MPPIA to Convene Industry ‘Town Hall’ Meeting

January 19, 2013
Posted by: Leslie Wootton

The Motion Picture Production Industry Association of British Columbia will gather BC’s motion picture production community to discuss the state of BC’s industry and plan for its future:

When: Tuesday, Jan. 22nd at 7 pm

Where: North Shore Studios, Stage 7, 555 Brooksbank Avenue, North Vancouver ( Limited Parking on site)


1.) Introduction ‘ Jackson Davies, UBCP/Capilano University

2.) SaveBCFilm ‘ background & update ‘ Wayne Bennett, Production Manager and SaveBCFilm spokesperson

3.) MPPIA, BC motion picture industry & government relations strategy update ‘ Peter Leitch, North Shore Studios/MPPIA Chair & Brian Hamilton, Omni Film/Chair Canadian Media Production Association ‘ BC Producers’ Branch

4.) Q & A ‘ open mic, MPPIA industry sector representatives taking questions

5.) Introducing We Create BC ‘ Garin Josey, William F. White/Paul Klassen IATSE 891

6.) Summary of Action Plan/acknowledgements ‘ Jackson Davies/Peter Leitch

MPPIA is a member-based, non-profit society established in April 2002 to grow, diversify and promote a competitive and sustainable motion picture production industry in British Columbia.