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Nov 27, 2017, 14:01 ET Telefilm Canada more than doubles its commitment to support emerging talent

50 films to be funded, with more diverse opportunities Canada-wide Automatic financing for second features; help for short filmmakers graduating to feature films TORONTO, Nov. 27, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - ...


Nov 01, 2017, 14:58 ET Statement by Carolle Brabant, Executive Director - Announcing the preliminary results of Telefilm Canada's gender parity measures

MONTREAL, Nov. 1, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - "Following our announcement last November, we quickly implemented the gender parity measures outlined at the time. At the mid-way point of the first year, we are ...


Oct 30, 2017, 13:00 ET Three Canadian projects submitted and selected by Eurimages

MONTREAL, Oct. 30, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - As announced by Eurimages, the Council of Europe's Fund for co-production, distribution and exhibition of European cinema, three Canadian projects were selected ...


Oct 12, 2017, 13:00 ET Indigenous content speaks to the world at MIPCOM

MONTREAL and TORONTO, Oct. 12, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canada Media Fund (CMF) and Telefilm Canada are featuring the talent and producers behind the hit series Mohawk Girls at this year's MIPCOM,...


Oct 10, 2017, 14:51 ET Canada ready to make big splash at MIPJunior in Cannes with captivating line-up of short TV series for children

TORONTO and MONTRÉAL, Oct. 10, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Four innovative and engaging Canadian productions for children will be showcased at the upcoming MIPJunior, a major annual international event in...


Sep 26, 2017, 15:58 ET Movie Nights Across Canada partners with the Vancouver International Film Festival for gala screening of Mina Shum's Meditation Park

Vancouver is the final leg of the year-long celebration of Canada 150 that touched down in eight Canadian cities from coast-to-coast-to-coast VANCOUVER, Sept. 26, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - On Thursday,...


Sep 25, 2017, 15:00 ET François Girard's Hochelaga, Land of Souls to represent Canada in the race for the 2018 Best Foreign Language Film Oscar

MONTREAL, Sept. 25, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Director François Girard's Hochelaga, Land of Souls (Hochelaga, Terre des Âmes) will represent Canada for in the race for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar...


Sep 14, 2017, 11:03 ET Media advisory - Announcement of Canada's entry for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar

Photo and interview opportunities MONTREAL, Sept. 14, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - When: Monday, September 25, 2017, 2:30 p.m. Where: Monument National – LE CAFÉ 1182, boulevard Saint-Laurent Montréal, Québec ...


Sep 13, 2017, 13:21 ET Movie Nights Across Canada teams with Calgary International Film Festival for gala screening

When They Awake, an uplifting kaleidoscope of Indigenous music features artists including trip-hop sensation IsKwé and PowWow Step DJ Shub CALGARY, Sept. 13, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - On Wednesday,...


Aug 31, 2017, 11:52 ET The Tragically Hip documentary Long Time Running selected for special gala screening in Halifax September 14

Movie Nights Across Canada and FIN: Atlantic International Film Festival team up on an epic night to celebrate Canadian film and the beloved band Tickets go on sale Friday, September 1 at 12:00 p.m....


Aug 16, 2017, 12:36 ET Telefilm Canada and Birks celebrate the 5th anniversary of the Birks Diamond Tribute to the Year's Women in Film at TIFF

This year's event will honour five directors, five actors and two screenwriters Largest panel of jury members to date MONTREAL and TORONTO, Aug. 16, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Telefilm Canada and Birks...


Jun 28, 2017, 09:33 ET Spotlight on Nunavut talent: A special screening of Zacharias Kunuk's Maliglutit (Searchers)

Movie Nights Across Canada and Nunavut Film Development Corporation roll out the red carpet to celebrate Indigenous creative talent IQALUIT, NU, June 28, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - On Wednesday, June 28,...


May 25, 2017, 13:22 ET Original Canadian Voices, Original Canadian Stories: Telefilm Canada and the Talent Fund Announce the 18 Projects Selected Under the Micro-Budget Production Program

MONTREAL, May 25, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Telefilm Canada and the Talent Fund announce the 18 English- and French-language projects selected under the Talent Fund-supported Micro-Budget Production...


May 19, 2017, 13:44 ET Telefilm Canada and the Rogers Group of Funds celebrate 10 years of partnership as they announce their support of 18 documentary productions

Telefilm Canada has increased its investment in the Theatrical Documentary Program in support of its objective to achieve a balanced production portfolio by 2020. Some of Canada's foremost filmmakers ...


Apr 27, 2017, 14:39 ET Telefilm Canada awards 2016 Guichet d'or to director and screenwriters of Les 3 p'tits cochons 2

MONTREAL, April 27, 2017 This morning, Michel Pradier, Director, Project Financing, and Marie-France Godbout, National Director, Feature Films - French Market of Telefilm Canada presented the 2016...


Apr 27, 2017, 10:30 ET Telefilm Canada awards 2016 Guichet d'or to director and screenwriters of Les 3 p'tits cochons 2

Director Jean-François Pouliot and screenwriters Pierre Lamothe and Claude Lalonde receive award MONTREAL, April 27, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - This morning, Telefilm Canada presented its annual Guichet...


Apr 21, 2017, 11:35 ET Media Advisory - Invitation from Telefilm Canada - 2016 Guichet d'or Award ceremony - Photo and interview opportunity

MONTRÉAL, April 21, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Telefilm Canada invites you to celebrate the box-office success of the film Les 3 petits cochons 2 during the tenth annual Guichet d'or Award ceremony,...


Apr 06, 2017, 14:14 ET Telefilm Canada upgrades client service with Dialogue online application platform

Provides collaborative cloud-based environment for clients Can evolve to add new programs and partners Improved data collection capability to help report on gender parity objectives MONTREAL, April...


Mar 27, 2017, 11:17 ET Exceptional Canadian documentaries and VR showcased at MIP 2017

TORONTO and MONTREAL, March 27, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canada Media Fund (CMF) and Telefilm Canada, have once again partnered with Canadian industry leaders to feature compelling content at this year's...


Mar 22, 2017, 11:10 ET G. Grant Machum appointed Vice-Chair of Telefilm Canada's Board

MONTREAL, March 22, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Telefilm Canada is pleased to announce that G. Grant Machum, Chair of the Nominating, Evaluation and Governance Committee, has been named Vice-Chair of its...


Mar 13, 2017, 10:19 ET Canadian actress Karine Vanasse named Talent Fund ambassador

MONTREAL, March 13, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - The Talent Fund, a private donation fund that supports Canada's emerging film talent, is pleased to announce that award-winning actress Karine Vanasse, a film...


Mar 02, 2017, 11:42 ET As it turns 50, Telefilm Canada pays tribute to Canadian talent and salutes its partners

Telefilm has funded close to 6 200 productions and invested $3.3 billion since 1967 MONTREAL, March 2, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - On March 3, 1967, the Canadian Film Development Corporation Act was passed...


Feb 07, 2017, 13:00 ET Telefilm Canada increases feature film production and marketing financing for Indigenous talent to $4 million annually

MONTREAL, Feb. 7, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Following its announcement of November 11, 2016 regarding gender parity measures for feature film production financing, Telefilm Canada is now pleased to...


Jan 24, 2017, 15:34 ET Telefilm Canada partners on innovative initiatives to help Canadians celebrate great Canadian cinema anywhere, anytime

MONTREAL, Jan. 24, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - It's never been easier to discover and re-discover great Canadian feature films! In honour of the 150th anniversary of Canada's Confederation and Telefilm...


Jan 24, 2017, 12:06 ET Telefilm Canada congratulates the Canadian talent nominated for an Oscar

MONTREAL, Jan. 24, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - "On behalf of everyone at Telefilm Canada, I'd like to extend my heartfelt congratulations to all of this year's Canadian Oscar nominees. This recognition of...