18 May 2022

Through this program, youth from various neighborhoods across the city gather to engage in the powerful experience of watching and analyzing meaningful films. This program in collaboration with TIFF grants these young individuals access to resources they never knew were available, opening their eyes to the possibilities within the world of filmmaking. With the aid of school buses ensuring a safe journey, youth from different areas of the city have the opportunity to come together, fostering a sense of unity and shared understanding.

This program serves as a bridge, highlighting the common ground that unites us all, while also providing a unique avenue for youth to gain valuable insights into the world around them through the art of dissecting film. Additionally, each screening is followed by a guided Q&A session with industry professionals, offering an invaluable opportunity for the youth to learn more about the power of storytelling and filmmaking.


18 May 2022

Week after week, aspiring photographers are guided by industry professionals, taking on diverse assignments to refine their craft and emerge as the city’s next generation of sports photographers. Through this program, they not only hone their technical skills but also learn the art of effective sharing and communication.

As a result, they are guided to create their own portfolios on their websites that stands as a testament to their growth and achievements, distinguishing them as a unique cohort of talented young photographers. Upon completion of the program, all participants are provided with paid work opportunities with recognizable brands allowing them to continue expanding their work portfolios, fostering a pathway for their future success in the field..