Upcoming Award Deadline: Jane LeBlanc Filmmaker Award

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Applications for the Jane LeBlanc Filmmaker Award are due September 1. 

The Jane LeBlanc Legacy Fund continues an impressive year of award programming with another award deadline coming up in just a few weeks. So far in 2021, the JLLF has administered a variety of awards for film, music, photography and storytelling respectively. 

The latest upcoming award, the Jane LeBlanc Filmmaker Award, is presented in partnership with the New Brunswick Filmmaker’s Cooperative in honour of a woman who lived life to the fullest and courageously took action in making her dreams a reality.

The Jane LeBlanc Filmmaker Award, for first or second time NB resident filmmakers, has increased for 2021. Valued at $2,080.00. 

  • $200 in workshops/training from the NBFC (2022)
  • $800 cash from The LeBlanc Family and generous donations
  • $1000 in equipment and post services from NBFC
  • $80 (full membership for two years) from the NBFC
  • Workshopping of winning screenplay

Presented by the New Brunswick Filmmakers’ Co-operative and the LeBlanc family.

To apply, artists are asked to submit a 4-5 page script for video poem, experimental, drama, or comedy along with a short paragraph talking about your hopes and dreams; what the project means to you, and why the grant is essential for you to apply to by September 1, 2021, midnight to info@nbfilmcoop.com. 

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