Articles Tagged ‘Telefilm Canada’



Telefilm invests $6.2M in eight features

FILMFUNDING

Mike Clattenburg’s Trailer Park Boys III and Sylvain Archambault’s La Garde are among the films receiving coin through the Canada Feature Film Fund.



Prime Time 2013: Be more entrepreneurial, CRTC urges prodcos

NEWS

To succeed in a broadband world, producers need to be “global champions” focused on bringing content to the world market, CRTC chair Jean-Pierre Blais told conference delegates.



Prime Time 2013: Ottawa reinvigorates co-pro policy

NEWS

Indie producers greeted the federal government’s push to “make it easier” to get projects off the ground with optimism.



Telefilm invests in four French-language features

FILM

Ghosts, Le Loups, Le Relampeur and Tu dors Nicole received backing through the Canada Feature Film Fund.



Telefilm announces eight micro-budget program finalists

FILMFUNDING

A total of eight projects will receive $120,000 apiece in funding towards a feature-length film that includes a multi-platform and digital release strategy.



Weekly roundup: Festival lineups and doc broadcast premieres

FILMTV

This week’s roundup includes the list of industry folk taking part in the ACCT’s In Studio program on Mar. 2 (such as actor Gerry Dee, pictured) and Canuck titles screening at the Miami International Film Festival.



Carolle Brabant reappointed as Telefilm exec director

FILMTV

Brabant will continue in her current role for another three-year term.



Cameras roll on Bunker 6

FILM

The dramatic thriller, written and directed by Greg Jackson and produced by indie Sheltered Pictures, is being filmed in a former military bunker in Debert, Nova Scotia.



Broadcasters under-funding western producers: Nordicity study

FUNDINGPOLICY

The commissioned report concluded Prairie producers are being short-changed by the CBC, the NFB, Telefilm Canada, the Canada Media Fund and the Canada Feature Film Fund.



Working group will promote Canadian film, TV and digital media

FILMTVWEB

Co-chaired by Shaw Media’s SVP of content Barb Williams and CMPA head Michael Hennessy, the group will focus on developing a strategy to boost Canadian audiences.

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