THE GIL CARDINAL LEGACY AWARD IS NOW CLOSED FOR APPLICATION.

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.

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