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Telefilm unveils coproduction guidelines for new treaties

The latest rule changes apply to treaty co-productions that came into effect after July 1, 2014, including the new Canada-India coproduction agreement.

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Latest Telefilm Canada New Voices winners named

Carly Stone and Dennis Allen are among the latest recipients of the award.

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Alan Gilsenan’s indie Unless starts shooting in Toronto

The Canada-Ireland coproduction, which brings Carol Shields’ last novel to the big screen, stars Catherine Keener, Matt Craven and Hannah Gross.

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Telefilm invests over $4M across three French features

Projects from Denis Cote and Jean-Francois Pouliot were among those chosen to receive financing through Telefilm’s Canada Feature Film Fund.

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Telefilm to invest another $2M annually via Talent Fund

The new coin to come over the next seven to eight years was announced by Telefilm chair Michel Roy at Prime Time in Ottawa (Roy pictured).

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Eye on Canada launches Canadian content hub

The website is the latest project from the Telefilm/CMPA/CMF joint program, designed to raise the profile of Canadian content with the general public.

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Jason Goode makes feature debut with Numb

Stefanie von Pfetten and Battlestar Gallactica star Jamie Bamber (pictured) top-line the thriller now shooting in B.C.

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Telefilm honors Mommy with 2014 Guichet d’Or

The award is presented annually to the Canadian French-language film with the highest-grossing domestic box office sales.

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Cameras roll on indie rom-com Your Money or Your Wife

Iain MacLeod’s debut feature, shooting in Halifax (pictured), stars Craig Brown and Meredith MacNeill.

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Telefilm names Roxane Girard as interim business affairs director

The Canada Media Fund exec fills in as Dave Forget joins the executive team at the Directors Guild of Canada (Girard pictured).

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Telefilm exec Dave Forget moves to DGC

He joins the Directors Guild of Canada as director of policy on Feb. 2.

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Telefilm renews micro-budget production program for third year

The low-budget movie support initiative has spawned Christian Sparkes’ Cast No Shadow and Kyle Thomas’ The Valley Below.