Oscar Nominated Producer Maria Gracia Turgeon – Short Film Fund Mentor

TWICE OSCAR NOMINATED PRODUCER, MARIA GRACIA TURGEON WILL BE MENTORING THE WINNER OF THIS YEAR'S SHORT FILM FUND

Canadian producer and two-time Academy Award nominee Maria Gracia Turgeon is our Shore Scripts Short Film Mentor for 2022.

Maria has produced numerous short films including Brotherhood by Meryam Joobeur & FAUVE by Jérémy Comte, which were both nominated for Best Live Short Oscar. She is currently producing her first feature film, Marée Basse.

She joins us to mentor our Short Film Fund Winner. Maria will read and speak with our Grand Prize Winner to discuss their screenplay, and how to enhance elements of it to help tell the best story possible. She’ll also offer guidance on the production of the short. Her invaluable experience and track record will help the filmmaking team produce the best short film possible that has the chance of playing and winning awards at some of the top Film Festivals in the world. 

 

 

 

“I’m always thrilled to read new scripts! I feel privileged to be able to read the two winners, to discover new voices
and talk with them about the next step into making the best short film possible!”

 

 

 

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WHAT TO SPEND YOUR BUDGET ON?

WATCH BOTH OSCAR NOMINATED SHORT FILMS

We are funding the production of two films each season from screenwriters who enter their scripts into the Short Film Fund. Don’t miss the opportunity. Find out more about the Short Film Fund.