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Reopening Fund – Open Access Stream

Summary

Activity type
Canadian film festivals that did not receive Telefilm funding support under Limited Edition or General Admission streams
Activity date
Festivals with a start date between July 1, 2022 and June 30, 2023
Applicants
Canadian organizations
Submission
via email at promotion@telefilm.ca

Program Outline

The Reopening Fund – Open Access Stream offers access to the Reopening Fund to Canadian festivals that did not receive Telefilm funding support through the Limited Edition and General Admission streams of the Promotion Program.

Who can apply

All applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • be Canadian-controlled companies operating in the film, television or digital media sectors   
  • have their head office in Canada and operate in Canada   
  • be in need of funding for business continuity and to safeguard jobs   

Information about the program

Previous

Key dates

Key dates
Opening
January 30, 2023 8:00 AM EST
Closing
February 09, 2023 11:59 AM EST

For festivals held April 1, 2023 to June 30, 2023.

IT support is only available until 5 pm EST.

Key dates
Opening
May 09, 2022 8:00 AM EST
Closing
June 19, 2022 11:59 PM EST

Applications are closed for festivals held July 1, 2022 to March 31, 2023.

IT support is only available until 5 pm EST.

Latest updates

April 26, 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.

November 2, 2021

Reopening Fund – Open Access Stream Guidelines now available

Reopening Fund – Open Access Stream

Apply for funding

Complete applications (including Application Form, Attestation and Void Cheque) must be submitted via email to promotion@telefilm.ca.

Documentation

Declarations & Affidavits

Contact

Any questions can be sent to:

For any question regarding enrolment: enr@telefilm.ca