Doing for the advertising industry what impact investment has done for the world of finance,

Make us better.

reGEN media is North America's only Indigenous-owned and female-founded media impact agency, exploring how transformative media can be more equitably financed, sustainably accessible, and easily integrated into our daily lives to make a difference.

We work with congruent and cohesive partners to remove barriers and ensure transformative stories by underrepresented artists are financed, monetized, and activated to scale their impact.

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Introducing:

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An all-in-one mediatech platform from project inception to launch that prioritizes meaningful monetization, authentic audience engagement, and multiple, innovative revenue-generating possibilities centred around independent filmmakers and creators, their care our highest priority. 

reGEN Cinema (2023) will offer brand-activated, direct-to-consumer streaming film hubs, including interactive opportunities, meet-the-filmmaker events, merchandise sales, and take-action impact campaigns. reGEN media is North America's only Indigenous-owned and female-founded media impact agency, exploring how film could be more equitably financed, sustainably accessible, and easily integrated into our daily lives to make a difference.

  • Filmmaker-Focused Finance

    What if our finance model placed the artist at its core?

  • Meaningful Monetization

    Tools to build residual income, financial stability, and purposeful growth

  • Brand-Activated Distribution

    Expanding accessible flow of transformative stories with aligned partners

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Join Naomi McDougall Jones & Charlene SanJenko in a Regenerative Creation Cohort!

SAVE-THE-DATE: Registration for our year-long Creation Cohort ends soon. If you are readying yourself to dive into your creative projects throughout 2023, this is for you! Learn more.

EARLY 2023: The Story of Us, Filmmakers Panel, featuring Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists, filmmakers, and creators from across Turtle Island.

LATE SPRING 2023: Early planning is underway for a Matriarch's Picnic in Splatsin. This special event is related to the filming of our Coming Home short film. Stay tuned for further details as they are confirmed.

FALL 2024: Sunshine Coast Film Festival. If you are interested to partner or volunteer, we'd love to hear from you.

TELUS Originals production funding announced for Elders' Project

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With production funding from TELUS originals, Elders' Project (working title) is a feature-length film spotlighting the work of three Indigenous changemakers who are determined to halt intergenerational trauma. Stories of hope and homecoming intersect, as three visionary creators work with their communities. Charlene SanJenko of Splatsin in the Secwépemc Nation (Shuswap), Alfonso Salinas of the shíshálh Nation and swiya (Sunshine Coast) and Ecko Aleck of the Nlaka'pamux Nation (Lytton) are documenting and learning the traditional cultural teachings of their Elders. 

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reGEN media makes sense.

Transformative media that delivers target returns.

With North American adults spending almost 12 hours per day connected to some type of media, the power to influence society to become the ancestors our future families need truly sits in our hands.

Impact investing backs companies working on the world's most challenging problems.

Impact media shifts behaviors and opens perspectives to ensure these same challenges never happen again.

A Decentralized Approach to Media Production

reGEN media is committed to a decentralized approach to media production with Indigenous community partners!

Coming Up in 2023, here are a few of the initiatives we're most excited about ...

  • Our rural community based micro-studio in Gibsons, BC piloting a hub-and-spoke decentralized production model with various Indigenous community partners
  • Working with media-technology partners to launch our DTC streaming film hub prototype for our first slate of nine regenerative media projects
  • Launching our third-party, professionally managed reGEN media impact fund, an innovative impact fund with a better liquidity profile
  • Well-diversified, registered-funds eligible investment opportunity
  • 1st mover advantage, a new category in a growing industry - exploring various opportunities, new partnerships, and national conference profiling
  • Working with industry veterans to ensure a strong foundation is in place to access location-specific film tax credits, venture tax credits, and more 
  • Initiating plans for unique investor and brand partner experiences, including red-carpet screenings, film festivals, and creative learning with our artists

Book a conversation to discuss investment or brand partner opportunities now.

reGEN media is proud to be affiliated with the following creative collaborators