“Speaking Michif” Lessons in Michif-Cree for the Whole Family
#Next150 Challenge “Welcoming Indigenous Languages”
7th Women in View On Screen Executive Report

Women in View’s 7th On Screen Report documents women’s employment in Canada’s publicly funded film, …

Aboriginal Employment and Training
Aboriginal Populations in Canadian Cities

Research and statistics about Aboriginal People in Canada.

Academy of Canadian Film

Discover resources and programs about the Canadian film industry, offered by the Academy of Canadian …

Alberta: Screen Funding Programs

Provides screen-based funding for the creation of Alberta-made content and stories.

Alianait Arts Festival (Iqaluit, Nunavut)
Alliance of Women Directors

Non-profit organization dedicated to increasing the number of women and gender non-binary directors working in …

AMAAS: Media Arts Sponsorship in Alberta

Sponsorship program to support media art projects, presentations, performances, and productions in Alberta, Canada.

American Indian Film Festival

We learn about Indigenous culture and take control of our health and wellness.

APTN: Indigenous Scholarship Program

The Aboriginal Peoples Television Network offers scholarships to First Nation, Inuit, or Métis students living …

APTN: Internships and Jobs

APTN provides paid internship and work experience opportunities to Indigenous post-secondary students.

Arica Nativa: International Rural and Indigenous Film Festival,
Art of the Real, Film at Lincoln Centre
Artic Indigenous Film Fund

Supports films and filmmakers with Indigenous origins.

Asinabka Film and Media Arts Festival
Assembly of First Nations

AFN supports First Nations in Canada through discussions, advocacy, legal analysis, and building relationships with …

Assembly of First Nations – Language resources
Athena Film Festival: Creative Development Program Fund

Helps filmmakers from underrepresented backgrounds with funding and skills for women-centered film projects.

Athena Women Film Festival
Audible Indigenous Writers Circle

Six-month mentorship and workshop program for emerging First Nations, Inuit and Métis writers in Canada …

Augsburg College: Film Studies

The Augsburg University film program offers a comprehensive study in film-making, combining practical skills with …

Australian Birrarangga Youth Film Festival

Short film made by youth from Ayacucho.

Available Light Film Festival
Banff Centre: Indigenous Leadership Programs

Banff Centre’s Indigenous Leadership programs help leaders learn how to set goals, take focused action, …

Beendigen’s Talk4Healing Helpline

Free support and services to ensure women and children have a safe environment to live …

Bell Media Youth Training Initiative
Bell Media: Funding Programs

Support for Canadian media content makers

Big Sky Documentary Film Festival
Bill C-91 June 21, 2019 (Canada)
BIPOC Writers Resources

Film festivals, fellowships, mentorships, and more for BIPOC writers.

Birrarangga Film Festival
Boomerang Festival
California’s American Indian and Indigenous Film Festival
Canada Council for Aboriginal Business

Mission is to promote, strengthen and enhance a prosperous Indigenous economy through the fostering of …

Canada Council: Arts Grant

Programs that support artists, arts professionals, groups and organizations in Canada.

Canada Council: Indigenous Arts Grant

Support for Indigenous individuals, groups, and arts organizations to strengthen the Indigenous arts community.

Canada Gov. – Teaching and Learning Resources for Aboriginal Languages
Canada Media Fund
Canada’s New Indigenous Language Office
Canadian Aboriginal Syllabics – Omniglot
Canadian Film Centre

Intensive programs in film, television, screen acting, music, and digital/immersive media.

Canadian Indigenous Languages and Literacy Development …
Capilano University: Indigenous Digital Filmmaking Diploma

The Indigenous Digital Filmmaking programs at CapU offer high quality creative and technical training for …

CBC: Workshops

This series connects industry organizations with emerging producers and underrepresented content creators, providing insights on …

CBC/Radio-Canada : 2022-2025 Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Plan

This plan aims to make CBC/RadioCanada more diverse both in its content and workforce by …

Center for World Indigenous Studies: Courses

Educational resources and online courses focused on indigenous studies and knowledge.

CFC: Screen Based Programs

Intensive programs in film, TV, and digital media to empower Canadian talent for successful careers …

Chicken & Egg Pictures: Programs

Programs that support women documentary filmmakers at various stages in their careers.

Cine Las Americas International Film Festival

The cINeDIGENOUS series focuses on global Indigenous filmmakers and their influences within cinematic culture

CMPA: Mentorship for Canadian Media Producers

The CMPA provides mentorship programs for aspiring Canadian media producers, offering hands-on training with industry …

Congress of Aboriginal Peoples

The Congress of Aboriginal Peoples represents the interests of Métis, status and Non-status Indians, and …

Controversies Around Endangered Indigenous Languages in the Arctic
COOP Vidéo: Program for Indigenous People in Québec

Support for First Nations, Inuit and Métis artists in Québec, Canada in the development and …

Coverfly: Screen writing competitions

Database of all screen writing competitions.

Cowichan Valley Film Festival
DOC: Free Consultation with a Producer

DOC Business Concierge offers filmmakers free sessions with an experienced producer for project advice.

Dreamspeakers Film Festival
Earth Guardians: Indigenous Youth Initiative

The IYI program trains Indigenous youth in leadership, focusing on environmental and Indigenous rights, using …

ECU’s Creative Tech Fundamentals Courses

Microcredentials to ignite and accelerate your career in animation, visual effects and game development.

Edmonton Screen Office: Funding

Invests in screen media projects, helps with location scouting costs, offers rebates, and contributes to …

Elaine Alec: Author of “Calling My Spirit Back”

The framework outlines three key areas to create safe spaces: necessary conditions, protocols, and perspectives.

Employment and Training Support Services to Indigenous Women

Employment and training support services to Indigenous women across Canada.

Entrepreneurial Skills Program
Evolution of Indigenous Filmmaking in Canada

The evolution and significant milestones in Indigenous filmmaking in Canada.

Festival Cine Alter’Natif
Festival International du Film D’Amiens
FICDH: International Human Rights Film Festival,
FIFO: Oceanian International Documentary Film Festival
Film about Indigenous Youth in Thunder Bay

Report on an Indigenous youth film project in Thunder Bay, Canada.

Film Crew’s Guide to Working in the North

CION’s programs remove barriers, enabling individuals to pursue their passions and explore various career opportunities …

Film Event Accessibility Info

The Film Event Accessibility Working Group is all about harnessing community power to increase accessibility …

Film Job Descriptions
Filming in Nunavut

NFDC is responsible for fostering and promoting the development and growth of the film, television, …

Filmmakers Without Borders: Grants

Support for independent filmmakers around the world via grants and other funding initiatives.

Filmmaking Research Network
Final Draft’s Big Break Screenwriting Contest

Screenwriting contest.

First Nations Film and Video Festival
First Nations University of Canada
First Nations, Inuit, and Métis Publishers and Distributors

Guide to First Nations, Inuit, and Métis publishers and distributors.

First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Online Language Learning Resources
Free Career Transition Service

Career transition services for professionals in the arts and culture sector.

Free Online Courses on Reconciliation and Indigenous Education

Three free online courses that dive into reconciliation and Indigenous education from global perspectives.

Free Online Film and Television History Courses

Learn about film and TV history with free undergraduate-level classes. Topics include film criticism, silent …

Free Online Training for Production Assistant Position

Program for underrepresented communities in film and TV, offering free online training with potential job …

Free Self Defence Class to Indigenous Women

A free self-defense class for indigenous women (age 12+).

Free Virtual Course and Database for BIPOC

Free video online course to train people for the following positions: writer’s PA, writer’s assistant, …

Fresh Films: Free Online Filmmaking Program

The program teaches practical film-making, from planning (pre-production) and technical aspects (like lighting and camera …

Gabriel Dumont Institute

The Gabriel Dumont Institute’s mission is to revitalize Métis culture through research, educational materials, and …

GEMS: Emerging TV Producers Program

Training and mentorship for up to ten women and gender-diverse creators, with the goal of …

Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts

The Canada Council for the Arts celebrates the exceptional careers of artists from Canada with …

Guiding Principles for Presenting Indigenous Work

Guiding principles when it comes to presenting Indigenous artists.

Hawaii International Film Festival
Health Promotion and Education

Developing “comfortable” engagement with Elders participating in an arts-based sexual health promotion and STBBI prevention …

Helping Native American Youth Tell Their Stories Through Video

In this video, Tracy Rector discusses Native Lens, a program that offers filmmaking workshops for …

Hollywood Diversity Report 2023: Film

Annual report that examines the link between diversity and financial performance in the Hollywood film …

Hollywood Diversity Report 2023: TV

Annual report that examines the link between diversity and financial performance in the Hollywood TV …

Hot Docs: Canadian Storytellers Funding

Funded by Netflix, this program is for documentary filmmakers looking to grow their creative and …

ICC Kids: Facts about Inuit Culture

A page to teach kids facts about Inuit people and their culture.

IllumiNative: Guide for Native Representation in Entertainment

This guide helps writers and creators in the entertainment industry make realistic and respectful content …

ImagiNative: iNdigital Youth Collective

Team of young artists in Ontario, encouraging Indigenous youth in digital arts through collaboration and …

imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival
imagineNATIVE: On-screen Protocols & Pathways

A media production guide to working with First Nations, Inuit and Métis cultures, concepts, and …

In Focus Film School: Free for Indigenous Students

Indigenous students can receive up to 100% non-repayable financial support to study Film Production, Screenwriting, …

Indianer Inuit: North American Native Film Festival
Indigenomics Institute: Indigenous Economic Development

The Indigenomics Institute is the leading research, education, and engagement platform for supporting the rebuilding …

Indigenous Awareness Webminar

Learn more about the issues facing Indigenous peoples today from historical and critical perspectives.

Indigenous Bursaries Search Tool

Searchable list of bursaries, scholarships and incentives aimed at Indigenous students across Canada.

Indigenous Climate Action

Indigenous-led organization guided by a diverse group of Indigenous knowledge keepers, water protectors and land …

Indigenous Environmental Network

IEN helps Indigenous communities protect sacred sites, nature, health, and build sustainable economies.

Indigenous Film Summit

The ISS hosts the Indigenous Screen Summit Pitch Forum, where Indigenous producers can pitch their …

Indigenous Filmmakers Association

Non-profit collective group of indigenous filmmakers working to grow the Indigenous film community in Winnipeg …

Indigenous Films by and about Native Women

New Indigenous-themed films, each with a female Native producer and/or director.

Indigenous History Film and Culture

Lakehead University’s Research Guides focuses on Indigenous Learning, specifically films, videos, and radio related to …

Indigenous Language Organizations and Initiatives
Indigenous Language Teaching – Research Guides at Lakehead …
Indigenous Languages – Teaching and Learning – University of Saskatchewan
Indigenous Languages in Canada – Canadian Commission for …
Indigenous languages—Learning and teaching resources
Indigenous Languages: Maps, Apps & Websites
Indigenous Media Makers Database

The Global Indigenous Media Database connects media makers worldwide to promote narrative control and cultural …

Indigenous Native Languages :: Deepening Knowledge – OISE
Indigenous News Sources

Databases and collections include Indigenous news content such as newspapers.

Indigenous Screen Office: Funding

Support of Indigenous talent, communities and companies in the development, production and marketing of screen …

Indigenous Screen Office: On-Screen Protocols and Pathways, Tools and Resources

How to respect Indigenous traditions and values in modern movie-making, including how to work properly …

Indigenous Screen Office: Training opportunities

Toronto, Ontario

Indigenous Territories Map

App that maps Indigenous territories, treaties and languages.

Indigenous Wellness Canada

Workshops and presentations cover traditional healing and modern techniques to help people from all backgrounds.

Indigenous Youth Fellowship

Supports young Indigenous leaders between the ages of 17-28, who are eager to learn about …

Indigenous Youth Film – Past Event
Indigenous Youth Roots: Funding for Projects

Indigenous youth (age: 15-29) are eligible to apply for funding to support community programs and …

Indspire: Indigenous Education

National Indigenous registered charity that invests in the education of First Nations, Inuit and Métis …

Inspirit Foundation

Inspirit aims to change narratives by diversifying representation in TV, film, arts, and journalism.

Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal Women

Non-profit organization that serves to amplify the voices of Indigenous women on the issues and …

International Ethnographic Film Festival,
International Sámi Film Institute

Helps Sámi people create, produce, and distribute films in the Sámi language.

International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs

Global human rights organisation dedicated to promoting and defending Indigenous Peoples’ rights.

International Year of Indigenous Language 2019 – Resources
Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen
Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur
Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami

The national representational organization protecting and advancing the rights and interests of Inuit in Canada

ISET: Education Funding for Indigenous Women

The NWAC ISET program helps Indigenous women and gender-diverse individuals fully participate in economic opportunities.

Kairos Canada

KAIROS is dedicated to a respectful, equitable, and rights-based relationship with Indigenous peoples in Canada …

KANIEN’KEHA LESSONS – Ahkwesahsne Mohawk Board of Education
Kanua: Floating Amazonian Film Festival,
LA Skins Film Festival
Language — LearnMichif
Language for Life: – First Peoples’ Cultural Council – BC
Language Loss | Facing History and Ourselves
Language Preservation Courses and Programs – UVic …
Learn Cree Free Online – Languages – ATS-group.net
Learn Kanien’kéha (Mohawk) [Eng] | FirstVoices
Learning Languages | Nukskahtowin | Athabasca University
Lessons – Ojibwe.net
LIFT: Film, Digital and Interactive Art Workshops

Training in all aspects of filmmaking and media arts. Workshops are taking place on evenings …

Louis Riel Institute

Programs based on Métis culture are combined with learning in a fun environment.

Manitoba Film Funding Programs

Funding programs aimed at the development, production and marketing of projects shot in Manitoba.

Mapping Indigenous languages in Canada | Canadian Geographic
Melbourne International Film Festival
Métis Nation of Ontario

MNO is the government of Métis people and communities in Ontario.

Métis National Council

The MNC is dedicated to working collaboratively across the Métis homeland to fulfill the vision …

Métis Women of Canada

National Indigenous Women’s Organization democratically mandated to represent the Women of the Métis Nation

Michif | Learn our languages | Taanshi kiyawaaw! Prairies to …
Michif Language – Métis Studies – Library at University of Calgary
MMIWG: Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

We will find the truth by gathering many stories from many people.These truths will weave …

Morelia International Film Festival,
Moriland Film Festival
Mother Tongue Film Festival (Recovering Voices)
Moviola : Filmmaking Courses

Free online library of over 3,000 filmmaking videos.

Myrna: Courses on Trauma-Informed Engagement for Professionals

Customized courses for lawyers, judges, officers, administrators, investigators, regulators, and leaders on trauma-informed engagement.

N’we Jinan: Integrative Arts Studio

Helps Indigenous youth gain creative and practical skills useful beyond school. Each studio also offers …

NAB: Indigenous Languages and Cultures Funding Program

Supports the production and distribution of Indigenous audio and video content.

NASC: Indigenous Awareness Workshops

Online workshops designed to promote awareness and understanding of Indigenous people’s experiences; both historical and …

National Association of Friendship Centres

NAFC represents Friendship Centres across Canada, advocating for urban Indigenous communities and supporting their missions.

National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation

NCTR preserves Residential School Survivor stories, educates Canadians, and promotes reconciliation on Indigenous lands.

National Indigenous Media Arts Coalition

NIMAC is the Indigenous branch of the Independent Media Arts Alliance (IMAA), part of a …

National Research Council – Language Resources
National Screen Institute Canada: Media Programs

Customized training, networking opportunities, personalized mentorship, small class sizes and online and in-person training.

Native American Hand Talkers Fight to Keep Sign Language Alive
Native American Sign Language – Indian Country Today
Native American sign language: Illustrated guides to 400 gestures
Native and Indigenous writers and storytellers
Native Filmmaker Initiative: Big Sky Documentary Film Festival
Native Indigenous Student Academy Film Festival
Native Spirit Film Festival
NATIVe Stand Fellows Program

International professional-development opportunity for Indigenous producers to attend the European Film Market (EFM) in Berlin …

Native Women Filmmakers Program

Program focused on building a more inclusive and equitable industry for Native and Indigenous Women. …

Native Women in Film Festival
Native Women in Film: Scriptwriting Lab

Intensive scriptwriting lab that is designed to develop native women writers to further their careers …

Native Women’s Resource Centre of Toronto

Support for Indigenous women and their families in Toronto, Canada.

Native Women’s Association of Canada

National Indigenous organization that advocates for the rights and perspectives of Indigenous women, girls, Two-Spirit, …

Native Youth Media Project

Vision Maker Media’s Native Youth Media Project turns the natural storytelling abilities of Native youth …

New Brunswick Film Coop: Grants (including Indigenous film grant)

Non-profit organization involved in the production of 16mm and HD films.

NFB: Collection of Indigenous-made films

Online collection of Indigenous-made films.

Nuku’alofa Film Festival
Nuuk International Film Festival
NYSHN: Native Youth Sexual Health Network

Organization led by Indigenous youth, addressing sexual and reproductive health and rights across the U.S. …

Ojibway and Cree Language Classes
Ojibwe Language Certificate | UW-Eau Claire
Ojibwe language resources Nantakikentan Online Learning
On Screen Manitoba: Job Opportunities

On Screen Manitoba leads, builds and represents the media production industry in Manitoba.

Onkwawenna Kentyohkwa
Online Course: Rights of Indigenous People

This online course enhances knowledge of indigenous peoples’ rights as stated in the UN Declaration.

Online Encyclopedia for Producing Independent Performance Work in Canada

Free, searchable online encyclopedia of information, resources, tools, and templates for producing independent performance work …

Online Learning Materials for Grades 9-12

Fun online learning materials for Grades 9 through 12, all created by TVO education and …

Ontario Creates: Film & TV Funding

Ontario Creates offers film industry funding through its Film Fund and supports both the film …

Ontario Creates: Research & Industry Information

Online research library on the film and television industry including industry profiles and annual production …

Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres

Aims to make life better for Indigenous people in cities by helping them with their …

Ontario Native Education Counselling Association

Tools and programs designed specifically to improving Native counselling and education services.

Ontario Native Women’s Association

Nonprofit organization that empowers and helps Indigenous women and their families in Ontario through research, …

Origins: Festival of First Nations
Pauktuutit: Inuit Women of Canada

Pauktuutit is the national representative organization of Inuit women in Canada

PEI: Funds for Indigenous Arts and Film Production

Funding programs for Indigenous Arts, Film Production, and more.

PictureNL: Funding and Sponsorship Programs

The Sponsorship Program offers funding to residents of Newfoundland and Labrador and organizations involved in …

Plains Indian Sign Language – Wikipedia
Plains Indian Sign Language: Resources – HandSpeak
Pocahontas Reframed Film Festival
POETA DigiSpark: Digital Skills Training

This project offers digital skills training tailored for Indigenous People, focusing on economic opportunities through …

POV: Film and Media Programs including Indigenous Production Assistant Training

POV’s programs offer diverse creatives technical, mentorship, and social skills training for workforce entry, including …

Présence Autochtone Montréal (First Peoples Festival)
PRIMAA : Filmmaking Resources

Learn the essentials of story writing, scene construction, and professional-grade filming through these three diverse …

Prince of Wales – Northern Heritage Centre
Production Designers Resources

Collection of links to associations, organizations, publications, websites, festivals related to production design.

Profile of Indigenous Canada

Indigenous socio-economic and demographic trends.

Promise and Prosperity: the Aboriginal Business Survey

Research about Aboriginal small business owners across Canada.

Qaggiq : School of Performing Art

Various training for performing arts (acting, arts, music, etc). Open to all emerging and established …

Quebecor Fund: Support Program for Producers

List of Canadian production companies that will receive financial backing in the 47th round of …

RBC: Indigenous Youth Scholarship

The RBC Future Launch Scholarship grants annual scholarships to First Nations, Inuit, and Métis students …

Red Nation Celebration Institute

Native-led organization representing American Indian & Indigenous Nations in media arts and culture.

Red Nation Film Festival
Reel Canada: Career Resources

Career resources designed to offer opportunities and professional growth in Canada.

Reel Opportunities: Opportunities

Career opportunities in Canadian Film and TV.

Reel Youth Film Festival
Reelworld Film Festival
ReelWorld: Programs for Canadian Racially Diverse Talent

Programs and events to support the professional growth of Canada’s diverse artists, aiming to enhance …

Rematriation Magazine

Platform dedicated to celebrating and promoting Indigenous women’s voices, culture, and identity.

REMC: Research About Racially Equity in the Screen Sector

Research reports focusing on racial equity in Canada’s screen sector, including a national data system, …

Rotterdam International Film Festival
Sacred Feminine Learning Lodge

Through Sacred retreats, workshops, live events, virtual events, sacred circles, healing processes, and online courses, …

Sarasota Native American Film Festival
Saskatchewan Ânskohk Writers’ Circle Inc.

SAWCI is a non-profit charitable organization committed to supporting Métis, First Nations, and Inuit writers …

Saskatchewan Polytechnic: Free Online Indigenous Studies Course

This course focuses on Indigenous culture and history, particularly as it relates to Saskatchewan and …

Saskatchewan: Film & TV Grants

Grants for television and feature film projects, supporting production in Saskatchewan.

Saturviit Inuit Women’s Association of Nunavik

Non-profit organization whose mandate is to advocate for Inuit women and children and to support …

Screen Craft: Screenwriting Contests

Various screenwriting contests

Seattle, Washington USA
See Jane: Media Diversity & Gender Study

Research-based organizations working within the media and entertainment industry to engage, educate, and influence the …

SFU: Indigenous Digital Media Grants

One-time financial support to SFU researchers, creators, and makers to cover costs associated with the …

Shaw Rocket: Funding for Canadian Content for Kids

Financing high-quality Canadian children’s, youth and family creative experiences and initiatives.

She Is Indigenous: Who are Indigenous Peoples in Canada?

Key questions about Indigenous Peoples in Canada, identifying who they are, the appropriate terminology, and …

Six Nations school launches app that teaches people to speak …
Skábmagovat: Indigenous People’s Film and TV Festival
Skoden Indigenous Film Festival
SODEC: List of Financial Assistance Programs for the Audiovisual Sector

Financial support for artists and businesses to help them create and promote diverse works.

St. John’s International Women’s Film Festival
Storyboard Tutorials

Online tutorials for advanced visual storytelling techniques and concepts.

Study about Inclusion/Exclusion of BIPOC Women in Film

Study exploring why BIPOC women are often included or left out of professional networking events …

Sundance Film Festival
Sundance: Collab Screenwriting Program
Sundance: Indigenous Programs

The Sundance Institute Indigenous Program supports global Indigenous storytelling through labs, fellowships, screenings, and gatherings …

Sundance: Youth Initiative

This program offers young filmmakers (18-25) year-long mentorship, learning opportunities, and access to Sundance Ignite …

Support Services for Indigenous People

Resources are available to First Nations, Inuit, and Métis people in Canada

Sydney Film Festival
Teaching Indigenous Languages – University of Winnipeg
Telefilm Canada: Support for Indigenous Film Initiatives

Funding to support stories created and controlled by Indigenous storytellers and filmmakers.

Telefilm: Funding Programs
Telefilm: Indigenous Working Group

Indigenous Working Group – a vital feedback and consultation tool.

Telefilm: Industry Resources

Industry resources for filming in Canada.

The En’owkin Centre

Educational programs to enhance Aboriginal culture, language, political development and leadership and excellence in Indigenous …

The Energetic Field: Auras Explained

The National Healing Foundation website focuses on auras and their significance in personal and spiritual …

The First Nations Child & Family Caring Society

The Caring Society stands with First Nations children, youth and families so they have equitable …

The ReFrame Resource: Tools & Insights in the Screen Industry

A hub of research-based best practices, actionable tools, and inspirational insights to advance equity in …

Top Film Schools in Canada

All the best films schools in Canada.

Top Four Indigenous Languages of Canada – Alpha Omega …
Toronto International Film Festival
U of Alberta: Indigenous Canada Course

12-lesson free online course exploring the history and perspectives of Indigenous peoples in Canada.

UFV: Indigenous Maps, Films, Rights, and Land Claims Certificate

This certificate equips you with practical skills for understanding and communicating rights, title, and land …

United Voice of the Arctic

Represents all Inuit from Alaska, Canada, Greenland, and Chukotka on matters of international importance.

University of Denver/Anthropolgy: Indigenous Film & Arts Festival
University Of Victoria
Uvagut TV: Inuktut TV Channel

Canada’s first national Inuktut television channel .

Vancouver Film School: Programs

15 post-secondary programs that provide industry-standard techniques and skills for careers in acting, animation, film, …

Vancouver Indigenous Media Arts Festival
Vancouver International Film Festival
Vision Maker Media: Fund for Native American and Alaska Native Media

Funding programs available to Native American and Alaska Native media at all stages of development.

Wairoa Maori Film Festival
Wapikoni: Mobile Studio

Mobile studio for intervention, training and audiovisual creation for indigenous people in Québec, Canada.


Manitoulin Island, Ontario

Weengushk Film Institute

Weengushk Film Institute (WFI) shall be a centre for capacity building in the audio-visual arts …

Weengushk International Film Festival
WGC: Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Report

Report about the composition of writers’ rooms across Canada. This is part of the WGC’s …

Whistler Film Festival
Whistler Film Festival: Talent Programs
Why Indigenous languages matter | Canadian Geographic
WIFT: Women in Film & TV

WIFT Toronto offers a calendar of programs and events for career growth, offering networking and …

Winda Film Festival
Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Festival
Winnipeg Film Funding Programs (Including: Program for Indigenous Women)

Funding for filmmakers to create, market and screen films in Manitoba, Canada.

Women Make Movies: Production Assistance Program

The program supports filmmakers with services like fiscal sponsorship, consultations, workshops, and networking, aiming to …

Woodsworth College: Indigenous Film Series
Writers and Filmmakers Program

Mountain Culture at Banff Centre offers exceptional programs and an inspirational setting for writers and …