INPUT Comes to Calgary

INPUT – the International Public Television Conference is coming to Calgary May 8-12.

INPUT is an affordable, unique and influential international public television screening event that has been held in cities around the world since 1977. A global meeting point for producers, directors, writers and creators that come together to view and discuss the most innovative content being shown by public broadcasters around the world. Inspiring and innovative documentaries, dramas, webisodes, and programming that you won’t see anywhere else.

The Canadian Selection My Heart Attack.
The Canadian Selection My Heart Attack.

Over 700 producers, directors, writers and content creators from around the world will gather in Calgary for INPUT 2016. Each session ends with a moderated discussion between the creators and delegates on the programming being screened and each day offers time for social events and networking to build connections.

INPUT International Public Television Conference
http://inputcalgary.com/

Mohawk Girls
The Canadian Selection Mohawk Girls

INPUT prides itself on presenting programs that inspire creativity and stir strong debate. This year’s lineup delivers on that promise!

NSI & TELUS WORKSHOPS

The National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI) is pleased to announce its newest training initiative presented in partnership with TELUS Optik™ Local, a series of workshops entitled FROM CONCEPT TO CAMERA: Developing Your Story for the Screen.

Workshops will be held in Fort McMurray, Red Deer and Edmonton, and are free to attend. Training is delivered by NSI facilitators Rudy Thauberger, Mike Fly and Angela Heck. Emerging filmmakers and mid-career professionals are encouraged to attend this professional development opportunity to help develop their own projects and network with other filmmakers and content creators. TELUS will also provide information about its TELUS Optik Local grants and TELUS STORYHIVE.

All workshops take place from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Workshop dates and locations

Workshops are free of charge but registration is required. To register, email your name, contact information and which session you would like to attend (community and date) to: OptikLocal@telus.com.

Sponsor The ROSIES

THE ROSIES is the annual Gala for the Alberta Film & Television Awards and the primary fundraiser for the Alberta Media Production Industries Association (AMPIA). The evening brings out Alberta’s brightest stars and industry professionals to honour and celebrate the year’s best in production. Over fifty Rosie Awards will be presented, recognizing excellence in all aspects of Alberta’s screen-based content.

Sponsors receive tickets to The Rosies Gala, enjoying an evening of live entertainment and a three-course meal at the Hyatt Regency Imperial Ballroom in Calgary on Saturday, May 7, 2016. Celebrate with the creators of Alberta’s leading documentaries, feature films and internationally acclaimed television series!  It’s an event not to be missed! View our 2016 Sponsorship deck to learn more.

New Sponsorship Opportunities!

The Event Photography Sponsor puts your brand in the spotlight! Over 300 nominees will have their photos taken with YOUR LOGO in the background. This opportunity delivers the highest visibility possible and provides a seamless promotional exposure both during and well after the event.  Find out more here.

Alberta Media Production Industries Association