Programs

Program Deadlines

Below is an outline of the 2020-2021 CMF Funding Program deadlines.

Key Program Application Dates and Deadlines

Envelope Program

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Alternative Access to the Development Envelope Program April 20, 2020 - - December 4, 2020
Alternative Access to the Performance Envelope Program April 20, 2020 - - December 4, 2020
Development Envelope (English & French) April 20, 2020 October 29, 2020 - December 4, 2020
Performance Envelope Program April 20, 2020 October 15, 2020 - December 4, 2020

Convergent Stream: First Come, First Served Programs

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Anglophone Minority Incentive May 14, 2020 August 27, 2020 September 3, 2020 December 4, 2020
Development Pilot Program - Experienced Producers November 26, 2020 - - January 21, 2021
English Regional Production Bonus May 14, 2020 August 27, 2020 September 10, 2020 December 4, 2020
Export Program September 3, 2020 - - December 4, 2020
Francophone Minority Program: Development May 28, 2020 - - January 16, 2021
Indigenous Program: Development and Predevelopment May 28, 2020 - - January 16, 2021
Northern Incentive: Development May 28, 2020 - - January 16, 2021
Northern Incentive: Production April 30, 2020 July 29, 2020 July 30, 2020 December 4, 2020
Predevelopment Program June 18, 2020 - - January 16, 2021
Quebec French Regional Development April 30, 2020 - - January 16, 2021
Quebec French Regional Production Incentive May 7, 2020 - - December 4, 2020
Versioning Program June 18, 2020 - - January 16, 2021

Convergent Stream: Selective Programs

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
CMF-Quebecor Fund Export Assistance Program Partnership Please contact the Quebecor Fund for more detail.
CMF-Quebecor Fund Intellectual Properties Program Please contact the Quebecor Fund for more detail.
Diverse Languages Program - - - September 17, 2020
Early Stage Development Program - - - October 15, 2020
English POV Program - - - June 4, 2020
Francophone Minority Program: Production May 8, 2020 - - September 3, 2020
Indigenous Program: Production - - - May 21, 2020
WildBrain-CMF Kids & Family Development Program - - - November 30, 2020

Experimental Stream: First Come, First Served Programs

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Accelerator Partnership Program (A2P) April 20, 2020 - - December 4, 2020
Conceptualization Program September 3, 2020 - - January 16, 2021

Experimental Stream: Selective Programs

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Commercial Projects Program: Production - May 14, 2020 - September 10, 2020
Development Packaging Program: Short Form Scripted Series - - - March 2, 2020
Digital Linear Series Program - - - October 1, 2020
Innovation & Experimentation Program: Production - May 4, 2020 - September 17, 2020
Limited Marketing and Promotion: Commercial Projects Program - May 19, 2020 - October 15, 2020
Limited Marketing and Promotion: Innovation & Experimentation Program - May 19, 2020 - October 15, 2020
Prototyping Program - May 19, 2020 - October 15, 2020

International Incentives

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Berlin-Brandenburg (Germany) - - - September 1, 2020
Brazil - - - February 1, 2021
Denmark - - - December 14, 2020
Luxembourg - - - November 12, 2020
Northern Ireland - - - August 14, 2020
South Africa - - - October 30, 2020
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