Radio & Television

DOC says CRTC’s licence renewal decisions “a good news, bad news situation”

TORONTO - The Documentary Organization of Canada (DOC) took a little more time to review last week’s CRTC’s broadcast policy changes and licence renewals before joining its fellow associations in denouncing the move to allow broadcasters to spend less on Canadian Programs of National Interest (PNI).DOC said Tuesday that it applauds the extra credits offered for programs produced by Indigenous producers and producers from official language minority communities, and “fully supports” the convening of an event on increasing women’s access to key creative and production positions.Executive director Pepita Ferrari said that DOC is pleased that the CRTC plans to revise...

Our industry and COVID-19

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