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