Applications open

2022 Indigenous Storyteller Edition

Indigenous Talent Rising: we’re continuing to amplify Indigenous voices with STORYHIVE’s second Indigenous Storyteller Edition. In partnership with the Indigenous Screen Office and Creative BC, we're looking for 30 film projects to support with a $20,000 production grant, mentorship, training and distribution.

Applications open for

How it works

  1. Pitch + Plan

    June 1 - June 28, 2022

    Submit your project idea and plan for your production. Before applying to the 2022 Indigenous Storyteller Edition, please be sure to also read the Submission Guideines & Rules.

  2. Award

    Week of September 12, 2022

    For the 2022 Indigenous Storyteller Edition, projects will be selected by a selection committee comprised of experienced Indigenous filmmakers and Indigenous TELUS team members. Additionally, this committee will be supported by external Indigenous moderators who will review all submissions. 30 projects will be selected to receive production funding, training, mentorship and distribution support. Each awarded project receives a $20,000 production grant plus additional top up funding from the Indigenous Screen Office and Creative BC.

  3. Learn + Create

    September 19, 2022 - January 15, 2024

    Each successful team will work with mentors to produce and deliver a short program, 10+ minutes in duration, and a supplementary content piece 30+ minutes in duration. Projects will be featured on select TELUS platforms in 2024.