Talent to Watch: New and improved support for emerging talent

The next generation of Canada’s content creators was spotlight at Telefilm Canada’s Annual Public Assembly on November 28th, 2017 at Ryerson University in Toronto. Executive Director Carolle Brabant spoke to the success achieved by the 73 Talent Fund-supported first...

Emerging Filmmakers Celebrated at Film Festivals Across Canada

As the 2017 Film Festival Season comes to a close, Talent Fund supported Micro-Budget Program recipients have been celebrated across the country. Luk’Luk’I A portrait of five Vancouverites living on society’s fringes during the 2010 Winter Olympics, Luk’Luk’I...
Micro-Budget web series gives pride to Franco-Albertan community

Micro-Budget web series gives pride to Franco-Albertan community

Edmonton’s Franco-Albertan community is a small-yet-mighty part of the city’s population. Through the Talent Fund-supported Micro-Budget Production Program, Far West Productions was able to create the digital series Abigaëlle et le date coaching. Shot entirely...

Cory Bowles’ Black Cop takes TIFF by storm

”From the heart of the hubbub of the Toronto International Film Festival, Cory Bowles is having some difficulty finding a quiet corner where he can talk about the premiere of his Halifax-shot feature Black Cop. […] One year ago, Bowles was making the...
More Success for The Sun At Midnight and Werewolf

More Success for The Sun At Midnight and Werewolf

The Talent Fund-supported Micro-budget Production Program feature films continue to succeed in Canada and internationally, screening at festivals, winning awards, and earning well-deserved recognition. The Sun At Midnight, written, directed, and produced by Kirsten...