May 27, 2015
On Screen Manitoba and MTS Stories From Home congratulate the following eight finalists who will present their story ideas this Saturday, May 30th 10:00 am at Gimme Some Truth at Winnipeg’s Cinematheque…
Sheryl Peters and Angela Chalmers – Art From the Heart
Scott Anderson, Trevor Hnatowich, and Cleo Leslie – Dumpster Diving
Jaydon Flett – Finding Funny
Kalyn Hanuschuk, Cindy Fouillard, and Jennifer Norris Wuckert – Girls With Guitars
Nereo Eugenio II – Grand Slam Central
Jessica Gibson and Quinn Green – Picture Day
George Orallo and Karen Tusa – The Blind Kid
Doug Northcott, Derek Christianson, Denis Ankrah – Winnipeg Guitar
In a live pitch environment, finalists will have three minutes to pitch their projects to a panel of industry professionals and a live audience. Following each pitch, the panel will have five minutes to offer feedback and to ask questions. After all the pitches are completed, the panel will deliberate and select one lucky winner to take home $20,000 to be used towards the production of their project through MTS Stories From Home.
Be a part of the action, come watch the pitch live at the Cinematheque! Admission is free.