And the winners are...
It was loud and lively in downtown Toronto on April 22 as we celebrated Canada’s screenwriters at the 17th annual WGC Screenwriting Awards. More than 700 revelers from the film, TV and digital media industry came together to congratulate the finalists and cheer the winners. And those winners are...
Sidekick “I, Sidebot”
Written by Dan Williams & Lienne Sawatsky
Children & Youth
How To Be Indie “How To Make a Christmas Miracle”
Written by John May & Suzanne Bolch
A Sorry State
Written by Mitch Miyagawa
Movies & Miniseries
Written by Andrew Wreggitt
Shorts & Webseries
Ruby Skye P.I.: The Haunted Library “#Creepy”
Written by Julie Strassman-Cohn & Jill Golick
Less Than Kind “Jerk Chicken”
Written by Kim Coghill
The L.A. Complex “Down in L.A.”
Written by Martin Gero
WGC Showrunner Award – Mark Ellis & Stephanie Morgenstern (Flashpoint)
The Jim Burt Screenwriting Prize – Wild Medicine by Adam Garnet Jones
Writers Block Award – Anne-Marie Perrotta, Simon Racioppa & Lienne Sawatsky
Congratulations to all the nominees, finalists and winners!
Thank You to our very Generous Sponsors!
9 Story Entertainment
Corus Entertainment Inc.
Deluxe Toronto Ltd.
Nerd Corps Entertainment
Shaw Rocket Fund
Vanguarde Artists Management
Back Alley Films Productions & Muse Entertainment Enterprises
Bell Broadcast and New Media Fund/Cogeco Development
Fund/Independent Production Fund
Canada Film Capital Corporation/EP Canada Film Services Inc.
& Comweb/William F. White International
Epitome Pictures Inc.
the Jennifer Hollyer Agency inc.
Marinucci & Company, Chartered Accountants
Matteau Poirier, avocats
STARLIGHT - The Canadian Movie Channel
Temple Street Productions
Toronto Film, Television & Digital Media Office