Posted on: Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

WIFTA Presents A Free Screening Event of India’s Daughter

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WIFTA PRESENTS A FREE SCREENING OF INDIA’S DAUGHTER

India’s Daughter featuring a Q&A with Leslee Udwin

Date: Saturday May 14, 2016

Place: NAIT Shaw Theatre – 11762 – 106 Street Edmonton, Alberta

Time: Doors open at 6:30 pm

  • Screening at 7 pm
  • Networking Mixer/Cash-Bar/Appetizers to follow


Posted on: Friday, April 15th, 2016

$400 DISCOUNT FOR BANFF MEDIA FESTIVAL

GET A $400 DISCOUNT for the Banff World Media Festival.

USE PROMO CODE WIFTA16BANFF when registering.

Go to: http://banffmediafestival.com/tickets/

Offer ends on April 22, 2016

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Posted on: Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

WIFTA Board of Directors Nominees for the Alberta Film & Television Rosie Awards

Congratulations to the WIFTA Board of Directors who were nominated for the Alberta Film & Television Rosie Awards. Laura Vinson was nominated for BEST ORIGINAL MUSICAL SCORE (non-fiction over 30 minutes) for Mountain Mustang. Jesse Szymanski, Producer for Prairie Dog Film + Television was nominated for BEST DRAMATIC SERIES and for BEST PRODUCTION REFLECTING CULTURAL DIVERSITY for Blackstone. Susan Feddema-Leonard, Producer for People & Peaks Productions was nominated for BEST DOCUMENTARY SERIES and as BEST CINEMATOGRAPHER ((non-fiction over 30 minutes) for Mountain Mustang.

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Posted on: Thursday, April 7th, 2016

ARTS TALK PANEL DISCUSSION

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Check out WIFTA’s Vice President, Jesse Szymanski, who was featured on the ARTS TALK Panel Discussion. The show should air Monday April 11 for 2 weeks, weekdays at 12:30pm and again, later that day.  A link will be made available 2 weeks after broadcast on the Arts Talk page.

Seated second from left to right is  Matthew Altheim, Executive producer of Nordic filmworks, Jesse Szymanski of Modern Muse Media, and Ava Karvonen of Reel Girls Media Inc. Thanks goes to Tricia Maskoske the Volunteer Coordinator at Shaw and Sarah Mallory Piper King Exeuctive Producer/Television Producer Tachyon Production Studios.