Please note the following changes to the 2015 deadlines.
New Brunswick Joy Award: Sunday October 18th.
902 Post Joy Award
Newfoundland Joy Award,
Helen Hill Animated Joy Award
all Friday October 23rd.
All applications in 2015 are by email only. Video can be submitted by links to Vimeo, Youtube or a similar source.
The Linda Joy Media Arts Society is pleased to announce the winner of the 2014 Newfoundland Joy Award. The LJMAS extends heartfelt congratulations to Martine Blue.
Winner: Martine Blue
For: Perfect Family
Award partners: Atlantic Studio Cooperative ($7,500), Newfoundland Independent Filmmakers Coop ($2,500), John Doyle ($1,200), Kodak Canada.
Edda McCraken, a six-foot tall parrot woman and former circus performer, struggles with her thirteen year old daughter’s new found embarrassment of her freakish family.
Martine Blue is a filmmaker living in rural Newfoundland. She has self-financed several award winning films which have been screened at film festivals here and internationally. Most recently her comedy Me2 has received enthusiastic reviews.
Download the 2014 Newfoundland Joy application form from the Award page, or right here.
Remember you can apply by email with Vimeo or Youtube links now!
Note that Express Post has been unreliable in past years, taking from 2 to as many as 10 days for unexplained reasons. So we recommend email to ensure arrival on time!
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