Speed Dating 2

Designed for emerging and transitioning filmmakers, Speed Dating sessions are the perfect opportunity to have one-on-one meetings with local senior production executives and broadcasters; pitch projects; receive feedback; and forge new relationships!

Filmmakers wishing to take part in these sessions must:

1. Familiarise themselves with the portfolios of the companies involved to ensure the best use of the one-on-one sessions.

2. Have purchased a Forum session ticket or Day Pass to participate in Speed Dating sessions. Sessions cost $15 each.

3. Provide a synopsis of the project which may include any of the following: log line, film summary, about the director, format, estimated budget, contacts, etc.

Pre-registration for all Speed Dating sessions is required. Please call 604-685-3547 to register. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Please choose a maximum of 2 sessions. All sessions are of a 10-minute duration.


David Gullason, Head of Factual, Omni Film
Lynn Booth, Producer, Make Believe Media Inc.
Maureen Levitt, Creative Devt. Rep. for Western Canada, Super Channel
Michele McMahon, Director Drama Development, Omni Film
Murray Battle, Director of Independent Production and Presentation, Knowledge Network
Nicole Lawson, Development, Producer, Force Four Entertainment
Tara-Lee Novak, Development Producer, Force Four
Tracey Friesen, Executive Producer, National Film Board of Canada