CMF invests $6.3M across 31 digital projects
Projects from Quebec’s Frima Studios and Ontario’s Finish Line Games were among those to pick up funding in this latest round.
BravoFACTUAL awards $434K to short docs
The Hunted from Nimisha Mukerji and Lindsay George was among 10 short docs to receive funding.
TFCA announces finalists for best Canadian feature prize
Andrew Cividino’s Sleeping Giant (pictured) is among three films in the running to win the $100,000 Rogers Best Canadian Film Award.
Business plans a barrier in equity crowdfunding for film/TV
Equity-crowdfunding platform founder Oscar Jofre says the devil is in the details for screen-based companies raising investment capital.
Quebecor Fund distributes $2.27M across eight projects
Property Brothers and Code Max were among the productions to receive funding.
CMF invests $2.5M across 10 projects
The latest round of funding was awarded through the Canada Media Fund’s Diverse Languages Program stream.
Odyssey Media inks multi-picture deal with Belgian prodco
The deal will see production and post divided between Canada and Belgium. (Company CEO Kirk Shaw pictured.)
Production wraps on Operation Insanity
The comedy feature, produced by CCI Entertainment, is the first theatrical production to emerge from Corus and Telefilm’s Family Feature Production Fund.
Production underway in Newfoundland on Maudie
The Canada/Ireland copro, which will be distributed by Mongrel Media, stars Ethan Hawke and Sally Hawkins (pictured right). (Director Aisling Walsh pictured left.)
CMF distributes $5M across 17 projects
Docs about boxer Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, explorer Jeff Fuchs and mermaids are among 17 docs to receive support from the Canada Media Fund.