The Project Lead must be a citizen or permanent resident of Canada residing in BC or Alberta.
The Project Lead’s community of residence must be one of the eligible communities, and the Project Lead must be able to supply current proof of residency for the address listed on their submission. Please see the list of eligible communities.
The Project Lead can be a first time producer/filmmaker - previous experience is not required to be eligible.
The Project must have a self-identified female in at least one of the following key creative roles: Producer, Director, Writer, Director of Photography, Head Animator (for Animation projects only), Storyboard Artist (for Animation projects only), Editor, Composer, Production Designer.
For more details, please see the eligibility section in the 2019 STORYHIVE Documentary Edition Submission Rules.