IMAF 2012 Wraps

The Island Media Arts Festival 2012 is a wrap! Huge congrats and thanks to Dave Ward the Festival Director, Bill Harrington the Technical Director, The Volunteer Committee and the volunteers, The Selection Committee, and the amazing staff at The Guild and The Confed. Centre Gallery.

Thanks goes out to all the filmmakers whose work is the heart of the festival. With close to 100 films of all genres screened over the past week – PEI audiences got a wide breadth of perspective, insight, and flight of fancy.

The festival’s awards were handed out at the CBC Gala. Congrats to the recipients:

  • 2012 CBC 3-2-1 Award – Harmony Wagner (Director) and Jason Rogerson (Producer)
  • The Island Media Arts Co-op Audience Choice Award – Dan Caseley for Mr. Toesley and the Love Powered Space Machine.
  • The William F. White Filmmaker of the Year Award – John Hopkins
  • The Women in Film and Television Salute Award – Louise Lalonde

Tonight’s the Night

The Island Media Arts Festival is about to kick off it’s Opening Night Screenings in three locations across PEI simultaneously!

7:30pm – Tuesday May 8th



Georgetown at the King’s Playhouse

Summerside at Three Oaks Sr. High School

Charlottetown at The Guild

Followed by IMAF’s Opening Night reception hosted by MusicPEI.

Come on down and celebrate the media arts with us!

For a full IMAF schedule of panels, presentations, workshops and screenings go HERE.