All Production Funding Articles
Federal Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly says Canada’s TV production sector, alarmed at new CRTC regulations that reduce the need to hire Canadians to obtain funding, should not count on her for any immediate help to reverse the situation.
Creators blast CRTC ruling's suggestion that Canadians need foreign help to make TV hits.
The media company has given the money to the Nova Scotia Independent Production Fund, a not-for-profit support program for producers and filmmakers in the province.
Columnist says Pick-and-pay, basic cable packages may be great for cable subscribers, who get to choose which channels they pay for, but they are also changing the game for smaller, independent media production companies.
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission has decided it will now take just six points out of 10, instead of eight, for a production to qualify as Canadian.
Reporters explain how the troubles of the World Film Festival have serious repercussions. As the Montreal film festival has plunged in chaos, some foreign cinematographers travel find out upon arrival their films won’t be projected, artists are unable to discuss with the public and the media because they don’t have access to conference rooms, and the public won’t have access to many of the movies screened for critics.
Projects now open to qualify for CIPF funding will now only have to generate six points out of 10, down from the previous eight
Columnist says the same municipal leaders who are saying no to Kabane77 are heavy promoters of one of the collective’s primary goals - protecting creative workshops and artists’ spaces.
FRIENDS comments on the renewal of television licences held by large English- and French-language ownership groups.
Director of creative initiatives Missy Laney says the struggle for creators to get noticed online is real, which is why marketing matters.
Does Canadian cinema accurately reflect our culture, or has it been soaking in maple syrup for far too long? by Calum Marsh
Film director Evan Rissi says eight out of 10 people he asked couldn’t even name a Canadian film.
Library and Archives Canada Announces $1.5 Million in Funding to Help Local Communities Preserve Canada's Documentary Heritage
The Library and Archives Canada program will provide $1.5 million in funding to 40 projects led by archives, libraries and heritage institutions across Canada.
50° North Productions will have full in-house production capability in Vancouver with development offices in Vancouver and Los Angeles.
Corus Entertainment presents a manifesto containing six principles for innovation and success.
How do we apply Canadian content rules to a world in which we’re all creating all the time? by David Berry
Columnist says one of the best ways of supporting artists — content creators, whatever you want to call them — has always been a direct approach: grants and other sources of funding, sure, but also more grassroots things like education and promotion, to help create a base-level interest that’s crucial to the survival of our cultural artifacts.
Heritage Minister says Canada's cultural and creative industries are important drivers of innovation and a vibrant part of the Canadian economy.
A Berwick, N.S., based television series has struck a deal with Netflix which will take their show to a worldwide audience.
Columnist says the cultural sector received a $1.87 billion boost over five years Tuesday in a Liberal budget that aims to reshape the narrative of the economy.
The National Film Board of Canada, the country's public filmmaker, has promised half the movies it finances will be directed by women.
The big cable providers managed to fall short of even the dramatically lowered expectations of TV viewers with their new ‘skinny basic’ services.