Sustainable Storytelling Careers


This panel explores the current TV and film landscape in Canada, shown through the careers of racialized filmmakers who’ve broken down barriers and are cementing space for their work on streaming platforms and traditional formats. How can you break into streaming or traditional mediums? Should you? This discussion will examine what is being done to attract and develop the careers of racialized storytellers creating original IP and working in non-traditional mediums who don’t yet see career sustainability in traditional formats like TV and film.



Janet-Rose Nguyen Actor, Writer, and Creator


Mayumi Yoshida Filmmaker

JP Larocque TV Writer and Producer, Misnomer Productions

Sherren Lee Filmmaker, DGC



18 Nov, 2021 4:30 pm


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