Industry News

March 2020

With many programs in flux at this time, please double check that all information is up to date. 

Telefilm Canada is currently accepting applications by Canadian companies for accreditation at the Marche du Film in Cannes, taking place May 12-21, 2020 | Apply by March 27​

IPF Producer Bursaries. The IPF and BANFF will provide 3 qualified scripted short form series producers/creators with a full festival registration and access to all festival events, a travel subsidy of $1500 CAD, mentorship by the IPF and a special masterclass session with key BANFF experts Learn More and Apply by April 30 

CBC New Indigenous Voices call for applicants. NSI is currently seeking applications from Indigenous creators (aged 18 to 35) interested in a career in film, television and digital media. This is a full-time course which runs from April to July 2020 | Apply by March 20

RBC Yorkton Film Festival Mentorship Program connects emerging filmmakers with mentors to help guide their careers in the national film and television industries I Apply by March 31

CBC's Short Film Face Off Returns for Season 13. In Short Film Face Off films are screened and a panel of industry professionals provide commentary as well as discuss the creative and technical aspects of the films with the filmmakers I Learn More and Apply by March 27

Ontario Creates Export Fund Call for Applicants. The Ontario Creates Export Fund - Film and Television provides eligible Ontario producers with funding to pursue strategic export development activities that support company growth and produce measurable business development results I Apply by April 20

NYWIFT is now accepting submissions for The Writer's Lab, a 4-day intensive for women screenwriters over 40. Deadline: April 22

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