Author Archives: Monica Lowe

WFG Deputy Director Presents Films in France

“Hey all! Monica here! I’m off to France to present four bilingual screenings of films from our recent large-scale initiative, Found in Translation / Traduction Fidèle. This has been a very fruitful and exciting project for us. Funded by a …

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Womxn’s Film & Video Network

(events listed below) The Womxn’s Film & Video Network, initiated by the Winnipeg Film Group in January 2015, is dedicated to supporting the women who work in film and video in Manitoba. The group is open to directors, producers, writers, crew …

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Two WFG Films at Breakthroughs 2019

We’re thrilled to announce that Allison Stevens’ Love Starved: More Than Fat and Erin Hembrador’s Piece of Mind both make their Toronto premiere at Breakthroughs Film Festival 2019. Established in 2011, Breakthroughs Film Festival is a not for profit organization dedicated …

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2nd BILINGUAL WFG PROGRAM STREAMS ON VUCAVU FOR FREE

WFG Distribution is pleased to launch the Canada Council-funded project “Found in Translation” online after a series of screenings in Quebec and Switzerland! We have translated and subtitled a selection of films from our distribution collection into French to increase …

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Join us in welcoming our new Distribution Manager

We are happy to announce that we have hired Dorice Tepley as our new Distribution Manager. Dorice Tepley is an artist, creative innovator and arts administrator. She graduated from Western University with a degree in Film & Media Studies and …

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MFM MARKETING FUND SUBMISSIONS DUE SOON

Submissions to the MFM Marketing Fund are due Tuesday, April 16 at 4pm. The MFM MARKETING FUND (funded by Manitoba Film & Music) is designed to assist Manitoba filmmakers in the marketing and promotion of their films. Filmmakers with completed or near completed …

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Bilingual WFG program on VUCAVU for free

WFG Distribution is pleased to launch the Canada Council-funded Found in Translation project online after a series of screenings in Quebec and Switzerland! 

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Canadian animations in Portugal!

Our friends at Quickdraw Animation Society/GIRAF Animation Festival have curated a program of short animations that will be presented at MONSTRA Festival in Portugal this month! 

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Please welcome our new Operations Manager Melissa Van Soelen

We are pleased to announce that Melissa Van Soelen has joined the WFG team as our Operations Manager. Melissa is excited to apply her experience in community based supports and program development to the Winnipeg Film Group. Having worked for …

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We’re Hiring a Distribution Manager!

The WFG is seeking a full-time Distribution Manager to join the team. The Distribution Manager is a leader in the acquisition, distribution and preservation of films from the Winnipeg Film Group’s catalogue. The successful candidate will have well-developed administrative abilities, is …

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