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Professional Development

AMPIA-CTS Mentorship Program Successful Applicants

By Professional Development

AMPIA and Crossroads Television System (CTS) are pleased to announce the recipients of the new AMPIA/CTS Mentorship program. The successful applicants are:

  • Alexis Templeton, who will be working with Jonathan Joffe Pictures training as an Producer Intern;
  • Sol Walters, who will be working with Mighty Motion Pictures as a Producer & Director Intern;
  • Zac Peetsma, who will be working with Keen Eye Cameras as a Producer & Cinematographer Intern.

Each successful mentorship candidate and mentor company will receive $4000 to offset their wages, and will have until May 31, 2014 to complete their projects. The AMPIA-CTS Mentorship program is funded through a sponsorship by CTS and is administered by AMPIA.

Read the full press release here.

Alberta Storytellers on Screen

By Professional Development

The Alberta Media Production Industry Association (AMPIA), the Writers Guild of Canada and the Book Publishers Association of Alberta (BPAA) hosted a coming together of Alberta television, film and digital platform producers with writers and publishers. This was a unique opportunity to further the collaboration of written content with potential screen adaptations and expand Alberta storytelling across multiple platforms.  For pictures from the event, click here.

Thank you to the partners and panelists who helped put this two day workshop together.

 

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