The Fabienne Colas Foundation is searching for a Manager for its’ Being Black in Canada (BBIC) program, the largest filmmaking training, mentorship, and creation program in Canada exclusively for emerging Black filmmakers.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE FABIENNE COLAS FOUNDATION
The Fabienne Colas Foundation (FCF) is a non-profit arts organization. FCF’s mission is to advance arts education and to support the creation, production, promotion, and distribution of film, arts, and culture throughout Canada and abroad. The FCF organizes the professional training program for emerging Black filmmakers called Being Black In Canada, as well as 12 annual arts and cultural festivals: Montreal International Black Film Festival, Toronto Black Film Festival, Haiti en Folie Festival in Montreal & New York City, Fade to Black Festival in Montreal, Quebec Film Festival in Haiti, Halifax Black Film Festival, the Halifax Black Summer Festival, the Calgary Black Film Festival, the Ottawa Black Film Festival, The Vancouver Black Film Festival and the Salvador Black Film Festival. The FCF positions itself as a space for discussion of the major current artistic, cultural, social, and social-economic issues of our time. For more details, please visit: www.fondationfabiennecolas.org
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE BBIC PROGRAM
Participants are given technical training from industry professionals while they develop, shoot, and post-produce a short 10-minute documentary, receiving mentorship and the opportunity to build industry connections throughout the process. The participants then travel to FCF Black film festivals in Canada to premiere their documentaries. In 2022 BBIC will take place in Vancouver, Calgary, Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal, and Halifax.
SEE BBIC HERE Being Black In Canada
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE PROGRAM MANAGER
Hours: Full Time- Work remotely
Salary: Depending on experience
HOW TO APPLY
Submit your CV and cover letter as a single document by emailing to: c.campeau@FondationFabienneColas.org with the subject line: “Application for Being Black In Canada Manager” | Being Black In Canada.”
We thank all applicants for their interest. Please note, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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