TRAILBLAZER

AWARDS

The Trailblazer Awards recognize outstanding achievements by racially diverse professionals in the Canadian entertainment industry. These 6 remarkable individuals inspire others and blaze a trail of excellence through their constant efforts to improve and diversify our vibrant film and television industry.

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Iris Ng

Iris Ng

Cinematographer

Cash B.Lim

Cash B.Lim

Head of Studio Operations

Portfolio Entertainment Inc.

Thyrone Tommy

Thyrone Tommy

Director

Anand Ramayya

Anand Ramayya

Producer

Karma Film Inc.

Lisa Meeches

Lisa Meeches

Founding Partner, Executive Producer

Eagle Vision Inc.

Karen Chapman

Karen Chapman

Storyteller, Director

NOMINATE A TRAILBLAZER!

Each year Reelworld Film Festival recognizes six outstanding individuals who inspire others, and blaze a trail of excellence through their constant efforts to improve and add diversity to Canada's vibrant film, television and new media industry.  ​

Past recipients include: Charles Officer (2002), Jennifer Holness (2003), Allison Duke (2005), Ritchie Mehta (2007), Warren Sonoda (2009), Mpho Koaho (2010), Lee Kim (2011), Naveen Prasad (2013), Ins Choi (2014), and Cara Gee (2015).

Reelworld Film Festival
20 Richmond Street East, 
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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