Radio & Television

CTF recommendations “simply unacceptable,” directors say

TORONTO – The Directors Guild of Canada is adding its name to the list of production industry professions upset at the recommendations by the CRTC’s task force looking into the funding of the Canadian Television Fund. The DGC filed comments with the CRTC this week urging the commission to reconsider several recommendations. The task force, led by CRTC vice-chair Michel Arpin, recommended in its June report that the CTF contributions from BDUs be taken out of the fund and put into a private funding stream. The directors object to this, saying that the BDUs make those contributions as part of...

Our industry and COVID-19

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