Message from the Chair – Christine Magee

Message from the Chair – Christine Magee

As the new Chair of the Advisory Committee, I look forward to continuing what Hartley T. Richardson, former Chair, has so passionately advocated and started since the inception of the Talent Fund. Supporting and championing the careers and talents of emerging artists...
Firecrackers receives global accolades

Firecrackers receives global accolades

First-time director Jasmin Mozaffari was one of the five helmers at the 2018 AFM Independent Director Roundtable featured by The Hollywood Reporter. “I made this film for less than $250,000, so if it gets any theatrical release, that would be an achievement. But it...
Emerging filmmakers celebrated at Palm Springs and Los Angeles

Emerging filmmakers celebrated at Palm Springs and Los Angeles

On the opening night of the Palm Springs International Film Festival (January 6th), Talent Fund Advisory Committee member Carol Hill along with her husband Paul hosted an annual private reception in their Indian Wells home where generous guests got to meet and mingle...
7th Canadian Screen Awards: Spotlight on films and rising stars

7th Canadian Screen Awards: Spotlight on films and rising stars

The Canadian Screen Awards was nothing short of rising stars this year! The ceremony gave a glimpse of the future of Canada’s new generation of storytellers in film and television. The Talent Fund is extremely proud to have supported the following first feature films...