WE'RE THINKING BIG AND SO SHOULD YOU!100K Is Now Open

We're supporting filmmakers in BC and Alberta with grants up to $100,000 as well as mentorship, networking opportunities, distribution and more! Deadline is June 5 at 12 noon PST.

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HOW IT WORKS

STORYHIVE is a simple production funding and distribution competition for emerging and mid-career content creators in BC and Alberta

1.

PITCH + PLAN

April 17 - June 5

Pitch your big idea and plan for your production.

2.

Moderate and Award

June 5 - Aug 1 

Successful projects from BC and AB  will be awarded up to $100K each in production grants.

3.

Production & Delivery

Aug 1, 2017 - Aug, 2018

All awarded projects each receive up to $100k to produce their projects, which will be showcased on TELUS Optik™ TV On Demand and online.

It's your Opportunity
Make it happen

Seeking Local Talent With Fresh Ideas:

Participation Perks

    • Apply for up to $100,000 grants + distribution on Optik TV
    • Make content that matters to you and retain rights to your produced work
    • Showcase your talent in the Creators Directory
    • Connect with new audiences and gain exposure
    • Join STORYHIVE™ events and workshops
Application FAQ Guidelines

Get Ready to Pitch your 100K project:

Project Checklist

    • Great idea for a single program or series
    • Eligible Project Lead (Canadian Citizen and resident of BC or AB)
    • Multimedia submission (pitch video, title card, box art, detailed creative treatment)
    • Project Title
    • Project Synopsis (enter text, maximum 800 characters)
    • Draft Script or Treatment (scripted projects only)
    • Genre (select one from list)
    • A budget breakdown