Services Offered: Mentorship & Professional Development, Producing & Creation
Organization Type: Non-profit
Weengushk Film Institute (WFI) is a non-profit, artist-focused film and television-training centre, dedicated to unlocking the creative potential of Indigenous youth.
While celebrating and sharing their voices, these emerging Indigenous artists learn market leading and life skills, as they begin their path towards inspired and sustainable futures.
Through an understanding of tradition, culture and identity, WFI envisions the collection, preservation and representation of new creative voices. The development and recognition of Indigenous youth, at WFI, supports the important contribution of Indigenous stories to the Canadian arts landscape.
Priority Community: Indigenous artists, Youth
Communities Organization Self-Identifies With: Indigenous artists, Youth