TO WebFest Blog

CALL for Producers & Directors

Location: Toronto, ON, Canada Time Frame: Sept 2016 – Sept 2017 Time Commitment: Between 10-25 hours / week (peaks for 3 months prior to main event) Compensation: These are volunteer positions for a volunteer-driven non-profit arts association   Organization Description The Independent Web Series Creators of Canada, is a non-partisan, policy-focused, non-profit association of web content […]

2016 T.O. Webfest Wrap-Up

Thank you for coming to T.O. Webfest 2016! Thank you for sponsoring it, for volunteering with us and for helping us make it happen! Seriously, we couldn’t have done it without you. And if you’re just hearing about it now – well thanks for reading and hopefully we’ll see you in 2017! This year we went […]

Web Series Screening @ TIFF! Nov 19, 9pm

T.O.WEBFEST & IWCC PRESENT WEB SERIES! HOSTED BY November 19, 2015    9:00pm.   Cinema #3 TIFF Bell Lightbox – 350 King St. West T.O. WEBFEST & IWCC PRESENT:  CANADA: Full of Win.   A 2-hour web series screening block including Q&A’s with the creators.  Discover some web series that have found success in funding, accolades, and […]

Partnership with TELUS STORYHIVE

T.O. WebFest has made some new friends, and we are excited for our 2015 festival to involve a collaboration with the TELUS STORYHIVE program. Web series fans and creators will be treated to a special ‘Best of the West’ screening block in collaboration with STORYHIVE, featuring selected webseries from British Columbia and Alberta, including the two STORYHIVE finalists to […]

LOCATION

We are thrilled to announce, our venue for TO WebFest 2015 will be: The Bloor Hot Docs Cinema ! We are delighted to partner with the Bloor for this event, and can’t thank them enough for having us. Home to the Hot Docs Film Festival, the renown community cinema shares our values of promoting independent creators, and has […]

Check It Out: Space Janitors

I’m a fan of this series. I thought it was a well crafted idea when they first launched the first season on The Escapist, it seemed all too fitting when they joined the Geek & Sundry channel for season two, and I’ve been impatiently awaiting new episodes ever since they were awarded IPF funding for […]

A Letter From TO Webfest

It’s coming! We’re pleased to announce work on TO Webfest 2015 is well under way. We’re working around the clock to get set up for next year.  We’re aiming to bring in new sponsors, and partners, expand our panels and workshops, offer a new B2B opportunity, and a new set of guidelines. You can look […]

Check It Out: Whatever, Linda

This is the first in a series of posts about shows we’re excited about, that’s all. They haven’t asked for this, they haven’t submitted anything. We just think these series are pretty swell. This hilarious 70’s-set, award winning dramedy; 5 and counting, follows Linda the secretary and mastermind behind the biggest financial fraud in history. […]