Your financing partner
Through the Canada Feature Film Fund, Telefilm Canada supports all stages of a feature film, from development, to production and post-production, to marketing to audiences both at home and abroad.
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The Development Program supports Canadian production companies looking to finance the development stage of their feature film project(s).
The Production Program supports Canadian production companies looking to finance the production and/or post-production stage of their feature film projects.
The Marketing Program supports Canadian distribution and production companies looking to finance the marketing and distribution of their feature film project(s).
The Promotion Program supports Canadian organizations active in film, television, or digital media.
Talent to Watch
The Talent to Watch Program (formerly the Micro-Budget Production Program) supports the development, production, digital distribution, and the promotion of a first feature film or web content project.
The Theatrical Documentary Program, in partnership with Rogers Group of Funds, supports Canadian production companies looking to finance feature-length documentary projects in production and post-production.
The Theatrical exhibition program is for Canadian commercial exhibitors and is intended to support the programming of Canadian films in theatres across Canada and to foster public access to these works.
Participation to international events
The Participation to International Festivals and Events Support Program
offers financial support to Canadian production companies with productions officially selected at an international festival, as well as producers invited to an international coproduction forum.
The Export Assistance Program supports foreign companies acquiring Canadian films, with the objective of increasing the visibility of Canadian talent and productions internationally.
Canada and France have signed specific agreements to additionally support certain coproduction projects through selective financial assistance.
Canadian production companies can now submit coproduction projects to Eurimages—European Cinema Support Fund.