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Content 22 JUL 2022

Telefilm Canada supports the creation of six indigenous feature films

22 JUL 2022
The company will support six Indigenous projects through the Indigenous Stream submitted under the Theatrical Documentary Program and the Production Program, for a total commitment of over $3 million.

Digital 22 JUN 2022

Canada passes bill to compel local content on streaming platforms

22 JUN 2022
The country's lower house of the parliament passed legislation that would bring online streaming platforms under the stewardship of the country's broadcast regulator and compel firms like Netflix, YouTube, and Spotify to offer more local content.

Digital 9 JUN 2022

Pluto TV partners with Corus for its launch in Canada

9 JUN 2022
Launching this fall with more than 100 curated channels and over 20,000 hours of content, the service will have Corus as its advertising representative in the country.

Content 2 MAY 2022

New coproduction agreement between Canada and France

2 MAY 2022
As part of efforts to modernize coproduction treaties, the Department of Canadian Heritage has completed negotiations for a new agreement with France.

Content 25 APR 2022

Reelworld Screen Institute launches the Reelworld Black Entrepreneurs Program

25 APR 2022
This project is funded through a non-repayable investment of $1.4 million through the Government of Canada’s Black Entrepreneurship Program Ecosystem Fund through the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario.