THE GIL CARDINAL LEGACY AWARD IS NOW OPEN FOR APPLICATION FROM
OCTOBER 5, 2021 AND CLOSE AT 11:59 PM MOUNTAIN TIME ON NOVEMBER 24, 2021.

A grant valued at $2,500 CAD will be awarded to an emerging, Alberta-based Indigenous filmmaker to help make a demo for their first professional quality film, short film, documentary, web, mobile, VR experience or television project. The Gil Cardinal Legacy Grant was established by Alberta film and television professionals who knew Gil and worked to fulfill his wish to allow Indigenous voices to be heard and supported. The fund is administered by and receives partial funding from the Edmonton Screen Industries Office. It includes in-kind services from the National Film Board valued at approximately $1,000 CAD. It may include mentorship services at the discretion of the jury

How to Apply:

First, read our Guidelines.

Download the Application form here and email the completed form, along with required attachments, to [email protected].

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