Winnipeg Film Group: BARRY LANK MEMORIAL AWARD - Call For Entries, Submission Deadline March 6


Call For Entries

The inaugural Barry Lank Memorial Award is presented by DOC Manitoba and the Winnipeg Film Group, in conjunction with the annual Gimme Some Truth Festival. The award is given to those who have shown exemplary work in the social awareness / social justice film genre as showcased in a particular documentary film. It is named in honour of Barry Lank csc, the legendary Winnipeg-born film director and producer. The award recognizes a documentary that embodies Barry's dedication to the craft and passion for storytelling. The Barry Lank Memorial Award is a 5-year commitment sponsored by Frank Digital, Merit Motion Pictures, and Luanne and Hannah Lank. Entries eligible for this award are feature and short documentary programs. PRIZE: $1,500 cash honorarium. If there is more than one award recipient, the cash prize will be split equally between them. Deadline for submissions is: March 6, 2021. For further information, please visit HERE.