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

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The ultimate indie film party is coming to Vancouver! Join STORYHIVE on September 22nd and help support the local filmmakers in your community. Get your premiere tickets and get in on the experience http://telus.my/FRUWJL.

Preach
Fiction

CREATED BY: Antony Packer
West Vancouver

On the Road to Success with
Documentary

CREATED BY: Grant Vetters
North Vancouver

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

CREATED BY: Devyn Brugge
North Vancouver

MADNESS
Fiction

CREATED BY: Michelle Brezinski
Vancouver

Esperanza
Fiction

CREATED BY: Jordan Findlay
Vancouver

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

CREATED BY: Krista Rand
Port Moody

Resettled, Not Settled
Documentary

CREATED BY: Holly Hofmann
Vancouver

EASTSIDE STORIES
Documentary

CREATED BY: Arielle Boisvert
Vancouver

Happenstance: Life on a Bike
Documentary

CREATED BY: Ian Gove
Vancouver

Directly Affected: Voices for our coast
Documentary

CREATED BY: Zack Embree
Vancouver

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Why STORYHIVE?

Creator: Get funding and distribution
Vancouver! Connect with creative culture

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.