CHINA (People’s Republic of)

Official text of the Canada-China Treaty – New Treaty
Signed August 31st, 2016

Entry into force: May 1st, 2017

 

Warning
Please note that the Film Coproduction Treaty between the Government of Canada and the Government of the People’s Republic of China only covers film projects.

Media
Film made on any production support, existing or future, for any distribution platform intended for viewing

Minimum Financial Contribution by Producers – see Annex Article 1
Bipartite: 15%
Multipartite: 10%

Nationality of Participants – see Article 1(f), Article 4 as well as Annex Article 3

Proportionality of expenditures – see Article 5

Revenue sharing – see Article 8(2)

Creative and technical contribution – see Annex Article 2

Location shooting and technical services – see Annex Article 3

Dubbing – see Annex Article 4

Transitional Provisions – see Article 13

Applicable Telefilm Guidelines – The guidelines applicable to audiovisual treaties that have entered into force as of July 1st, 2014 are applicable for this Treaty with the following exception:

  • ANNEX : Article 2- Creative and technical contribution by producers (the guidelines applicable to audiovisual treaties that have entered into force before July 1st, 2014 are applicable to this article).

 

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