The ALFF Accelerator: Emerging filmmaker mentorship program

January 15, 2023

Are you a filmmaker looking to reach the next level with your craft? 

The ALFF Accelerator is a specialized development program for up to eight emerging independent filmmakers: writers, directors and/or producers. The goal of the program is to foster up-and-coming Yukon filmmakers by providing real-world skill development for the production of one-off documentary and narrative fiction projects.

Participants will hear from a variety of filmmakers and producers about key industry and creative topics and participate in hands-on workshops in a small group setting. Participants will benefit from tailored instruction. Presenters include filmmakers Max Fraser, Daniel Janke and Naomi Mark.   

Key Dates:

January  20- Application Deadline (5:00pm MT)

January 23- Selected applicants notified

February 3 + 4 – Workshops and 1 to 1 sessions with mentors

February 8 – February 12- ALFF Industry

February 9 – February 19 - Available Light Film Festival

February 20 to March 1 -  Follow up consultations with each participant


Email us for the application and if you have questions.



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