Speaker Lori McCurdy
Feature Film Executive–Atlantic Region
Lori McCurdy is on Telefilm's Project Financing team which is responsible for funding decisions on feature films at all levels. Her mandate is to develop and support feature film talent (producers, writers and directors) in the Atlantic region, primarily through investment in an annual portfolio of projects with budgets less than $3.5 million but she is also here as the primary contact for all Atlantic feature film clients and to help them navigate Telefilm and its programs. Lori has held a number of positions at Telefilm since her hiring in 1997, including Analyst, Business Affairs Lead Analyst, Television Business Unit Director, National Officer, Industry Development and Director, Performance and Quality Management. She has a law degree from Dalhousie’s Schulich School of Law, a B.A. (Film and Communications) from McGill University and a B.Sc. from Dalhousie University.
Speaking on: Post-session Chatroom: Access to Telefilm’s Feature Film Funding; Access to Telefilm’s Feature Film Funding