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Industry Holiday Mixer

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AMPIA was part of the northern Industry Mixer in Edmonton this week. The party was hosted by DOC Alberta, AMPIA, FAVA, ACTRA, IATSE 210, and the Directors Guild of Canada with generous sponsorship from the Edmonton Film Commission and Alberta Film. Click here for photos!

The southern Media Arts Mash-Up will be taking place in Calgary tonight, put on by Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers (CSIF) along with AMAAS, CUFF, Calgary Cinematheque, CIFF and EMMEDIA. For more info, please click here.

 

Banff World Media Festival Recap

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What a whirlwind! It seemed like every corner you rounded in Banff, a pitch was being thrown at a broadcaster, a writer was talking to a producer, or you were struggling to remember a name from last night’s “networking” party…like the AMPIA 40th Anniversary Party!

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Above: (Left to right) Executive Director Bill Evans leads the crowd in “Happy Birthday Dear AMPIA” while AMPIA President Joe Novak and Deputy Minister of Alberta Culture, Barry Day cut the 40th Anniversary Cake.

Thank you to all who helped us celebrate and to our partners: Alberta Film, the Government of Alberta, Banff World Media Festival, Calgary Economic Development – Calgary Film Commission, and Edmonton Film Commission.