2020 The Future is Ours! Mentorship Program


All Applicants will be notified by July 3rd, 2020.

The Future is Ours! Mentorship Program is back for a 3rd year, and in 2020 we will be going exclusively online!

This mentorship program is aimed at increasing involvement for all women (cis and trans) and non-binary folx in the Gimli Film Festival and the greater filmmaking community!  Apply today!

In 2020, this program will take place virtually between Saturday, July 18th until Sunday, July 26th, in conjunction with the 20th annual Gimli Film Festival – July 22 -26!

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As part of this program, GFF will provide applicants with access to a wide variety of

programming, learning opportunities and direct mentorships, all delivered virtually via Zoom and other platforms. This includes woman-directed film screenings, Q&As with out-of-town filmmakers, panel discussions and more! express weekly 2020 web ad

Since this program is being hosted online, it is important that you have access to internet for the course of the week. We will do our best to ensure that the core elements of the programming of this series are on weekends or evenings, and we will also do our best to get you a tentative schedule as soon as we are able, to be able to work this Program into your life as best as possible.

The 2020 Program is supported by ACTRA Manitoba, Mentoring Artists for Women’s Art (MAWA), Urban Shaman Gallery, Rebecca Gibson and  Vital Transit


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Submissions will open on this page for the 2020 Future is Ours! Mentorship Program on May 15, 2020!