Canadian productions, on all consumption platforms, in Canada and abroad.
To foster and promote the development of the Canadian audiovisual industry by playing a leadership role through financial support and initiatives that contribute to the industry’s commercial, cultural and industrial success.
We are a team of some 180 enthusiasts of Canadian media content, who:
Provide financial support to Canadian film projects and promote Canadian audiovisual success and talent at festivals, markets and events—regionally, nationally and around the world.
Administer the funding programs for the Canada Media Fund, which totalled
Make recommendations to the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages regarding audiovisual treaty coproductions.
Headquartered in Montreal,
we serve our clients through four
offices located in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and Halifax.
In 2015-2016, our funding programs
provided $95.7 million in support for the
Canadian audiovisual industry:
110 feature films
105 feature films
for the creation of
for promotional events
in Canada supporting
42 Canadian film
festivals and 102
Canadian films at
Message from the Chair of the Board
We must ensure that our talented creators are known here and around the world. This vision gives even more importance to the audiences whose presence provides a true measure of industry success.
Chair of the Board
Message from the Executive Director
I am pleased to note that more and more women – and young women – are choosing to become filmmakers in both feature film and documentary. Gender equality is an important issue across Canada and globally.
Carolle Brabant, FCPA, FCA, MBA