professional development labs

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Apply now for imagineNATIVE’s Directors’ Lab and Screenwriting Lab. The deadline to apply for either lab is June 28.

Alumni films currently in production with the National Film Board

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Short films from Lori Lozinski (pictured) and Janine Windolph, and a feature film from Hayley Gray, are all greenlit for production.

Stream Jeremy Lutter’s new detective podcast, Ghost Town Killer, on podcast platforms now

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Paranormal investigator turned journalist Lilith Black searches for her sister’s killer within her isolated hometown which is on the verge of financial ruin.