2017 Immersive

Your votes helped crown the Top 2 Animated Edition winners. Each winner receives customized career training and attendance to the 2017 Ottawa Animation Festival.  

How it works

  1. Pitch + Plan

    Dec 18, 2017 - Jan 29, 2018

    Plan for your production and wow us with your pitch.

  2. Adjudicate + Award

    Jan 29 - Feb 19, 2018

    A team of VR experts and STORYHIVE team members will award 10 projects grant funding. Each awarded project will receive a $40,000 production grant.

  3. Learn + Create

    Feb 19 - Aug 7, 2018

    Each winning team will work with industry mentors to produce an Immersive project and companion linear project. Projects will be featured on YouTube and TELUS Optik TV On Demand in Fall 2018.