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Phase 2 COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund – Telefilm Allocation: Applications Now Being Accepted Online

17 August 2020

August 17, 2020 – Telefilm Canada would like to inform eligible companies  that applications for the second phase of COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund – Telefilm Allocation are now being accepted through Dialogue. Eligibility criteria, essential information guides and guidelines can be accessed here.

The Government of Canada recently unveiled the final components of the second and final phase of the Emergency Relief Fund, which included an investment of $1,755,000 and $1,000,000 to be distributed by Telefilm respectively to movie theatres that show Canadian films,  and to audiovisual training and development partners that have not already received financial support under the Emergency Relief Fund.

Companies are encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience. Please note, the financing provided will be granted on a first come, first served basis, until the available funding is exhausted.

A dedicated team of full-time staff members will handle applications. Questions can be sent to