The Future of Equity in Film - Future of Film Showcase

Sep 02, 2020

On September 2, 2020 at 4:00pm ET, the 2020 Future of Film Showcase Industry Panel will take an interactive look at the Canadian film industry and where current systems disempower filmmakers from racialized and Indigenous communities. Focusing on the future of film and how we can make it an equitable industry for every filmmaker, the online event will feature a real discussion on current structures, emphasize accountability measures, and highlight emergent strategies. FOFS is excited to host producers, distributors, and professionals ready to sit down at the table, listen to filmmakers current obstacles, and provide solutions and resources to build a stronger media future.

Moderated by Samah Ali of Sisterhood Media

Panel Members:

Steven Thibault | COO, BRON Media Corp
Lulu Wei | Director of There’s No Place Like This, AnyPlace
Sohrab Merchant | Agent, The Characters
Jesse Brossoit | CFMDC Distribution Lead
Maya Annik Bedward | Producer at Third Culture Media & Member of the Black Screen Office Ad Hoc Group