This week in the Future of Ottawa series, we are looking at film, with a guest post from Stephanie Davy on the present and future of the film industry. Stephanie Davy has held several roles at the Ottawa Film Office; she’s currently the Marketing and Communications Officer.
Ottawa Film Office
Did you know that Ottawa’s film, television, and animation industry contributes over $100 million to our local economy each year? So how does an Ottawan with aspirations of breaking into the film or TV industry get started? The Ottawa Public Library is partnering with the Ottawa Film Office for Lights, Camera, Ottawa: A series of four online information sessions
The Ottawa Film Office recommends stand-out movies and television series filmed, produced—and in some cases set in—Ottawa, ranging from political dramas to murder mysteries to horror—lots and lots of horror.
The Ottawa Film Office recommends 10 great movies and TV series animated here in Ottawa and streaming now, highlighting Ottawa’s animating talent from the CBC to Netflix.
From these submissions, Netflix will invite a handful of creators to virtually meet with producers.