Grolsch Film Works Discovery Award TIFF 2012

DEBUT-FEATURE FILMMAKER ROLA NASHEF HONOURED WITH GROLSCH FILM WORKS DISCOVERY AWARD AT THE TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND AWARD SALUTES THE EMERGING FILMMAKER’S JOURNEY  On Sunday, September 9th, Discovery Programme filmmaker Rola Nashef was presented with the inaugural Grolsch Film Works Discovery Award, which includes a $10,000 cash prize to put toward her next project.  The innovative award … Continue reading DEBUT-FEATURE FILMMAKER ROLA NASHEF HONOURED WITH GROLSCH FILM WORKS DISCOVERY AWARD AT THE TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

When You’re Just Not Good Enough – Gift Bags, Blue Bands and Exclusive Tours with Brands

This weekend I attended the Toronto Film Festival.  It has always been my dream to attend “things” at TIFF and this year my dreams came true.  I was invited to a few gifting and cocktail lounges which threw a wrench into my annual routine but I was so excited to go. I won’t speak of the lounges I attended because honestly, I realize that this happens everyday around the world no matter how unfair and hurtful it can be. Gifting Lounge #1 The first lounge I went to was amazing where the PR Reps were hospitable and almost over the … Continue reading When You’re Just Not Good Enough – Gift Bags, Blue Bands and Exclusive Tours with Brands