This guide for business owners covers current Telefilm Canada funding programs, including contributions, advances, equity investments, and other types of financing for entrepreneurs.
This is our dedicated “hub” page for Telefilm Canada funding programs. We’ll continuously update this page to reflect changes in programs – so bookmark this page and check back often for updates!
Telefilm Canada Mandate
A proud champion of Canadian talent and stories, at home and abroad, Telefilm has been at the heart of the Canadian audiovisual industry for more than half a century.
Telefilm Canada’s mandate is to foster and promote the development of the audiovisual industry in Canada.
Telefilm Canada’s vision: Telefilm and Canada, Partner of Choice. As a Partner of Choice, Telefilm fosters, finances, and promotes an ever-evolving screen-based industry in Canada.
Telefilm Canada Funding Programs
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.
Below are links to the Telefilm Canada’s specific programs:
- General Admission Stream – funding for festivals
- Limited Edition Stream – funding for festivals
- Industry Initiatives Stream
- Reopening Fund – Open Access Stream