AMPD Industry Talks: Screenwriting with Nikki Foy
YORK UNIVERSITY MOTION MEDIA STUDIO
in collaboration with
OYA BLACK ARTS COALITION (OBAC)
Industry Talks Series
Hosted by INGRID VENINGER Director, Motion Media Studio
Guest Speaker NIKKI FOY Screenwriter
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS
Ingrid Veninger is a writer, director, producer, full- time faculty at York University and Director of the Motion Media Studio at Cinespace. She has produced 15 feature films with premieres at TIFF, Rotterdam, Locarno, Busan, Whistler, Rome, Hot Docs and Karlovy Vary with retrospectives of her work at the Canadian Film Institute in Ottawa and FemCine in Chile.
Nikki Foy is a screenwriter and graduate from York University’s Screenwriting program – which welcomes only 10 students annually. Currently a lead writer on Star Wars: Outlaws, Nikki has previously written AAA games (Far Cry 6, Watch Dogs: Legion), mobile games (Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, Originals: Interactive Story Series), short films, and sketch comedy.