Female genre filmmakers: From Our Dark Side online info session, Dec. 17

About From Our Dark Side on WIFT website

National contest From Our Dark Side is seeking the best in Canadian women-driven genre film ideas by January 4, 2016.

A brief online Q&A about the contest will be held on December 17 at 9 a.m. PST via the Zoom video conference tool.

During the Q&A session, questions will be answered by ‪From Our Dark Side producer Sharon McGowan, administrator Katja De Bock and 2015 recipient Carleen Kyle.

For information and instructions on how to participate, email office@womeninfilm.ca. There is limited space available.

To enter the contest itself, you need to submit a three to five page genre film outline. Winners receive a mentorship package designed to help get a feature-length project to the next stage. No previous film writing experience is necessary.

Ten projects will be shortlisted and juried by top genre creators. Five projects will be selected for mentorship.

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From Our Dark Side is sponsored by Super Channel, Telefilm Canada and Creative BC. The information session is hosted by the National Screen Institute and the National Film Board, North West Centre.

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