Screenwriting residency for emerging film artists from Afro-descendant communities in Montreal.


The Conseil des Arts de Montréal is partnering with Black on Black Films to offer a screenwriting residency –
« Je me vois à l’écran ». This pilot project, aimed at emerging filmmakers from Afro-descendent communities in Montreal, wishes to support their artistic practice and professional development as well as their access to the film industry. During the 20 weeks of the program, the creative laboratory will consist of writing and directing workshops, personalized and group accompaniment in industry events. This residency will allow four Afro-descendant artists at the beginning of their career to explore their unique voices within a group of peers. Professionals filmmakers will accompany them throughout the writing lab. They will also receive a $ 1000 bursary.
Deadline : 18 October 2019