Indigenous Film Award


Indigenous Film Award Rules and Regulations

  • Indigenous Film Award is open to all Manitoba Indigenous Directors
  • Directors must self-declare their First Nation, Metis or Inuit ancestry. 
  • All submissions must include one (1) high resolution film promotional photographs in digital format (JPEGS must be at least 1mb in size). 
  • Film must have played in a recognized film festival and/or screened with a major broadcaster from January 2017 - January 2019. Name and year of film festival must be submitted with application. 
  • All films must be in English or have English subtitles. 
  • All films will be reviewed by a jury of industry experts. 
  • Submissions will be accepted from Wednesday, March 20, 2019 and end on Friday, April 19 2019 at 6:00pm CDT.
  • Nominated films will be notified via email and/or phone call in late April 2019.
Filmmaker Self-Identify as an Indigenous person

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Nominated films must be available to the public on Manito Ahbee's website, for duration of the May 13, 2019 - May 20, 2019

Any questions or concerns, please email spiritvisions@manitoahbee.com