You Helped ChooseThe Top 10 X $10K Animated Shorts!

Your community votes helped decide which 10 animated shorts receive a $10,000 production grant and distribution on TELUS Optik™ TV On Demand.

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HOW IT WORKS

STORYHIVE is a simple production funding and distribution competition for emerging content creators in British Columbia and Alberta.

STEP 1

PARTNER + PITCH + PLAN

Oct 17 - Nov 09

Send us your animation short idea and plan for your production.

STEP 2

VOTE & PROMOTE

Nov 16 - Nov 17

The community votes to shortlist the 10 favourites and promotes them on social networks.

STEP 3

AWARDS & PRODUCE

Nov 24 - May 26

The 10 favourites each get $10k to produce their animation short which is showcased on TELUS Optik™ TV On Demand and online.

1 Top Award

From June 5 - June 9, 2017 the 10 finalists from Phase 1 enter Phase 2 voting. One winning animation short will be selected to receive the Top Award which consists of customized career training, leading up to attendance at the 2017 Ottawa Animation Festival (includes an industry pass, hotel and lodging).