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Congrats!
Vancouver
Winners...

Community votes decided
10 projects x $10,000 grants each
and distribution on Optik TV

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MADNESS
Fiction

CREATED BY: Michelle Brezinski
Vancouver

Happenstance: Life on a Bike
Documentary

CREATED BY: Ian Gove
Vancouver

On the Road to Success with
Documentary

CREATED BY: Grant Vetters
North Vancouver

Lead and Follow (inspired by the writer's true story)
Fiction

CREATED BY: Krista Rand
Port Moody

EASTSIDE STORIES
Documentary

CREATED BY: Arielle Boisvert
Vancouver

Esperanza
Fiction

CREATED BY: Jordan Findlay
Vancouver

Directly Affected: Voices for our coast
Documentary

CREATED BY: Zack Embree
Vancouver

Preach
Fiction

CREATED BY: Antony Packer
West Vancouver

Finding the Nature - Local Artists, Beautiful B.C.
Documentary

CREATED BY: Devyn Brugge
North Vancouver

Resettled, Not Settled
Documentary

CREATED BY: Holly Hofmann
Vancouver

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10 PROJECTS AWARDED $10K EACH

They came, they pitched their ideas and they campaigned for community votes. Now 10 projects receive $10,000 to produce short docs and videos for distribution on TELUS Optik TV.

BIG shoutout to all creators who participated in STORYHIVE Season 1 and HUGE congrats to our Season 1 winners.

BROWSE SEASON 1 PROJECTS

Checkout the WINNERS showcase or toggle to RANDOM to explore all Season 1 projects.

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The HiveHow it Works

1

Pitch + Plan

MARCH 3 - MARCH 30
(4 WEEKS)

Vancouver content creators apply for funding by creating a multimedia application for their idea and a plan for production.

2

Vote + Promote

APRIL 7 - APRIL 27
(3 WEEKS)

The community votes to decide which projects get funded and promotes their favourites across social networks

3

Award + Produce

MAY 5 - JULY 25
(10 WEEKS)

Based on voting results, STORYHIVE™ awards 10 projects up to $10K each to produce short films and docs (4-10 minutes).

4

Watch Everywhere

BEGINNING FALL 2014

On TELUS Optik TV, online and on the go, audiences watch content produced by -- and for -- the community.