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WIFTV Banff World Media Festival Mentorship Recipient Announced
Women in Film & Television Vancouver (WIFTV), is pleased to announce the recipient of the WIFTV Banff World Media Festival Mentorship. The jury this year selected Heather Hatch, who is set to be mentored by Cynde Harmon, Producer and CEO for “Really Real Films Inc.” (Stranger In The House, If I Had Wings).
Heather Hatch was chosen for her project ‘The Girl Who Talks to the Moon’ — the story of a young Haida girl named Harmony who learns about Canada while sharing her language. Heather has a passion for sharing female and Indigenous stories that create positive representations in the media. Click here to read the full press release.
About the Banff World Media Festival: The Banff World Media Festival is the world’s largest and most important gathering of entertainment industry and digital media executives dedicated to media content development, production, broadcast and distribution within TV and digital media. BANFF provides a platform for the evolving media industry to develop its creative and business objectives – it serves as the leading destination for co-production and co-venture partners and is an unparalleled marketplace for over 2,000 international decision-makers to connect with new partners, learn from industry leaders and execute new business deals. The 38th annual BANFF World Media Festival will take place June 11-14, 2017 at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel in Banff, Canada.