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Netflix, Canadian Film Centre, announce partnership


TORONTO – The Canadian Film Centre and Netflix announced Sunday a new five-year partnership in support of Canadian talent.The Netflix-CFC Global Project partnership will use “a model of three distinct program accelerators,” which will “amplify these voices and stories so that they resonate globally, showcasing Canadian talent within and beyond its borders,” says the CFC press release.Netflix's support comes from its existing $25 million fund to develop the next generation of Canadian creators and talent, but the release did not say how much of that will be directed to this particular deal.“Partnering with Netflix on this initiative represents an incredible...