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Applications open for second Diversity of Voices initiative at Banff


TORONTO - The Banff World Media Festival is calling for applications to the second edition of the Netflix-Banff Diversity of Voices Initiative, a national training and development program for underrepresented emerging and mid-career creators and producers of commercial television and/or digital media content, with a specific focus on Indigenous, Francophone and women industry professionals.The imitative will jumpstart and accelerate the careers of up to 100 participants at next year's Banff World Media Fest by providing full registration access to the festival, a bespoke professional development curriculum, plus access to networking opportunities with key industry buyers.In addition, a sub-group of 25 of...