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Promotion Program – General Admission Stream

Summary

Activity type
Small and/or emerging Canadian film festivals
Activity date
Festivals with a start date between July 1, 2022 and September 30, 2023
Applicants
Canadian organizations
Submission
Dialogue

Program overview

The General Admission Stream provides streamlined funding small and/or emerging film festivals that are aimed at the general public.

Who can apply

Canadian-controlled corporations who: 

  • Have their head office in Canada. 
  • Work in the film, television or digital media sectors. 

Information about the program

Guidelines

Please review the documents for full program details and eligibility criteria.

Key dates

IT support is only available on business days until 5:00 pm EST

Key dates
Opening
January 16, 2023 8:00 AM EST
Closing
January 20, 2023 11:59 PM EDT

For festivals between April 1, 2023 and September 30, 2023.

Key dates
Opening
April 25, 2022 8:00 AM EDT
Closing
May 06, 2022 11:59 PM EDT

Applications are closed for festivals with a start date between July 1, 2022 and March 31, 2023.

Latest updates

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May 6, 2022

For festivals between July 1, 2022 and March 31, 2023

The program is no longer accepting applications for festivals between July 1, 2022 and March 31, 2023.

March 24, 2022

New Guidelines, Essential Information Guide and other supporting documents

A new version of the Guidelines, the Essential Information Guide and other supporting documents are now available.

December 2, 2021

Addendum to the General Admission Stream Guidelines are now available

Promotion Program – General admission stream

May 6, 2021

General Admission Stream Guidelines and Essential Information Guide now available

Promotion Program – General admission stream

Apply for funding

Please read our How to apply page for more information on the application process.

Applications must be submitted through Dialogue.

Application documents

Resources

Templates

Declarations and affidavits

Business policies

Contact

Atlantic Region and Ontario

Savine Wong

Phone: 647-475-4913
Toll free: 1-800-567-0890
Email: Savine.Wong@telefilm.ca

Quebec and Francophones outside of Quebec

Sophie Therrien

Phone: 438-469-1263
Toll free: 1-800-567-0890
Email: Sophie.Therrien@telefilm.ca

Pacific, Prairies, Ontario and the Northwest Territories

Barbara Chirinos

Phone: 604-376-1046
Toll free: 1-800-567-0890
Email: Barbara.Chirinos@telefilm.ca

For any question regarding enrolment: enr@telefilm.ca