2018 Documentary Edition

I can show you the world.

Take your film career to the next step with the Documentary Edition and your chance at $50,000 to tell a compelling, local story.



STORYHIVE provides production grants to creators in British Columbia and Alberta.


May 28, 2018 - July 3, 2018

Plan for your production and wow us with your pitch.


July 30, 2018 - Sept 7, 2018

Build support for your projects by gathering votes. A team of industry experts and STORYHIVE team members selects 15 projects based solely on the pitch, and 15 projects based on the number of votes. Each awarded project will receive a $50,000 production grant.


Sept 7, 2018 - May 2019

Each successful team will work with mentors to produce a documentary 15 - 20 minutes in length. Projects will be featured on select TELUS platforms in Summer 2019. 

It's Your Opportunity. Make It Happen.

Participation Perks:

    • Apply for 1 of 30 X $50,000 grants + distribution on select TELUS platforms
    • Make content that matters to you and retain rights to your produced work
    • Showcase your talent in the Creator Directory
    • Connect with new audiences and gain exposure
    • Join STORYHIVE™ events and workshops
Application FAQ Guidelines

Project Checklist:

    • Great idea for a documentary (see eligible content rules)
    • Eligible Project Lead (Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident of Canada AND resident of BC or AB 
    • Multimedia submission (60-second pitch video, title card, box art, pitch document)
    • A budget breakdown

Voting Starts In 38 days