imagineNATIVE Mentorship Program

Mentorship Program 1

This mentorship is an opportunity to create a new short work (5-10 min), to premiere at the annual imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival in Toronto (October 20-25, 2020). Create a short film from concept to completion while working closely with CSIF staff and an Indigenous mentor. Open to all genres. 

The selected recipient will be provided with:

  •  a 1-year CSIF Membership
  • eligibility to enroll in any training workshops offered during CSIF’s Winter and Summer 2020 Calendar
  • Mentorship from an Indigenous mentor, pending their availability
  • Support, mentorship, and the use of equipment (production and editing) from CSIF
  • $5,100 as an artist fee
  • $4,000 for crew
  • $2,500 for production
  • $500 for on-set craft (food + beverages)

For eligibility and how to apply, please see the official call here. 

Deadline: January 10th, 2020. 

Please direct any questions to Nick at