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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.

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BravoFACTUAL awards $434K to short docs

The Hunted from Nimisha Mukerji and Lindsay George was among 10 short docs to receive funding.

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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.

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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.

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Quebecor Fund distributes $2.27M across eight projects

Property Brothers and Code Max were among the productions to receive funding.

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CMF invests $2.5M across 10 projects

The latest round of funding was awarded through the Canada Media Fund’s Diverse Languages Program stream.

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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.)

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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.

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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.)

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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.