Radio & Television

Telefilm to invest $2.3M in 19 new docs

MONTREAL - More than half of the 19 documentaries receiving funding from Telefilm Canada will be produced, directed or written by women, the organization said Friday.Telefilm unveiled the 19 English- and French-language feature-length documentaries that are receiving nearly $2.3 million funding through the Theatrical Documentary Program, in partnership with the Rogers Group of Funds.  The list of projects is available here.“This year again the selected projects show great promise, and we are delighted to see women playing prominent roles,” said Telefilm executive director Carolle Brabant, in the news release.  “Indeed, the women on the teams for these films include 12 directors,...

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.