September 9, 2016

Weengushk Film Institute, in partnership with Northern Ontario Film Studios and Hideaway Pictures founder, David Anselmo have started a healthy food initiative for all WFI students, which will begin September 16, 2016.
Weegushk Film Institute Executive Director, Dr....

August 9, 2016

Weengushk Film Institute (WFI) is pleased to welcome Brock University Acting President, Brian Hutchings and administrative executives for a three-day professional tour of Manitoulin Island from August 12 to 14, 2016.
The tour will focus on the importance and history...

August 8, 2016

M’CHIGEENG, ON: This summer, Weengushk Film Institute (WFI) kicks off the annual Summer Scenes Workshop program at Sheguinadah First Nation. The summer camp will run from August 8 to August 19, 2016.
The two-week Summer Scenes Workshop program introduces youth aged 7...

April 14, 2016

M’CHIGEENG—The excitement was palpable in the Weengushk Film Institute (WFI) offices with the announcement that WFI’s production program has been accredited through a partnership with Brock University.

Source: Weengushk Film Institute to offer accredited film courses th...

April 12, 2016

A new partnership between Brock University and Weengushk Film Institute is opening doors for students studying on Manitoulin Island.

Starting in September, Brock is offering a certificate in film production that will be taught at Weengushk.

“A lot of the students may wan...

April 12, 2016

Brock University press release – When spring registration opened Monday, students examining the course offerings in the Film program found a surprise opportunity — a third-year film production.

Source: Brock students heading to Weengushk Film Institute in spring | Erie...

April 12, 2016

From the 11th to the 13th of March, WFI staff was in attendance at the Inspire Hope Youth Conference in Wemindji, Quebec.  A table with WFI promotional material and information for youth enabled connections and discussions on upcoming programming.  Many of the youth we...

April 12, 2016

Thursday, March 17th and Friday, March 18th, some of the Female Eye Film Festival filmmakers were here at Weengushk Film Institute (WFI) editing their super 8 short films in preparation of the event, happening June 14-19, 2016 in Toronto.

With a mandate to promote femal...

April 5, 2016

Source: A Day in the Life: Shirley Cheechoo – The Brock Press

A day in the life of Brock’s newly appointed Chancellor, Shirley Cheechoo, is a busy one. After waking up in her home on Manitoulin Island, she will typically either spend her day at the Weengushk Film I...

April 5, 2016



A 3-Week Film Production Course

BROCK UNIVERSITY and WEENGUSHK FILM INSTITUTE are offering an intensive 3-week Film P...

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