FWC’s new monthly podcast features the brightest stars in the Canadian film world. Each in-depth interview will focus on the career and experiences of a filmmaker, actor, writer, or other industry insiders with the goal being to inspire and inform emerging film talent. Join us here each month, on Podbean, or wherever you listen to your fave podcasts as we get the good, the bad, and all the in-between on making it in the Canadian film world.

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Canadian Film Fest 2020 – Submissions now open!

The CFF is dedicated to supporting Canadian independent films and cultivating emerging and established filmmaking talent. Now accepting all genres! Toronto Premieres only, please. You could win the following: Best Feature Best Short People’s Pick … Continued


6 Ways to Build Audiences for your Film

There’s a common misconception amongst filmmakers (and audiences) that a film’s promotion starts around its theatrical release date.  We, at First Weekend Club, would like to dispel that.   These days, there are more ways than … Continued