Funds and programs we administer

Telefilm Canada administers the programs of the Canada Media Fund and the Talent Fund, a private donation initiative, as well as the Canada Feature Film Fund.


Canada Feature Film Fund

The Canada Feature Film Fund, created in 2000 through the Canadian Feature Film Policy, financially supports the development, production, marketing of Canadian feature films that have potential for success in Canada and abroad.

For more information, visit Government of Canada website.


Canada Media Fund

Telefilm Canada has been responsible for the administration of the Canada Media Fund’s programs for the past 10 years.

The Canada Media Fund (CMF) fosters, develops, finances, and promotes the production of Canadian content and applications for all audiovisual media platforms. The CMF guides Canadian content towards a competitive global environment by fostering industry innovation, rewarding success, enabling a diversity of voice and promoting access to content through public and private sector partnerships. The CMF receives financial contributions from the Government of Canada and Canada’s cable, satellite and IPTV distributors.

For more information, please visit



The Talent Fund

Telefilm Canada is committed to finding and developing new sources of financing for the industry through the creation of the Talent Fund. Launched in 2013, the Talent Fund accepts corporate and private donations to help support emerging talent and finance the production and marketing of Canadian feature films.

For more information, to learn how to make a contribution to the fund, or to become a member of the Talent Fund Producers Club, please visit