Sonya Ballantyne wins RBC Emerging Filmmakers Competition at Gimli Film Festival

Congratulations to Sonya Ballantyne (current NSI New Voices student) who just won the RBC Emerging Filmmakers Competition at Gimli Film Festival yesterday for her film Crash Site.

Sonya receives $10,000 to make her film courtesy of RBC, a $1,000 gift certificate courtesy of William F. White, a premiere screening of her film at next year’s Gimli Film Festival and a mentorship with NSI program manager Elise Swerhone.

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5 comments

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  2. right on congrats there sonya,, way to go :) good luck,,

  3. Agnes Ballantyne-Furgala

    Way to go Sonya … Your parents are so proud!

  4. Tania Pranteau

    Congrats Sonya from your fellow 2003 graduate Tania Pranteau Sooo happy for you

  5. michelle aitkenhead

    congratulations Sonya! You are in great hands with Elise as your mentor. looking forward to seeing your film next year at the GFF! Michelle

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