In partnership with the Greater Sudbury Economic Development Corporation, MFM is thrilled to play a part in bringing the following series of FREE expert panel discussions to Sudbury and Northern Ontario film industry stakeholders.

Make sure to RSVP to the panel(s) you wish to attend to ensure your spot is reserved!


Panel #4: Your Business & The Film Industy: RSVP Now using Google Forms or Facebook!

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Discover how your business can compliment the film industry and thrive as a result! Moderated by Kelly Scott of Barrydowne Paint.

5 - 7PM @ Art Gallery of Sudbury (251 John Street in Sudbury)

Panelists: Derek Cashmore (Cooper Equipment), Alina Dockery (Letterkenny TV Series) & Kristen McKee (Sudbury Regional Business Centre).


Panel #1: Film Workers' Rights

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Get familiar with your all your rights as a film worker from a variety of different professional perspectives. Moderated by Markus Schwabe of CBC Morning North.

4 - 5:30PM @ Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham (1312 Kingsway in Sudbury)

Panelists: Matthew Ellis (IATSE 634), Jenny Fortin (Sudbury Workers Education and Advocacy Centre) & Gerry Paquette (Ministry of Labour)


Panel #2: Downtown Filming & Etiquette

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Sudbury's downtown community and film community share spaces and affect each other in many ways - let's talk about it! Moderted by Markus Schwabe of CBC Morning North.

6 - 8PM @ Fromagerie Elgin (5 Cedar Steet in Sudbury)

Panelists: Staff Sargeant Tim Burt (Paid Duty Officer, GSPS), Victoria Harding (Associate Executive Director, DGC Ontario), Maher Khalil (Multiventure Downtown Sudbury Business Owner) & Craig Rose (Locations Manager)


Panel #3: Film Careers 101

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Career guidance and education for students as well as new entrants to the film industry. Moderated by Sudbury Secondary School Media/Musical Arts Teacher, Mr. Stephane Ostrander.

12 - 2PMSheridan Auditorium (Sudbury Secondary School, 154 College Street in Sudbury)

Panelists: David Anselmo (Northern Ontario Film Studios), Richard Carriere (Ontario Works) & Paul W. Los (PWL Films)

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