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The Alberta Media Production Industries Association (AMPIA) has been supporting and promoting the growth of Media production in Alberta since 1973. Our members are industry leaders, award-winning artists, and producers with international influence.
We have over 300 members who we promote, advocate for, and enrich the careers of through networking opportunities and professional development workshops. Find out what we can do for you!
We’re kicking the season off with a Professional Development Weekend (March 1-2, 2014 in Edmonton, AB). Get a crash course in all the industry essentials, including producing, networking, and pitching.
Become a Member now! Apply here.
Current members can renew their fees by calling the AMPIA office 780-944-0707 or 1-800-814-7779. All renewals must be processed by January 31, 2014.
Rogers Media and The Alberta Media Production Industries Association (AMPIA) announced today the second round of successful applicants of the Rogers Development Fund, a newly created development initiative that benefits local production communities. Ten candidates overall were successful, five candidates in Stream One, and five candidates in Stream Two. The successful applicants are as follows:
BURNS FILMS LTD (Calgary, Alberta)
ENRIQUEPOE MOVING PICTURES INC (Calgary, Alberta)
RED CZARINA ENTERTAINMENT (Winnipeg, Manitoba)
SEVEN24 FILMS INC (Calgary, Alberta)
VOICE PICTURES INC (Calgary, Alberta)
ACIMOSTAKEWIN PRODUCTIONS (Edmonton, Alberta)
ANIMORALDA MEDIA (Edmonton, Alberta)
BATTY JEWEL PRODUCTIONS INC (Stony Plain, Alberta)
ROLU MEDIA INC (Edmonton, Alberta)
SOGO PRODUCTIONS (Winnipeg, Manitoba)
“Having been part of the jury, I was very excited to see the continued level of excellence in the submissions,”said Nataline Rodrigues, Director of Original Programming, Rogers Media. “We congratulate all the finalists and look forward to seeing their promising projects develop to the next phase.”
“Once again, we are pleased to help develop original content in the provinces of Alberta and Manitoba,” said Bill Evans, Executive Director, Alberta Media Production Industries Association (AMPIA).
The Rogers Development Fund is a revolving loan program which provides funding to support the independent producers of Alberta and Manitoba in the creation of new and innovative projects in television, film, and digital media. The Rogers Development Fund is available to individual Canadian producers or production companies who have been residents of Alberta or Manitoba for at least one year.
The Rogers Development Fund is governed by a committee of Canadian media industry leaders who determine the successful applicants. The third round of the Fund will begin accepting loan applications on February 3, 2014.
AMPIA is now accepting nominations for the The 2014 Alberta Film & Television Awards (Rosie Awards). We are excited to announce that five new or updated categories have been added to reflect the expanding media industry in Alberta.