Why shoot in Alberta?
Join award-winning nationally and internationally renowned directors in a conversation about their work and why they choose to film in Alberta. Whether or not it plays a main character in the screenplay, Alberta has been a chosen destination for these directors. Inspiring locations, purpose-built sound stages, and award-winning talent and crews are guaranteed, but get the inside scoop on the real Alberta appeal.
Admission is free. Register early to secure your seat.
Saturday, May 27, 2017
3:30 – 6 p.m.
Calgary Film Centre Studio 2
5750 76 Ave SE
Please RSVP by Thursday, May 25th.
Doors open at 3 p.m.
Program runs from 3:30 - 6 p.m.
Ricardo Miranda, Minister of Culture & Tourism, will present Project Lab Awards prior to the panel discussion.
Warren P. Sonoda, Director’s Guild of Canada, Chair of the National Directors Division
Joe Carnahan – Stretch, The Grey, Smokin’ Aces, The A-Team, Wheelman
Eleanore Lindo – Radio Free Roscoe, Degrassi: The Next Generation, Heartland
Michael Peterson – Knuckleball, Lloyd the Conquerer
Sandi Somers – Ice Blue, HOME
Delivered in partnership with the Director’s Guild of Canada and the Government of Alberta.