Next application deadlines reminder for some of the CMF programs

Toronto – August 31, 2011. The next CMF application deadlines for its Convergent Stream and its Experimental Stream are as follows:

Convergent Stream
Diverse Languages Program: September 6, 2011
Aboriginal Program – production: September 19, 2011
Francophone Minority Program – production: September 26, 2011

For the Convergent Stream programs, it is important to remind applicants that both the television and the digital media components are taken into account in the selective evaluation process (see the Evaluation Grids at section 2.4 of each relevant program). As such, a rich and substantial digital media component is likely to result in a higher ranking for a convergent project.

Experimental Stream
Development, Production, Marketing: September 30 2011

Analysts from the CMF Program Administrator|Telefilm Canada are available for pre-application consultations. If applicants want to discuss their projects, they can get in touch with their local Telefilm Canada office. (contact information here: )

Connect. Create. Innovate.
The Canada Media Fund (CMF) champions the creation and promotion of successful, innovative, Canadian content and software applications for current and emerging digital platforms through financial support and industry research. Created by Canada’s cable and satellite distributors and the Government of Canada, the CMF aspires to connect Canadians to our creative expressions, to each other, and to the world.


For information:

Pierre Campeau
Communications Manager
[email protected]