The CBC Creator Network amplifies the voices of the next generation of Canadian storytellers and connects them with CBC platforms. We’re looking for compelling stories, unique perspectives and arresting visuals that reflect the country in all its diversity, with a focus on millennial and Gen Z audiences. We work with you to produce brave and helpful content that you want to watch, come back to and share with your friends.
There are several regional opportunities to work with CBC Creator Network. What matters is that it’s a compelling idea driven by strong visual treatments.
Please note: The Creator Network is looking for unscripted content and is not currently considering pitches for comedy or drama.
Across all regions, we are looking for:
British Columbia & Alberta:
Format: 3-7 min videos: mini-documentaries, profiles, POV pieces.
Contact Sheila Peacock at:
See examples of our past work on the Creator Network YouTube playlist and watch Uytae Lee’s Stories About Here on CBC Gem.
Format: 3-7 min videos, personal essays, audio essays, photography, POV pieces, and illustrations
Pitch information and form
See examples of Sask content at cbc.ca/CreatorNetworkSK
Format: 4-7 min videos, personal essays, audio essays, photography, and illustrations
Format: 4-7 minute videos, short docs, profiles, POV and personal storytelling.
More information, including the pitch form, here.
Nova Scotia, PEI, New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador
Format: 3-7 min videos (mini-documentary or POV), personal essays, audio essays, photography, comics and illustrations.
Please see the above list to determine what each region requires. In general, they will want to know:
Please put PITCH in your subject line. Ideally fits on a single page.
The Creator Network aims to develop new voices, particularly from diverse and underrepresented communities with a focus on the Gen Z and millenial audience. We want to hear from those who are Black, Indigenous, people of colour or LGBTQ2+, those living with disabilities or anyone with a new and fresh idea.
Content creators can be writers, filmmakers, vloggers, photographers, journalists, artists, animators, foodies or anyone else with a compelling idea and visual plan for bright and bold content.