Copied from Media in Canada - canadianMoneyShutterstock

CMF awards $2.9M across six projects

The Francophone Minority Program dished out funds to programs including Mehdi & Val and Vague d’Acadie.


TFO partners with PBS

The media co broadens its reach with a deal to distribute its French-language educational programming to teachers across the U.S.

Copied from Media in Canada - canadianMoneyShutterstock

Telus awards $3.2M across 61 projects

Hybrid live-action/animation series Raven’s Adventures, produced by Edmonton’s Groove Soldier Productions, is among the recipients in the latest round.

TO Tubers Still

Fibe TV1 preps influencer spotlight series TO Tubers

The Toronto-based influencers featured in the series have a combined YouTube following of 8.5 million subscribers.

Copied from Media in Canada - CBC hip Kingston

Still so gloriously hip

Gord Downie and his band pull in some mammoth numbers for the live airing of their Kingston, ON concert on the CBC and online.


Boat Rocker Ventures invests in U.S. media site The Outline

The division of Boat Rocker Media has boarded the first round of funding for tech-journalism guru Joshua Topolsky’s new project.

CREDIT shutterstock_toronto

Buck Productions trips out with HuffPo Canada

The Toronto prodco signed on with HuffPo Canada to produce Like A Tourist, a 10-part travel web series.

Copied from Media in Canada - canadianMoneyShutterstock

Bell Media sees growth in Q2

The company continues to see subscriber gains as a result of CraveTV’s rollout and the expansion of TMN.

Telefilm Canada-Canadian VR technology and content take centre s

Screen Awards dive into immersive media

The ACCT has announced five new digital and immersive award categories to be presented during Canadian Screen Week.


Kirstine Stewart to leave Twitter

The former broadcaster and VP of media for North America will be leaving the social media company at a to-be-determined date.


Smokebomb goes Darken

Production on the digital prodco’s first feature film is underway, and will be preceded by a 20-part YouTube series.

Copied from Media in Canada - canadianMoneyShutterstock

OTTs should pay up: report

A report from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives calculates how much governments could collect from OTTs like Netflix.