Six CFC Alumni Win Writers Guild of Canada Screenwriting Awards

By Margaret DeRosia ● April 25, 2017 11:00


Last night, the Writers Guild of Canada (WGC) held their 21st annual awards at Koerner Hall in Toronto. The awards honour excellence in Canadian screenwriting. 

We are thrilled that six CFC alumni won awards, capturing prizes in both the film and television categories, including the brand new category, "Best Script from a Rookie Series."

Congratulations to all of this year's nominees and winners. We are proud to see CFC so well represented among the best of the best.


Cartoon character holding a book and laughing.

CHILDREN’S

Numb Chucks, Season 2, “The Chucks Get Stuck in a Hole”
Written by Josh Gal


Man standing on bridge overlooking a city vista.

DOCUMENTARY

Quebec My Country Mon Pays
Written by John Walker


FEATURE FILM

Maudie
Written by Sherry White


Two young men and their older male teacher waving hands and making faces.

MOW AND MINISERIES

Bruno & Boots: Go Jump in the Pool
Written by Adam Barken


SHOWRUNNER AWARD

Aaron Martin


SONDRA KELLY AWARD

Diana Frances


Go here to see the full list of nominees and award winners.



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Margaret DeRosia

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