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Telefilm, Rogers support 16 documentaries

Projects including 2019 Hot Docs opener nipawistamasowin: We Will Stand Up and Michelle Latimer’s Inconvenient Indian will share $1.6 million.

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Telefilm, Rogers invest $2.5M across 18 docs

Sharkwater: Extinction, the follow up to the late Rob Stewart’s 2006 documentary, was among the projects to receive funding.

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Hot Docs adds new $50K award

The Rogers Audience Award for Best Canadian Feature will be presented to the highest-rated film.

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Telefilm, Rogers invest $1.6M across six docs

Anthropocene (pictured) from Jennifer Baichwal and Edward Burtynsky was among the projects to receive funding through the Theatrical Documentary Program.

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Telefilm, Rogers renew theatrical doc program for 2015/16

The program, backed by Telefilm Canada and the Rogers Group of Funds, supports feature-length docs at the production or post-production stage.


Rogers doc fund invests $1.1M across 17 projects

EyeSteel Film’s Tokyo Girls and White Pine Pictures’ PTSD/Beyond Trauma were among the projects selected to receive coin in this latest round of funding.

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Telefilm, Rogers Group of Funds invest $625K across 7 docs

The latest films by Nettie Wild, Mila Aung-Thwin and Rama Rau are among the projects that will receive production and post-production coin through the fund.

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Telefilm, Rogers invest $1.1 million in 5 docs

The selected films include projects from Larry Weinstein and Nicholas de Pencier.

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Telefilm, Rogers Group of Funds renew doc program

The organizations have extended their partnership for another year with the program, which supports the production of Canadian theatrical documentaries.


Telefilm, Rogers Group of Funds invest in seven docs

Projects from Harold Crooks, Rob Stewart and Thomas Burstyn are among the seven selected theatrical docs that will receive production or post-production coin.

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Theatrical doc program budget back to $1.5M as NFB comes on board

Following earlier funding cuts that saw Telefilm slash its contribution to the program by half, the NFB has joined with Telefilm and the Rogers Group of Funds to restore the program’s budget.


Rogers, Telefilm extend doc funding partnership

The organizations will fund theatrical documentary filmmaking through 2011-2012.