Radio & Television

Telefilm invests $4.7 million in 11 new Indigenous productions

MONTREAL — Telefilm Canada announced Tuesday $4.7 million in funding for the production of 11 new Indigenous feature films in 2017-2018, following through on its commitment in February to increase financing available to Indigenous talent.In fact, the support provided through the Telefilm Production Program’s Indigenous stream exceeds its original commitment of $4.2 million. Telefilm’s investment supports both established and emerging Indigenous talent from coast-to-coast-to-coast, with seven projects being led by women, Telefilm said in a press release.“Telefilm Canada is a longstanding supporter of Indigenous creative talents and we are privileged to have the ongoing support of the community to move...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.