Kirsten Carthew

DirectorsChair

Canadian Academy selects eight for second annual mentorship program

Kathleen Hepburn, Kirsten Carthew and Halima Ouardiri are among the filmmakers set to take part in the Academy’s Apprenticeship for Women Directors.

The Sun At Midnight

Monterey Media acquires The Sun at Midnight

California-based Monterey Media is planning a fall U.S. theatrical release for the Yellowknife-shot drama.

Kirsten Carthew

WIFT-T names director mentorship recipient

The Sun at Midnight filmmaker Kirsten Carthew will receive training and advice from a DGC Ontario director.

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Federgreen launches Indiecan20K NWT

The winning filmmaker will have until April 2018 to complete their feature, with the goal of making it onto the festival circuit.

The Sun At Midnight

The Sun At Midnight rises for NWT shoot

The project from Jill and Jackfish Productions is the first Northwest Territories feature film to receive production funding from Telefilm.

DirectorsChair

Women in the Director’s Chair 2014 participants announced

Directors selected for this year’s edition of the program include Reem Morsi and Rebecca Gibson.